Litigation Paralegal

Recruiter
Location
Leicester, England, Leicestershire
Salary
£15000 - £16000 per annum + Commission
Posted
18 Sep 2017
Closes
16 Oct 2017
Ref
KMW53830b
Contact
Kim Wilkes
Contract/hours
Permanent

Are you an LLB or LPC Graduate looking to kickstart your career? Do you have a keen interest in Litigation and Property law? If so, then this opportunity is certainly for you.

This is a fantastic opportunity to take up a pivotal role in a well-established firm in Leicester. Working on a mixture of mainly Litigation files as well as some property work alongside the Senior Partner, this is a unique role in that our client is also willing to look at bright LLB or LPC Graduates with strong academics who are looking to begin their career. This is a great opportunity to really establish yourself in the Leicester legal market.

Our client has developed an excellent reputation and a lot of its work comes from repeat business and word of mouth around Leicester. The role requires someone who would be keen to continue this and get involved in Business Development work in the future, working further on the development of the firm through marketing and networking events. This is an unmissable role that will really develop your skills and career.

The Role:

  • Working closely with a Partner, our client is looking for someone who would assist on a litigated caseload with particular focus on property.
  • This role comes with excellent opportunity to develop your legal skills. There is also excellent training and progression for those looking to start their legal career.
  • Business Development will be a big part of your role. You will continue developing our client's reputation in the local area through networking and marketing activities and you will gradually build up you own client base and contacts, making a name for yourself. You will earn 10% commission on top of your salary on your billing.
  • There is excellent career progression opportunities on offer for the right candidate.

The Candidate:

  • The ideal candidate for this role would be an LLB or LPC Graduate with a strong academic background looking to kickstart their career in Litigated work.
  • Candidates will be driven, out-going, hungry to succeed and ambitious, have a 'can do' attitude and enjoy networking with people from all walks of life.
  • You must have a keen interest and enthusiasm for business development.
  • Our client is happy to consider those who have the right attitude and personality.

Benefits:

  • Genuine opportunity to progress your career and make a name for yourself.
  • 1:1 Partner support.
  • Competitive Salary

How to Apply:

If you would to apply for this role then contact Kim Wilkes in our Chartered Legal Executive and Paralegal division. Alternatively, if you would like to hear about the other opportunities we have on then please visit our website or contact one of our consultants on the above number.