Your new firm
This industry leading law firm are currently looking for a paralegal to join their IP, Media & Technology group in Bristol. Having been highly ranked in the legal directories for all of their specialist areas, this is a great opportunity to gain exposure to varied and interesting work and good personal development opportunities. The firm are renowned for their culture and work/life balance and offer great flexible/agile working; as this role is based in Bristol it is anticipated that you will live within commuting distance.
Your new firm
The work will be a mixture of non-contentious commercial matters, data protection, as well as IT, IP, media and commercial litigation. The team are strongly regarded and deal with all aspects of IP and technology work. Their clients operate across a wide range of sectors, and include retailers, major brand owners, technology providers, publishers of traditional and digital media, manufacturers, designers, online businesses, advertising agencies and leading insurers. Duties will include assisting with general commercial work such as drafting consumer facing terms and conditions, brand protection, marketing and advertising queries, as well as assisting with the conduct of litigation/arbitration/mediation, preparing draft correspondence and completing high-level commercial contract reviews for a broad range of well-known Technology and Retail clients to assist senior lawyers with drafting and strategy advice.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be an ambitious paralegal who is passionate about IP, Technology, Data Protection, Commercial contracts or Media, either contentious or non-contentious. The firm are looking for someone with excellent academics; LPC graduates and/or CILEX qualifications are highly desirable. Prior experience as a paralegal would be preferred (ideally in a commercial or litigation department).
This presents as a standout opportunity in the Bristol market; for further information please contact Harriet Chapman at Hays Legal for further information.
What you need to do now
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