Commercial Litigation and Arbitration Paralegal

Recruiter
McKinlay Law
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£35,000
Posted
24 Nov 2021
Closes
26 Nov 2021
Job Title
Paralegal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Commercial Litigation and Arbitration Paralegal

Location: Central London

Salary: £35,000

Prestigious, highly regarded boutique law firm are looking for an experienced paralegal to assist their leading team of partners with a wide range of international and high-value, complex disputes work. The firm practice in a wide range of sectors including energy, intellectual property, technology, sport, and banking and finance.

There will also be an opportunity to assist the corporate / commercial department when needed so if you are a litigation / arbitration paralegal looking to expand their knowledge base, this could be an ideal role for you.

The team is growing rapidly and are very busy and so the successful paralegal will need to hit the ground running from day one. For this reason, it is essential that you have at least 12 months’ experience as a paralegal in litigation and arbitration and be confident with drafting a variety of documents including instructions to Counsel, disclosure letters, witness statements etc. You must also have strong proof-reading and research skills.

They have a truly international portfolio dealing with an interesting array of corporate clients in the UK and Worldwide. You should be comfortable handling complex, large-scale matters efficiently and have an excellent eye for detail as well as the ability to keep up with a very fast-paced level of work and in line with deadlines.

Innovative, progressive law firm with a collegiate type environment.

Requirements:

  • A minimum of 12 months’ experience as a paralegal in commercial litigation or arbitration
  • Excellent academics
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent communication, client and interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail particularly in legal research

McKinlay Law endeavour to contact all successful candidates within 24 hours. However, due to the volume of applications that we receive, we are not able to respond to every candidate individually. If you have not heard from us within 24 hours your application has been unsuccessful and we have not retained your details.