Paralegal/Litigation Assistant

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Oct 2016
Closes
04 Nov 2016
Job Title
Paralegal
Practice Area
Insurance
PQE Level
2-4
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Kennedys is looking to recruit a paralegal/litigation assistant based in our London office to join Kennedys’ Marine team. The team handles all aspects of marine insurance, shipping and transport and logistic matters, including: cargo related claims, warehousing disputes, freight forwarders agreements, carriage of goods (road, rail, sea and air), and policy coverage advice. Type of Clients: Lloyd’s syndicates, London market and international insurance and reinsurance companies, charterers, ports and terminal operators, freight forwarders, marine service providers, commodity traders, cargo owners and their insurers. Type of Cases: Wide variety of disputes across all classes of marine and political risks; wet and dry shipping disputes; insurance policy, commercial contract drafting, and warehouse disputes.

Experience

Essential:

  • 1-2* years’ marine law/shipping experience. Previous case management experience and use of IT database systems.