Paralegal - International Case Load

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Reading
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
06 May 2017
Closes
05 Jun 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Your new company

Listed as First Tier in the prestigious legal directories Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners and both are Lexcel accredited, the Law Society's rating for excellence in client care and practice management. This leading firm in Reading, Berkshire are looking for a Paralegal to join their flagship office. Their employees have been drawn from previous careers in leading city firms in London, Birmingham and Bristol and have come to this firm for the work, environment and culture.

Your new role

Working within the International team supporting the Head of Department based in our Thames Valley office, both full and part time hours will be considered. You will be working with a diverse range of international clients, drafting memos and undertaking Chinese research.

The Candidate You will be confident working on your own initiative.

What you'll need to succeed

You will have the ability to work on case files autonomously from time to time and use your own initiative in certain circumstances. However, there is a friendly and supportive team around you. You will have experience of the Chinese legal system. You must be fluent in Chinese as a vast amount of the cases you will be working on require liaising in Chinese (written and verbal preferred). You will have strong attention to detail and a positive work ethic.

What you'll get in return

Opportunity to progress and develop your career in this permanent position. Scope for this role at a senior level/NQ/qualified lawyer.

What you need to do now

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