Civil Litigation Paralegal

Location
England, Oxfordshire, Oxford
Salary
£20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
11 Apr 2019
Closes
09 May 2019
Ref
BBBH12461
Contact
Andrew Burrows
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This is an exceptional opportunity for a junior Civil Litigation Paralegal to gain experience in high quality work across Civil Litigation, Employment and Family Law. The practice is very highly regarded for the work they do and have grown hugely in recent years, allowing for plentiful opportunities for career progression; around 60% of their current Partners joined as Trainees/Paralegals. They are modern, with an exciting focus on IT infrastructure investment and technological advancement and offer Training Contracts for Paralegals who do well at the firm.

The Firm

This leading regional Legal 500 firm has an enviable reputation within the local market. You will find that this firm punch well above their weight in terms of quality of work. With a rich heritage having been established for more than 40 years and taking an active role in the local community, they have built a substantial, quality base of clientele by a real focus on client care. You will find a modern, progressive, family feel within this firm which offers much more in the way of work life balance. This firm is known locally for its reputation for nurturing local legal talent which has resulted in an unprecedented staff retention rate allowing this practice to experience real growth in recent times. The firm now stands at over 100 members of staff and are seeing a pattern of consistent sustainable growth.

The Role

Because the firm is dealing with so much high-quality work, they are looking for a junior Civil Litigation Paralegal for their office just outside of Oxford.

You will work alongside and support friendly and well recognised Solicitors in Civil Litigation matters whilst also having a rare and exciting opportunity to work in Family and Employment Law matters, adding a real string to your bow and making you a well-rounded and desirable Paralegal.

You will receive excellent training so that you can work towards managing your own caseload and becoming a fee earning Paralegal. Experienced Paralegals are welcome to apply as well.

Requirements:

  • You will have some experience in Civil Litigation
  • You will work well in a team
  • You will come across well
  • You will have the LPC
  • You will be ambitious
  • This is an exceptional opportunity for a Civil Litigation Paralegal to join this thriving, Legal 500 Civil Litigation department in their office just outside of Oxford.

    Apply now for immediate consideration.