The London office of a US law firm are looking for a corporate paralegal, who hasn’t yet secured a training contract, to join their market leading team on a permanent basis and assist on a wide variety of transactional work. You will be working directly alongside two partners and be expected to deal with all aspects of paralegal work; this is an opportunity to gain real autonomy.
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 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.
It is essential that you have a minimum of a 2:1, completed the LPC, have quality corporate/funds/banking/finance experience as a paralegal in another US or international firm and have experience of company secretarial procedures. You must also have exceptional communication and IT skills. Excellent benefits including Bupa, season ticket loan, pension and a bonus. Stunning offices. This is a rare opportunity for a paralegal to really get involved in the work as their London office does not have any trainees or NQs and so the quality of the experience you will gain is very high-you will get exposure to the kind of work usually given to trainees. Exceptional long term prospects for an ambitious paralegal.