Commercial Paralegal - Global Commercial Firm

qed legal
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Commercial Paralegal - Global Commercial Firm

An exceptional top tier Legal 500 listed international commercial practice wishes to appoint a Commercial Paralegal to its formidable Commercial Team which is based in Birmingham city centre.

The firm is a very highly regarded full service international law firm and has a well deserved reputation as a major heavyweight. The practice prides itself on providing a first class service and is able to boast a level of technical excellence that is second to none. The firm has a stellar client base and acts for multi-national corporations and FTSE 100 companies.

The Commercial Team is at the forefront of the sector and is almost always instructed by household name international companies to meet their commercial needs across a broad spectrum of sectors to include IT, retail, food and drink, financial services and telecoms.

The firm is looking to recruit a paralegal with a minimum of 12 months' experience of working in a commercial role in order to provide support to the Commercial Team. This is a varied role and you will be tasked with reviewing and advising on commercial contracts, providing corporate support, reporting to clients and drafting commercial contracts and confidentiality agreements.

What makes this role different to those at competitor firms are the various opportunities to move into different areas of the Commercial Team so this is an ideal opportunity for those whose career is in its infancy and who want to be exposed to a broad spectrum of commercial matters before specialising in a particular sector. In addition, you will be exposed to some of the most technically complex and challenging commercial instructions on the market and you will be guided by experts in the sector meaning that you will learn a huge amount in a very short space of time.

This is an ideal opportunity for those seeking to accelerate their career and enhance both internal external training contract applications. The salary is competitive is excellent for this level and there is potential to progress through the firm's structure meaning that long term career desires can be met. Benefits include 25 days' holiday, life insurance, private health care insurance and also travel loan schemes.

For more information on this Commercial Paralegal role please contact Matt Robinson at QED Legal.