Job Vacancy – Paralegal – Criminal Department

We are seeking to recruit a Paralegal for our busy Criminal Department. Ideal candidates will be experienced in Criminal Defence Work. Police Station Qualification will be an advantage. All candidates must have a degree at 2 (i) or above and will be expected to be passionate about criminal law.

Working out of both our Ilford and Stratford offices, the main responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Casework under the instruction of a fee earner
  • Attending clients and taking instructions
  • Dealing with correspondence under the supervision of a fee earner
  • Maintaining accurate time recording

Candidates are expected to be able to demonstrate:

  • A willingness to study for and achieve the Police Station accreditation
  • A strong academic background with a Law degree
  • Clear understanding and application of Criminal Law
  • Exemplary attention to detail
  • Excellent IT skills

A demanding role offering exposure to high quality work, competitive remuneration and career progression prospects for the right Paralegal.

Please email your CV along with a covering letter to Toni Young at:

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