Corporate Paralegal

Location
England, London
Salary
£28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
02 Jan 2019
Closes
30 Jan 2019
Ref
BBBH9189
Contact
Andrew Burrows
Position
Paralegal
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This US law firm is in the top 20 world's largest firms by headcount. They are Tier 1-3 in the UK Legal 500 rankings across many of their departments and have been recognised as America's most innovative law firm. They ahead of the technological and commercial curve. They also champion women in the workplace and are keen worldwide advocates of human rights and equality; they take extremely good care of their employees and are recognised as one of the best law firms in the world to work in.

The Firm

The firm work with HNW clients and Fortune 250 companies across the globe, the quality of their work is up there with the best. They are market leaders on a global scale. They have offices across Asia, Europe, the Middle East, US, South America and more.

In addition to their globally recognised legal and commercial prowess, they are champions of human rights, pro bono initiatives and women in the workplace equality. This makes them an extremely attractive place to work. The employee is always at the forefront of the work they do.

This is a dynamic, innovative and very attractive place to work.

The Role

Because the firm is expanding, they are looking for a Commercial/Corporate Paralegal to join their thriving London office in a unique, very exciting role.

The corporate and commercial teams are one of the world's largest. They have expertise in M&A's, joint ventures, recapitalizations, public and private debt and equity offerings, company secretarial support, corporate governance reviews, Charters, Policies and Procedures, across technology, manufacturing, financial services, energy, healthcare, infrastructure and more.

They accomplish Corporate and Commercial project goals on a national, local and international scale. They often have real world experience, making them dynamic and extremely commercially, as well as legally, aware.

This role is an exciting one. This will be a mixed role, you will need to have company secretarial skills as well as legal knowledge to do drafting, writing precedents, etc.

You will work closely with the Company Secretary and the PSL in the Corporate department, and will also engage in some general secretarial and admin tasks. This role has the potential to grow and to change going forwards. This will give you a potential opportunity to have a fluid and dynamic role in one of the best recognised and largest law firms in the world, meaning the chances for progression could be huge.

Requirements

  • You will have 1+ years' experience in Commercial/Corporate Law
  • You will have experience drafting documents, writing precedents, etc.
  • You will have company secretarial skills
  • You will come across exceedingly well
  • You will ideally be currently working at a Top 100 UK/US firm
  • You will be a team player
  • This is an excellent opportunity for a Commercial/Corporate Paralegal to join this global market leading law firm in their London office.

    Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.