Paralegal/Snr Paralegal/Legal Executive - Commercial Litigation

Recruiter
Chadwick Nott
Location
Exeter, England, Devon
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
08 Jul 2019
Closes
05 Aug 2019
Ref
SBJ286133
Contact
Sarah Boxall
Contract/hours
Full time

Our Client a Top 50 Law firm are seeking to recruit a Paralegal, Senior Paralegal or Legal Executive to join their established Commercial Litigation practice in Exeter. They have extensive experience of acting for public and private sector commercial clients on a broad spectrum of dispute resolution matters including litigation, arbitration and ADR and this position has arisen due to an increase in work.

The role will include:

  • Assisting the team with advising a mixed client base of commercial sector clients on a broad range of commercial disputes
  • Assisting the team negotiate settlements with opposing parties and advising clients on this subject
  • Drafting court proceedings, witness statements and affidavits
  • Preparing trial bundles
  • Progressing and managing cases that proceed to trial by complying with Court directions such as disclosure and instructing counsel
  • Building and maintaining effective client relationships
  • Participation in marketing initiatives

You will need:

  • Client focus, drive and enthusiasm, commercial awareness, the ability to work to deadlines, good interpersonal skills, presenting and client facing skills and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Strong technical skills - with experience of advising on a broad range of litigation matters preferably commercial
  • An excellent academic record - Graduate or CILEx

For more information, please contact Sarah Boxall at Chadwick Nott.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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