CRIMINAL PARALEGAL

Location
London
Salary
Dependent on experience
Posted
16 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Mar 2018
Ref
NJ01268361
Contact
Nell Jones
Practice area
Crime
Position
Paralegal
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Specialist practice seeks ambitious Criminal Paralegal on a permanent basis in London.

The Firm
Our client is a specialist law firm with an outstanding reputation for work in high-profile white-collar crimes as well as representing clients across the whole range of criminal offences. Located within easy reach of excellent transport links they appeal to locals and commuters alike. Extremely proactive, with a robust, problem-solving approach, the firm is highly-accredited and multi-award-winning, listed on the serious fraud panel and regularly defending very-high-costs matters.

The Role
We are now actively seeking a dynamic and ambitious paralegal to join the firm’s Magistrates’ Court and Crown Court team in North London. Working closely with senior members of the department, the successful Paralegal will manage a varied caseload of Magistrates and Crown Court file, ensuring high levels of client care and service at all times. A key part of this role will require the successful Paralegal to prepare cases for trial which will involve gathering evidence, liaising with clients and the Court and drafting statements. Strong organisational and time management skills as well as the ability to work with minimal supervision will be essential. In return the successful Paralegal can expect exposure to high quality work and the chance to opportunity to advance their career within a leading practice in this field.

The Candidate
Applications are welcomed from Paralegals with a minimum of one years’ experience gained within a similar role;
Possess excellent communication and client care skills, able to explain complex matters in clear, accessible language;
Strong academics including a 2:1 at degree level is desirable but not essential;
Have the ability to organise your workload to meet tight deadlines;
Work well as part of a team as well as on your own initiative;
Be personable, professional and detail orientated.

CRIMINAL PARALEGAL

For further details of this Criminal Paralegal vacancy, please contact Nell quoting reference NJ01268361.



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