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Paralegal - London & Regional

Paralegal - London & Regional

Paralegal 

Accutrainee Overview           

Accutrainee works with many legal service providers delivering top quality junior resources in line with their business needs. This means paralegal opportunities arise throughout the year. Our clients include FTSE 100 organisations, global investment banks and UK & US law firms ranging from large City firms to small niche practices.

Main duties and responsibilities

As a Paralegal you will provide support to lawyers in a variety of ways depending on your role. These may include:

  • Assisting with legal, administrative and document management support
  • Conducting legal research
  • Supporting business development activities
  • Assisting with transaction and/or case work
  • Attending meetings/hearings, taking attendance notes, writing letters
  • Processing and reviewing documents
  • Filing, scanning, photo-copying and proof-reading
  • Time recording and billing

Given the variety of clients we work with, roles can arise within private practice, in-house legal teams, financial institutions or consultancy firms. Depending on the paralegal opportunity and our clients’ needs, if successful, you will either be employed by Accutrainee and seconded to our client or employed directly by our client.

Qualifications Required

Strong GCSEs and A Levels are preferable.

A Law degree or equivalent (GDL) would be beneficial and may mean more opportunities will be open to you as some clients require a degree of previous legal education.

Previous experience of working within a legal environment is an advantage, but not essential. 

Additional Requirements/Skills

  • Highly organised
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be highly accurate with strong attention to detail
  • Technologically proficient
  • Capable of working on your own as well as part of a team
  • Confident and analytical

When to apply

As paralegal opportunities arise throughout the year, it is advisable to get your application in to us as quickly as possible. During the selection process we will discuss with you the type of experience you are looking to gain.

Training Contract applications

If you are interested in Training Contract positions, please make a separate application.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

London

200 Aldersgate St
EC1A London Directions info@accutrainee.com +44 (0)20 7040 0973

Workplace & Culture

We pride ourselves on our collaborative culture, which prioritises training and  support and encourages networking. 

Accutrainee is founded on the principles on innovation, our goal is to revolutionise the traditional Training Contract model through flexibility, quality and our market experience. We place a great amount of importance on the quality of training and development our trainees receive throughout their training contract.

Our ultimate aim is to be recognised as the training establishment of choice & for producing the best quality trainees in the legal profession.

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