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Dispute Resolution Paralegal

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17 Sep 2021

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Dispute Resolution Paralegal


£18,000 - 20,000 per annum

We are working with a Lexcel accredited, Legal 500-recognised, multi-office law firm, who have been established for over thirty years.

We are looking for a Paralegal to support a team of fee earners in a busy Dispute Resolution department and develop your own caseload under supervision.

The role will involve:
  • Maintaining files and ensuring efficient case management of matters
  • File opening
  • Typing from dictation
  • Preparing of bills for approval
  • Drafting legal documents including correspondence, briefs, court documents, applications, full attendance notes and statements of evidence
  • Undertaking legal research
  • Time recording
  • Attend to clients at court with counsel

The position would suit a law graduate or LPC graduate with:
  • Knowledge of Civil Procedure Rules
  • Experience in legal research
  • Experience of Lexis Nexis or other legal databases
  • Experience of drafting legal documents
  • Experience of using a case management system
  • The ability to deal with sensitive situations and difficult clients in a professional, confidential manner
  • Dispute resolution experience (preferred but not essential)
  • Experience of working in a busy law firm

This is a full-time permanent job, working 9.00 am to 5.30 pm Monday to Friday (37.5 hours per week) and is offered with a range of benefits including:
  • Pension Scheme
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Discounted legal fees
  • Private healthcare scheme
  • Long service awards
  • A clear career path and regular reviews
  • Excellent career prospects
  • Full induction and onboarding programme
  • Technical and personal skills training
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Community and fundraising events

Note: salary stated is given in line with market rate and will be wholly dependent on experience. The information given above is correct to the best of our knowledge

For more information please contact Tracey or James at Talentwise Solutions

About Talentwise

Talentwise Solutions is a family-run, boutique recruitment agency specialising in legal and business support jobs throughout Coventry and Warwickshire, Birmingham and the Midlands.

We offer a tailored service, to find the right role and the right cultural fit for our candidates, and rest assured we will never forward your CV to any firm without first gaining your consent.

Know anyone who might be interested? We offer generous bonuses up to £500 for successful referrals. Conditions apply - contact us or view our website for details.
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