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Disputes Paralegal - Elite US Firm

Taylor Root
England, London
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Closing date
28 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Legal Support, Paralegal
Experience Level
Not Disclosed
Full Time
Practice Areas
Litigation/Dispute Resolution

Job Details

Litigation & Arbitration Paralegal - US firm - London.

Taylor Root have recently been instructed on a new Paralegal role with a leading US law firm. Our client is looking to hire an experienced Litigation & Arbitration Paralegal for their London office. This is a permanent opportunity.

The Firm

A multinational US law firm headquartered in New York, our client is one of the firms credited for globalising the legal profession. In London, they are known for their expertise in competition, finance, capital markets, and disputes and have been ranked in the upper echelons of the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners. Clients include global tech giants, gaming companies, large financial institutions and banks, and corporations.

The Team

The firm's disputes is one of the larger practices in London, boasting some very high value and juicy cases. The team is often recognized as one of the top litigation and arbitration groups globally, helping governments, corporations, financial institutions and individuals in cases that will regularly dominate world news. They have recently defended a large airline In a commercial claim and a well-known luxury car brand on a claim arising recently.

The Role

As a Paralegal in the team, you will handle litigation and arbitration issues such as securities, derivatives, M&A, sovereign debt, investment treaties, antitrust, bankruptcy, white-collar crime, and employment. You will have substantial work involvement, completing witness statements, legal research tasks, and daily case management, often at Associate level.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will have at least 6 months of prior experience gained from a leading city law firm in the litigation & arbitration team. If you have strong litigation experience but limited arbitration experience you are still encouraged to apply.

Why Apply?

Our client is uniquely positioned in London, having access to the highest quality level of work whilst also remaining a smaller outfit with a closely knit team compared to other US firms. As mentioned, you will be treated as a fee earner and the work will be meaningful and high value.

To find out more about this exciting new role and to apply for this exciting position please apply now.

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Established in the 1980s, Taylor Root is now widely recognised as being one of the world’s leading legal recruiters. Operating out of offices in the UK, Dubai, Asia and Australia, we are ideally placed to assist law firms, banks and companies with their legal recruitment on an international basis. Taylor Root has a strong track record in the recruitment of: Heads of legal and legal advisers; Law firm associates and partners; Contract/locum lawyers; Paralegals; Company secretaries and Compliance professionals.

We regularly recruit for positions in all of the following regions: Western and Eastern Europe; The Middle East; Asia including Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, mainland China and Bangkok; Australia and New Zealand, across The Caribbean and Offshore locations. .

In areas such as Project Finance, Derivatives or Capital Markets, where an international search is appropriate, our offices aim to provide truly global coverage and deliver a comprehensive candidate shortlist.

Through hard work, a professional and ethical approach, and not being afraid to be objective, Taylor Root continues to foster excellent, long-term candidate and client relationships throughout all of its offices.

Taylor Root is a member of The SR Group. The SR Group is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated to raising standards in the business environments that we serve. The sectors we cover include tax, legal, human resources, marketing, professional support and executive search, dealing with a substantial number of the world's leading professional partnerships, multi-national corporations and international banking groups as well as small to medium sized developing organisations.

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