Paralegal/Assistant Paralegal

Location Manchester
Discipline: Legal Recruitment and Legal Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££22000 - £26000 per annum
Contact name: Adam Perry

Contact email: adam.perry@craconsultants.com
Job ref: BBBH14794_1668616364
Published: 12 days ago

Paralegal/Assistant Paralegal (Construction Team)
Location: Manchester (hybrid working)
Salary: £22,000 - £26,000
Contract: Full Time, Permanent


CRA Consulting are recruiting on behalf of a global top 10 law firm. Our client has a renowned international brand with a reputable local presence in Sheffield. Due to growth, we are supporting with the recruiting of two Real Estate Paralegals

About the Role
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a number of different Lawyers and clients across the UK. Whilst the role is predominantly Construction focused, you may be required to assist with legal tasks related to a variety of areas of law.

Responsibilities:

  • Drafting engagement letters
  • Initial drafts/revisions of correspondence
  • Extranet site set up, uploading and ongoing maintenance as a repository for electronic copies of documents
  • Reviewing and summarising documents received from the client and producing chronologies and indices
  • Preparing initial drafts of documentation such as collateral warranties and consultant appointments
  • Preparing engrossments and checking documents have been properly executed
  • Walking clients through the document execution process
  • Helping to develop document automation to promote movement towards more frequent use of AI technology
  • Helping / mentoring the firm's solicitor apprentices

Requirements:

  • Interested in Construction
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative
  • Experience dealing with a large case load
  • Degree in Law preferred but not essential or alternatively be working towards CILEX


Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday entitlement + bank holidays
  • 5% employer contribution pension scheme
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Private healthcare insurance
  • Health assessments
  • Discretionary study assistance
  • Hybrid working

If you're interested in this vacancy, please click the apply button. Alternatively, if you would like further information, please call Adam Perry at CRA on 0114 241 8030.