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Paralegal

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Recruiter
Allen & Overy
Posted
14 August 2014
Closes
11 September 2014
Ref
UK2509
Contract
Hours
Practice Areas
Experience Level
Salary
Competitive

Further information

The Restructuring group is continually ranked in the top tier of all the leading guides and is consistently named as the leading restructuring and insolvency practice in the United Kingdom. The group is also heavily involved with 'new money' work, which ranges from high profile public bids and project financing, to secured and unsecured syndicated loans and a wide variety of structured financings and refinancings. The group often works on deals which require liaising closely with other areas of work in the firm's Banking practice, and analysing insolvency related issues arising from complex structured finance transactions.

Key requirements

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at any one time and to prioritise tasks
  • Ability to work hard within a fast pace environment and meet deadlines
  • Organised and methodical approach to work
  • High levels of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Positive attitude and style with clients and fee earners

Who we are looking for

  • 2:1 law degree or equivalent
  • Prior experience of working as a Paralegal either at A&O or another firm preferred
  • High level of computer literacy
  • Proven ability to effectively manage a busy workload and cope under pressure
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills within a professional manner
  • Enthusiastic
  • Team Player
  • High levels of initiative
  • Willingness to learn

Allen & Overy

Allen & Overy is a leading international legal practice with a truly global presence.