Exceptional candidates sought for paralegal roles

Recruiter Accutrainee
Posted Fri 7 Jun 2019
Location London and regional
Contact Andrea Gallo, Human resources administrator
Practice Areas Various
Experience Level Some previous paralegal experience will be advantageous
Closing Date Wed 31 Jul 2019

Accutrainee has fantastic opportunities for exceptional candidates looking for paralegal roles.

Accutrainee works with many legal service providers delivering top quality junior resources in line with their business needs. This means paralegal opportunities arise throughout the year. Our clients include FTSE 100 organisations, global investment banks, as well as UK and US law firms ranging from large City firms to small niche practices.

Main duties and responsibilities:

As a paralegal you will provide support to lawyers in a variety of ways depending on the role. These may include:

  • Assisting with legal, administrative and document management support
  • Conducting legal research
  • Supporting business development activities
  • Assisting with transaction and/or case work
  • Attending meetings/hearings, taking attendance notes, writing letters
  • Processing and reviewing documents
  • Filing, scanning, photo-copying and proof-reading
  • Time recording and billing

Given the variety of clients we work with, roles can arise within private practice, in-house legal teams, financial institutions or consultancy firms. Depending on the paralegal opportunity and our clients’ needs, if successful, you will either be employed by Accutrainee to be seconded to our client or employed directly by our client.

Qualifications required:

  • Completion of either a qualifying law degree or Graduate Diploma in Law
  • Previous experience of working within a legal environment is an advantage, but not essential    
  • Strong GCSEs and A Levels

Additional requirements/skills:

  • Highly organised
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Precise with strong attention to detail
  • Technologically proficient
  • Capable of working on your own as well as part of a team
  • Confident and analytical

When to apply?

Now! If we don’t know about you, we can’t consider you for opportunities!

Applications close 31 July 2019.

If you have any questions, please email them to Andrea Gallo: andrea.gallo@accutrainee.com