We need a paralegal to cover a wide range of jobs providing you with fabulous experience. The role is hands on and you will have exposure to clients. Start date September 2019.
What it takes
You must have at least a 2:1 degree and have passed the LPC. The more life experience you have the better. You need to be mature and confident. The most important skill is good communications skills and the ability to interact with different types of people. Accuracy comes a close second. The role is fast moving and technically challenging at times meaning you need to be agile and have the ability to think on your feet.
The type of work you will gain experience in
- Vetting new enquiries and creating a good first impression.
- Meeting and greeting clients and taking notes of some meetings.
- Assisting solicitors with the running of their files and preparing court documents, proof reading and submissions.
- Writing material to promote our firm showing an understanding of how law translates into business.
All of our trainees started life as a paralegal. If we can see the potential we will consider you for a training contract after 12-24 months of joining as a paralegal depending on prior experience and business needs at the time.