Role details

Employment Paralegal

Derby   •   £16,000 - £20,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Employment Paralegal
  • Genuine Training Contract Opportunity

About Our Client

Our client is a leading Private Practice based in Derby with an excellent reputation across the board for the multiple legal services that they offer.

Job Description

The role of Employment Paralegal will involve working in a small team on a range of predominantly respondent matters, both contentious & non contentious.

As a Paralegal in this team you will be assisting both senior solicitors and partners on their matters and this will include drafting and reviewing various legal documents. As the work will be very varied you will find yourself working on Employment tribunals, discrimination claims, disciplinary matters, company handbooks, compromise agreements etc.

There will also be opportunities to work within a client facing capacity where necessary.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Employment Paralegal will as a minimum meet the following criteria:

  • Strong academics (2:1 minimum)
  • Have completed the LPC
  • Have some paralegal experience in either Employment Law or Commercial/Commercial Litigation or Corporate and essentially have experience of dealing with commercial clients
  • Ideally be based in or have ties to the East Midlands region

Applicants who do not meet the above criteria will not be considered.

What's on Offer

A competitive salary will be offered to the successful Employment Paralegal and this is a genuine opportunity for a hard working and smart paralegal to gain a training contract within the firm and the firm have a proven track record (particularly within this team) of their paralegals getting training contracts.

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