Paralegal - Property Litigation

7 days left

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£24,000 per annum
Posted
20 Apr 2021
Closes
18 May 2021
Ref
OGA86660
Job Title
Paralegal
Practice Area
Property Litigation
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has just arisen for a Property Litigation Paralegal to join a top City law firm.

This top 100 law firm possess one of the highest ranked social housing team in the UK and have a proven track record of offering training contracts to their paralegals. This is a great opportunity for a Property Litigation Paralegal to progress their career within one of the biggest and most successful practices in the country.

As a Property Litigation Paralegal, you will be responsible for assisting the fee earners in the team as well as having the chance to build and manage your own caseload. You will be advising landlords and social housing providers on a broad range of disputes such as rent arrears matters and breach of tenancy issues.

Key responsibilities:

  • Draft and prepare claim forms, pleadings and witness statements for the County Court, ensuring all are prepared as soon in advance as possible
  • Efficiently manage several deadlines relating to a variety of cases at any one time
  • Prepare trial bundles
  • Liaise with Court prior to trials to ensure necessary paperwork is sent and received and follow up on late/lost paperwork
  • Attend Court to assist Barristers and other fee-earners

The successful Property Litigation Paralegal will have good academics including at least a 2:1 or above at undergraduate level. Candidates must also possess an LLB or GDL certificate and previous experience working in Property Litigation. This role is ideally suited to someone working at a smaller firm looking to gain experience in a larger firm with great opportunities for development.

SO if you are a Property Litigation Paralegal seeking career progression please apply today!

It is EJ Legal’s policy, as a matter of courtesy to respond to all applications within three working days. However because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful and your details have not been retained. Please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. EJ Legal is a Recruitment Agency and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients. Thank you.

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