Banking Litigation Paralegal

Recruiter
Location
Bristol
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Sep 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Role Classification
Other Professional
Vacancy Type
Legal Support, Paralegal
Contract Type
Permanent

Our well established banking litigation team in Bristol have an opportunity for an ambitious paralegal. 

About the role

Our highly regarded banking litigation team has an opening for an experienced paralegal. This is a great opportunity to work for key clients including Lloyds Bank plc. You will manage a portfolio of secured and unsecured recoveries cases including billing and reporting to clients in relation to those matters.  

About you

You will have a keen eye for detail with the ability to use your initiative and must be used to dealing with a large workload therefore using your strong organisational skills. 

You will also be managing and supervising junior colleagues as well as dealing on a daily basis with both clients and opponents and must, therefore, have an ability to liaise with people on different levels. 

You should have a strong academic background with a Law Degree or GDL. Previous Paralegal experience within a Private Practice Litigation team is essential. 

Knowledge of secure recovery proceedings, debt recovery and insolvency claims would be an advantage. 

This role will suit a keen team player who is willing to use their own initiative.  

About us

CMS is an international organisation with market leading businesses throughout Europe, The Middle East, Asia and beyond.

CMS, Nabarro and Olswang have recently combined to create a truly modern, ambitious, sector driven and technology focused firm for the future.  Together we are the 6th largest UK law firm (by UK revenue) and the 6th largest law firm globally (by headcount) with outstanding global reach: serving 39 countries across 70 offices.

All 3 firms have very similar values running through them which will ring true after the combination.  We work hard to be a truly client-focused law firm. That means not just understanding the unique challenges of every market sector, but also providing a service that’s tailored to the needs of each client. Our partners are hands-on and work hard to get closer to clients with everything from joint training initiatives and advice surgeries to visits and social events. What’s more, our teams have the ideal balance of personality and industry expertise to suit the varied needs of our clients. 

Equal opportunities

We welcome and promote diversity among our staff and we are committed to a policy of equal opportunity in all aspects of employment practice.

If you are interested please apply online or contact Natalie Koenig, Recruitment Advisor, for more information.