Litigation Paralegal

Job Title: Litigation Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000
REF: 1681
Contact Name: Rebecca Blundell
Contact Email: rebecca.blundell@realmrecruit.com

This is an exciting opportunity for a Litigation Paralegal to join an award-winning regional law firm.  

In this role, you’ll be entrusted with your own small caseload of civil and commercial litigation files and will assist senior colleagues on more complex matters.  

The position comes with the offer of a training contract (or support through CILEx) after 12 months for the right candidate, so this is a fantastic opportunity for a paralegal looking to establish a career in litigation.

 

Litigation Paralegal – Greater Manchester 

The company & role 

  • A down-to-earth, friendly firm with a family feel and a deep-rooted history 

  • You will split your time between managing a small caseload and assisting the wider dispute resolution team 

  • The firm are committed to continually training and developing their staff and strongly encourage career progression 

  • They won law firm of the year at the Manchester Legal Awards and have been awarded the Investors in People Gold accreditation 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside, Oldham, Rochdale, High Peak 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Generous holiday allowance plus the ability to purchase extra days 

  • Optional remote working 

  • Contributory pension scheme above the minimum threshold 

  • Death in service 

  • Paid for car-parking 

  • A laptop or iPad 

  • Annual bonding weekend away 

The ideal candidate 

  • A paralegal with at least 12 months working in commercial or civil litigation 

  • Will have a down-to-earth attitude and a desire to learn  

  • Will have a good academic record 

  • Will have excellent client care and interpersonal skills 

 

How to apply for this Litigation Paralegal role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.  

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Rebecca on 03300 245 606 or email rebecca.blundell@realmrecruit.com.   

Rebecca is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West and Yorkshire, she recruits for commercial litigation, property litigation and financial litigation roles at all levels. Rebecca’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge means that she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step.   

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