Litigation Legal Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1704
  • Date Posted: 2 October 2019
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: £42,000
  • Sector: Paralegal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client, a prestigious US law firm is seeking an experienced Paralegal to join their team on a permanent basis.

Overview

The role of Litigation Legal Assistant is a permanent position providing support to a busy and expanding dispute resolution practice in London. The department primarily handles matters in 3 areas: International Arbitration, Commercial Litigation and White Collar Investigations.

Responsibilities

  • Case and document management;
  • Assistance with document review projects;
  • Factual and legal research tasks;
  • Liaising with translation agencies, external copying firms and other third party suppliers;
  • Hearing preparation and assistance;
  • Liaising with Marketing and Legal teams for Business Development tasks;
  • Liaising with other administrative departments to assist with efficiency on behalf of the Litigation department; and
  • Other duties dependent on case requirements

The ideal candidate will have at least 2-3 years' solid arbitration or litigation experience in an international law firm environment, but ideally in a US law firm. Candidates should also be flexible, dynamic, confident and possess excellent communication skills.

Please apply now!