Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Reference:BCR/WD/10961_1706205617
Location:Birmingham, West Midlands
Sector:
Type:Permanent

Criminal Litigation Paralegal

Birmingham

£22,000-24,000 p/a

Bell Cornwall Recruitment are delighted to be working with a rapidly growing specialist law firm in the Birmingham area. They are looking for a criminal litigation paralegal to join their team at an exciting time.

The role:

The role will involve assisting Partners and Associates with a wide range of commercial and criminal litigation matters.

The successful applicant will be expected to work in the areas of:

  • Insolvency Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Civil Fraud
  • Tax Litigation
  • Financial Crime
  • Financial Restraint & Asset Forfeiture
  • Serious & General Crime
  • Regulatory Investigations including professional discipline.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Attend client conferences/conferences with Counsel
  • Draft letters, formal documents and defence statements
  • Consider voluminous disclosure and preparing detailed disclosure requests
  • Have a working knowledge of the Criminal Procedure Rules
  • Train as an Accredited Police Station Representative and advise clients in the police station
  • Prepare Instructions & Briefs to Counsel
  • Prepare trial bundles

The successful candidate:

  • Good academic qualifications (minimum 2:1 Degree) & LPC/BPTC
  • Common sense and good judgement
  • Punctuality and good time keeping
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Being administratively proficient
  • Excellent I.T. skills to include use of case management systems and online legal research tools
  • Good legal research skills and ability to draft well-constructed written legal notes/arguments
  • An ability to work hard and to meet demanding deadlines

A great opportunity for someone excited by a career in criminal law.

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Job Information

Job Reference: BCR/WD/10961_1706205617
Salary:
Salary From: £22000
Salary To: £24000
Job Industries: Legal Jobs
Job Locations: Birmingham, West Midlands
Job Types: Permanent

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BCR aim to get back to all applicants within 24 hours however if you have not received a response within this period then please feel free to contact us on 0121 5155910 at your earliest convenience.

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