German Language Specialist Litigation Paralegal

London (Central), London (Greater)
Market leading salary
28 Apr 2021
06 May 2021
Job Title
Practice Area
Commercial Litigation
Contract Type
Full Time

German Language Specialist Litigation Paralegal sought by International Law Firm for a long term temporary contract. 

The Client

Our client, a highly prestigious International Law Firm, is seeking a German speaking Paralegal to join their Dispute Resolution Group on a long term temporary contract.

The Role

The successful candidates work will include (but not be limited to):

  • Native or fluent in German language 
  • Pre-trial organisation and maintenance during trial
  • Working with the e-Disclosure team in planning the document review.
  • Review of documents as part of the disclosure and witness preparation exercises
  • Acting as the interface between the review team and e-Disclosure in ensuring the latest technology is being utilised.
  • Working with e-Disclosure teams, to identify and utilise the latest technology at all stages of the process.
  • Annotating, paginating, redacting and merging documents and inserting handwritten amendments into documents.
  • Various administrative duties as and when required

The Requirements

The ideal candidate will have some (if not all) of the following characteristics and skills:

  • Immediately available
  • Previous litigation paralegal experience within a similar institution
  • A demonstrable interest in technology and its’ application within law
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently without supervision and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Very strong academics – LLB/GDL – LPC preferred but not essential (at least 2.1 / Commendation or above)