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Paralegal Jobs In Bristol Law Firm


Location
Bristol
Position
Paralegal
Salary
17,500
Duration
Full time
Application closes in
5 days

Meade King LLP is a commercial law firm and we are looking for full-time paralegals to work across our corporate and commercial, dispute resolution and commercial property teams.

These teams are very busy with many prestigious Bristol, South-West and National clients. These clients sit alongside our niche, nationwide practice acting for healthcare professionals in their business dealings. This includes all related commercial, property, regulatory and dispute resolution work, including relationships with regulatory bodies such as the NHS and CQC.

Our teams are growing, and the right candidate could be offered a training contract in the future. All recent trainee solicitors have been recruited from the paralegals already working for us.

This is a fantastic opportunity to get real legal experience in a fast paced environment, with exposure to many different areas of law.

Who We Are Looking For

You must:

  • Be a current part-time (weekends or evenings) LPC, LLB or GDL student
  • Be an LPC, LLB or GDL graduate
  • Have a good academic background in law
  • Have an interest in commercial and corporate, dispute resolution or commercial property law. We’d like it if you’ve completed or are doing the relevant LPC modules

What You Will Be Doing

You’ll be exposed to a wide variety of legal work such as due diligence, drafting, organising and managing documents, involved in every aspect of the sale, purchase and funding of businesses, companies, freehold and leasehold properties, preparation of court bundles, attendance at court, and legal research amongst other work. You’ll have good exposure to clients here, along with working directly with partners and other solicitors in the team.

You’ll need great communication skills as you’ll be dealing with people on the telephone, by email and by letter and be expected to take an active role in the management and organisation of your department’s workload.

Your Benefits

Your starting salary will be £17,500 and you’ll have a six month probationary period, after which we may review your salary. We’re looking for candidates who can start immediately.

How To Apply:

Please email Alexander Hall on ajh@meadeking.co.uk with your CV and covering letter by Friday 27 April 2018.

We appreciate you taking the time to apply, but due to volumes of applications, we’ll only be in touch if you’ve been selected for interview.

There are currently no other career opportunities, but if you would like to send us a speculative CV, please email it, along with the type of job you want to apply for to gen@meadeking.co.uk

Why Join Meade King?

As a smaller commercial law firm, Meade King offers a different experience from larger, multi-location firms.  Our staff tend to have a higher level of responsibility at an earlier stage, with more client contact and a broader range of work. 

In recent times, all the training contracts we've awarded have been to staff who are already working as paralegals in the firm.

If you'd like to know more about opportunities at Meade King, please call us on 0117 926 4121 or make an online enquiry.