Litigation Paralegal

Recruiter
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Location
Central London, London
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Litigation Paralegal
London - £18,000 pa

Position - Litigation Paralegal
Paralegal/Civil Litigation/Commercial Litigation/Commercial Disputes/ADR/Property Litigation

A new opportunity has opened for a Paralegal or Legal Assistant to join an established London based law firm. The firm are a full service business with thriving practices catering to both individuals and businesses alike. Due to an increase in the amount of litigated business coming into the firm, they are now looking to bring in a Paralegal with the intention to move them into a trainee Solicitor capacity. As such the firm are looking for either an LPC graduate or someone who is close to completion of their course. The firm are also looking for someone who possesses at least a 2:1 in their undergraduate degree. Ideally the firm would also be looking for someone who previous experience working in a legal assistance capacity particularly within Civil or Commercial Litigation. In turn this is a great opportunity to work with an established London law firm that has a number of business generation streams that gives the firm stability and a constant stream of work. With the intention to move someone into a trainee Solicitor capacity, this is a great opportunity for a Paralegal to take on a role that will move them towards qualification.

Required Skills and Responsibilities;

- LPC graduate or close to completion of the LPC course.
- At least a 2:1 undergraduate degree.
- Ideally some experience in Civil and/or Commercial Litigation as a Paralegal or Legal Assistant.

About you;

- Be a team player
- Be a driven individual
- Excellent communication skills

If you have any further questions about the role, please do not hesitate to give me a call and I would be more than happy to discuss this exceptional opportunity with you in more detail!

Salary is negotiable Dependent upon Experience

Please contact Matthew Roby, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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