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Paralegal - Training Contract secured

EJ Legal
£31,500 + OT
Closing date
21 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Legal Support, Paralegal
Experience Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
Corporate, Litigation/Dispute Resolution, Commercial Litigation

Job Details

Do you have a Training Contract that will commence in March 2025 or later? Are you looking to work for 6-12 months? Do you want to gain practical Paralegal experience before commencing your TC? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you:

A top international law firm in the City are seeking Future Trainees to join them as Paralegals for 6-12 months across both their Corporate and Commercial Litigation teams.

Your new role:

The successful Paralegal can look forward to assisting Associates and Partners. Your day-to-day duties will include:
  • Conducting legal research.
  • Managing your own caseload of mixed matters.
  • Supporting strong client relationships.
  • Drafting and reviewing various documents.
  • On the transactional side: Companies House filings, assisting with completions, due diligence, managing CP checklists, preparing securities filings prior to fund closings for submission to the applicable regulatory authority.
  • On the contentious side: proofreading and cross-referencing, acting as a key contact point between the firm, clients and counsel, drafting agreements and trial preparation, e.g. document review and bundling.
About you:
  • The successful Paralegal will have secured a Training Contract to commence in early 2025 or later.
  • Whilst previous Paralegal experience would be beneficial, those who have gained legal experience through Vacation Schemes are also encouraged to apply!
In return:
In return, the successful Paralegal will receive a salary of £31,500 plus overtime and the opportunity to develop practical Paralegal skills that will prepare you really well for your Training Contract. They have a hybrid working policy of 3:2, an in house physio, and free breakfasts and lunches from their delicious canteen. The firm have a sizeable Paralegal cohort in London, so there is a great peer group ready and waiting for you to join. Apply today to find out more!


Whether you are planning a career move, or you are looking to hire permanent or temporary legal talent or you are simply interested in finding out more about the legal marketplace, both in house and in private practice, you have come to the right place.

Why Use EJ Legal?
EJ Legal was set up in 1992 as a specialist legal recruitment agency – one of the first in the country. From the outset our aim was to provide a highly focussed service: we specialise in finding private practice solicitors jobs in London and the South East at partner and assistant level, and in moving solicitors into in house roles in the financial services sector and in commerce and industry. We are one of the leading legal recruitment agencies in London and we are recognised throughout the industry for the level of commitment we bring to the recruitment process, our exceptionally high ratio of successful, long term introductions and our innovative approach to addressing the needs of both our candidates and our clients.

Company info
0207 400 2000
55-57 High Holborn
United Kingdom

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