Disputes Paralegal – Elite US Firm

  • Location
    London
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Posted
  • Industry
    Law firm
  • Salary
    £40000 - £45000 per annum
  • Expiry Date
    2024-07-12

Litigation & Arbitration Paralegal – US firm – London.

Taylor Root have recently been instructed on a new Paralegal role with a leading US law firm. Our client is looking to hire an experienced Litigation & Arbitration Paralegal for their London office. This is a permanent opportunity.

The Firm

A multinational US law firm headquartered in New York, our client is one of the firms credited for globalising the legal profession. In London, they are known for their expertise in competition, finance, capital markets, and disputes and have been ranked in the upper echelons of the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners. Clients include global tech giants, gaming companies, large financial institutions and banks, and corporations.

The Team

The firm’s disputes is one of the larger practices in London, boasting some very high value and juicy cases. The team is often recognized as one of the top litigation and arbitration groups globally, helping governments, corporations, financial institutions and individuals in cases that will regularly dominate world news. They have recently defended a large airline In a commercial claim and a well-known luxury car brand on a claim arising recently.

The Role

As a Paralegal in the team, you will handle litigation and arbitration issues such as securities, derivatives, M&A, sovereign debt, investment treaties, antitrust, bankruptcy, white-collar crime, and employment. You will have substantial work involvement, completing witness statements, legal research tasks, and daily case management, often at Associate level.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will have at least 6 months of prior experience gained from a leading city law firm in the litigation & arbitration team. If you have strong litigation experience but limited arbitration experience you are still encouraged to apply.

Why Apply?

Our client is uniquely positioned in London, having access to the highest quality level of work whilst also remaining a smaller outfit with a closely knit team compared to other US firms. As mentioned, you will be treated as a fee earner and the work will be meaningful and high value.

To find out more about this exciting new role and to apply for this exciting position please apply now.


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