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Paralegal - International Law Firm

This is a brilliant opportunity for a Paralegal to join a top international law firm in Birmingham and work across Commercial Litigation, Corporate and Finance matters. One of the most widely recognised firms in the world with a fantastic reputation across all commercial practice areas, this role is an excellent opportunity for a Paralegal to develop their skillset alongside some of the top Lawyers in the industry.
The firm’s Birmingham office has recently trebled in size. As part of this exciting period of growth they are seeking to recruit a Paralegal on a permanent basis, to work across both transactional and contentious matters.
The role:
The successful Paralegal will work as part of the firm’s innovative Birmingham office, a multi-disciplinary division which works as an extension of their London office, as well as their other offices overseas.  You will be working on high-value and high-profile Commercial Litigation, Corporate and Finance matters, both domestic and international.
Your responsibilities will include:
  • Drafting and analysing a range of documentation for complex deals
  • Conducting legal research
  • Contract analysis
  • Reviewing documentation for disclosure
  • Liaising directly with internal and external counsel, within the UK and globally
  • Drafting memoranda to summarise research findings and results
  • Corporate due diligence
  • Managing data rooms
  • Companies House filings
  • Drafting board minutes
About you:
  • The successful Paralegal will be educated to LLB/PGDL level (or equivalent) and have achieved a 2:1 or above at undergraduate
  • The ideal applicant will have at least six months’ Paralegal experience in a commercial practice area.
The firm offer hybrid working, with three days in the office and two from home.
It is extremely unusual to be able to join a firm of this calibre in such a broad role. This Paralegal role is therefore a fantastic opportunity for you to be able to build your experience across several commercial practice areas. Please apply today to find out more!

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