Paralegal

Recruiter
Law Support
Location
London, South East England
Salary
38000.0000
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, an elite tier US & International law firm here in the City, is looking to hire a Paralegal to work within their Investigations and Criminal Litigation team.

The successful candidate will work as part of a team to assist the Criminal Litigation lawyers to advise their Clients on criminal law/regulatory matters. The work is of high interest and will include:
• Fraud/business crime
• Corruption
• Financial services enforcement actions
• Money laundering and proceeds of crime offences
• Cartels

The Paralegal team are responsible for undertaking legal research, assisting in fact development on cases, summarising evidence, supporting with administrative duties and preparing case files alongside any other reasonable duty in line of the role.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for one of the best law firms in the City and is a permanent position, paying a highly competitive salary of circa £38,000 per annum, plus overtime and a desirable benefits package. Ideal candidates will have excellent academics, a high IT proficiency and strong interpersonal skills; necessary in order to communicate productively with staff at all levels. To be considered for this role, applicants must have prior experience of working within a Litigation department of a City or US law firm, a genuine interest in criminal law and the ability to cope with conflicting demands in order to meet deadlines.

Do not delay in applying, quoting ref: USLS-ICLP4717, applications are being welcomed ASAP.