Paralegal


The Role

We are looking for an experienced and ambitious paralegal to join our ever-growing disputes practice, supporting a variety of litigation and arbitration matters.

Working closely with our contentious tax team and in-house barristers, solicitors and paralegals to bring together the best qualities of the bar with those of a law firm, enabling us to deliver a cohesive approach to advising and representing our clients throughout all stages of a dispute. The level of responsibility and exposure to high-level work for Paralegals is unusually high at JHA.

Key Skills

  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Professional, focused approach to work and a desire to learn.
  • Ability to organise high volume of work efficiently.
  • Excellent collaborative skills and ability to work on own initiative.

Key Responsibilities

  • Photocopying, collation and pagination of briefs and court documents.
  • Preparing and transporting hearing bundles for court.
  • Liaising with barrister’s clerks.
  • Assisting with archiving or retrieving paper and electronic disclosure.

Qualifications & Experience

  • At least two years’ experience as a paralegal in a litigation practice.
  • A strong academic record from a top-tier university.
  • Ability to work autonomously in a fast-paced environment.
  • Organised with excellent attention to detail.
  • Pro-active with a hands-on attitude, with an enthusiasm for getting involved with a wide breadth of duties.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Remuneration

Competitive and attractive package.