Paralegal

Recruiter
Cordant People
Location
Witham, Essex
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Paralegal- Witham up to £35,000

Permanent Ref-19503075

An opportunity has arose for an experienced paralegal to join a well established holdings company headquartered in Witham, Essex. The role itself offers great diversity, due to the different businesses you deal with on a daily basis, giving you a chance to round off skills in multiple sectors and cultivate your skill set. You MUST have experience in commercial law.

Key Responsibilities and Duties include:

  • Perform legal and factual research - researching the most valid arguments, reviewing case facts, identifying the relevant laws and ensuring all other relevant information is considered in a case.
  • Produce accurate memorandum documenting the results of research.
  • Summarising legal documents.
  • Organise and analyse information.
  • Cross-check and validate information.
  • Draft terms and conditions and simple contracts.
  • Check legal forms and documents for accuracy.
  • Review and monitor new and updated regulations.
  • Proof reading legal documents.
  • Produce accurate attendance notes documenting telephone calls / meetings involving legal matters.
  • Create / update legal precedents.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Law degree and ideally LPC training.
  • Ability to perform legal research.
  • Attention to detail.
  • In depth knowledge of legal terminology and principles of contract law and e-commerce.
  • The ability to analyse legal documents for accuracy.
  • A spirit of co-operation and a positive 'can do' attitude
  • Good team player.
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills are essential.
  • Excellent organisational skills, ability to use initiative and to work well under pressure.


Benefits

  • Mon-Fri 8.30am - 5.30pm
  • Free Parking
  • 25 days holiday plus your birthday
  • part time considered


Keywords-Paralegal, law, commercial, company,

Cordant People are an equal opportunities employer

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