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Competition Paralegal

Taylor Root
England, London
£50000 - £60000 per annum
Closing date
2 Jul 2024

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Vacancy Type
Legal Support, Paralegal
Experience Level
Not Disclosed
Full Time
Practice Areas

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Competition Paralegal - Elite US firm - London

Taylor Root have partnered with a leading US law firm in their search for an experienced Competition Paralegal to join their market leading practice. This role will be based in the firms London office and will be offered on an initial 12-month FTC.

The Firm

Renowned for numerous market-leading practices; their strengths are in complex transactions, financings and restructurings, high-stakes litigation, and public policy and competition. They have developed a reputation in London as one of the leading US firms representing some of the largest and successful globally.

The Team

The team represent multinationals, conglomerates and global financial institutions across the full spectrum of EU/UK competition matters, including complex cross-border mergers, acquisitions, strategic alliances and joint ventures, technology transfer and intellectual property (IP) licensing, abuse of dominance and cartel investigations, investigations by government agencies and regulators, competition law damages claims and disputes.

The Role

As a Paralegal in the competition team, you will be required to assist the Associates and Partners on all aspects of the above however there will be a particular focus on transactional competition matters.

The Ideal Candidate

The successful paralegal will likely have at least 12/18 months of previous Competition, ideally with a focus on non-contentious/transactional matters. This experience will have been gained with another leading US or UK city law firm.

Why Apply?

If successful, you will be joining one of London most prestigious US firms and working alongside market leading competition solicitor who will be able to train and guide you through each transaction. The firm have also confirmed that they will be happy to sign off on QWE for the SQE in with the opportunity for Paralegal's to become NQ with the firm.

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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Hong Kong
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30 Cecil Street
Singapore 049712

T: +65 6420 0500

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