Paralegal – German Speaking

  • Location
    City of London, London
  • Contract Type
    Fixed Term Contract
  • Posted
  • Start Date
  • Industry
    Law firm
  • Salary
    £40000 - £45000 per annum + Paid Overtime
  • Expiry Date

German-Speaking Paralegal – Competition & Antitrust (12-Month Fixed Term Contract)

Our client, a prestigious US law firm with a stellar reputation in London, is seeking a talented and experienced German-speaking paralegal to join their esteemed Competition & Antitrust team. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a globally recognised law firm renowned for its expertise and accomplishments across multiple specialisms.

As a German-speaking paralegal, you will play a pivotal role in supporting our client’s Competition & Antitrust team. Your responsibilities will include conducting legal research, preparing case materials, assisting with document management, and providing general administrative support. This position offers a unique chance to work on high-profile matters, alongside top-tier lawyers, and contribute to groundbreaking legal cases.

Ideal candidates for this role are either experienced paralegals with a background in litigation, competition, or antitrust, or individuals who have secured a Training Contract offer and are looking to undertake paralegal work for 12 months prior to their training contract commencement date. Fluency in German is essential, as you will be required to work closely with German-speaking clients and handle legal documents in the German language.

Our client’s Competition & Antitrust team is renowned for their exceptional track record and is consistently recognised for their excellence in prestigious legal directories. They have been consistently ranked among the top firms for Competition & Antitrust work, reflecting high quality work available to the successful candidate in this position.

In joining this exceptional US law firm, you will have access to unparalleled professional development opportunities, working alongside highly regarded legal professionals. The firm offers a collaborative and supportive work environment, where your contributions will be valued and recognised. This 12-month fixed term contract provides an excellent platform to further enhance your legal career and gain invaluable experience within an esteemed international law firm.

Key Requirements:

  • Fluency in German, both written and spoken
  • Experience as a paralegal with a focus on litigation, competition, or antitrust (preferred)
  • Exceptional legal research and analytical skills
  • Strong organisational abilities with excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

If you are a motivated and ambitious German-speaking paralegal, eager to take the next step in your legal career, we invite you to apply for this outstanding opportunity.

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