Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Reference:BCR/OO/10961_1715768772
Location:Birmingham, West Midlands
Sector:
Type:Permanent

Criminal Litigation Assistant

Location: Birmingham

Salary: £22,000-24,000

BCR/OO/10961

FULL-TIME IN OFFICE

Bell Cornwall Recruitment are pleased to be hiring for a Criminal Litigation Assistant. Our client are a leading national litigation firm ranked in the highest tier of law firms by the Legal 500 and Chambers UK. They are looking for a professional and experienced Criminal Litigation Assistant to join their dynamic team in a fast-paced environment.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Drafting documents such as letters, defence statements and formal documents
  • Attending client and counsel conferences
  • Preparing and reviewing disclosure requests
  • Training to become an accredited police station representative to advise clients in the police station as needed
  • Working closely with the counsel to prepare instructions and briefs
  • Documenting court bundles and trial notes
  • Attending court hearings including jury trials
  • Researching and drafting articles for publication

The successful candidate:

  • Excellent academic law qualifications-2.1 degree and above
  • LPC&BPTC qualification
  • Expert knowledge of the Criminal procedure rules
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Great time-management and prioritisation skills
  • Great IT skills to manage internal systems and online legal research tools
  • Excellent written skills to draft detailed legal notes and arguments
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work well independently and within a team
  • A proactive “can do” attitude with forward thinking
  • A willingness and desire to learn and gain self-improvement.

This role offers a potential training contract for the successful candidate and progression within the firm. If you are an experienced Criminal Litigation Paralegal ready to succeed in your next opportunity, please apply now!

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Job Information

Job Reference: BCR/OO/10961_1715768772
Salary:
Salary From: £22000
Salary To: £24000
Job Industries: Legal Jobs
Job Locations: Birmingham, West Midlands
Job Types: Permanent

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BELL CORNWALL RECRUITMENT

(For the purposes of recruiting for this vacancy Bell Cornwall Recruitment is acting as a recruitment agency. Bell Cornwall Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all age groups)

PA/Executive Assistants, Secretarial, Reception, Administration, Marketing, IT, HR, Law, Finance, Customer Services, Sales