Legal Professional / Paralegal

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1444606

 Job Description

We are looking for a number of talented Paralegals / Legal Professional to join the Belfast office.


We are looking for a number of talented Paralegals / Legal Professional to join the Belfast office. The successful candidate will be able to manage challenging workload and work under pressure across a number of practice areas including – Dispute Resolution, Personal Injury, Medical Negligence, Real Estate, etc.

Responsibilities

  • Drafting and preparing documents
  • Document management
  • Legal research and other investigative tasks
  • Provide essential support to the team
  • Administrative tasks
  • Research

Key Skills & Experience

  • Previous experience of working as a Paralegal / Legal Professional 
  • Undergraduate degree
  • Excellent research and analytical skills
  • Strong organisational/ time management skills
  • Reliable and professional
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Strong IT skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Enthusiastic, keen and proactive.
  • Must be self-motivated

The Firm

Fieldfisher is a European law firm with market leading practices in many of the world’s most dynamic sectors. We are an exciting, forward-thinking organisation with a particular focus on technologyfinance & financial services, energy & natural resourceslife sciences and media.

Our growing European network of offices supports an international client base alongside our Silicon Valley and China colleagues. We also work in a number of other jurisdictions through dedicated country teams.

Among our clients we count social media sites and high street coffee chains as well as pharmaceutical, life sciences and medical devices companies, energy suppliers, banks and technology leaders.

Clients choose to work with us because we deliver commercial, pragmatic and innovative solutions through our exceptional legal expertise and experience, on time and on budget.

Our network has more than 1000 people working across 20 offices providing highly commercial advice based on an in-depth understanding of our clients’ needs.

We operate across our offices in AmsterdamBeijingBelfastBirminghamBolognaBrusselsDüsseldorfFrankfurtHamburgLondonLuxembourgManchesterMunichMilanParisRomeShanghaiTurinVenice and Silicon Valley.

In 2017, Fieldfisher was named Law Firm of the Year in Western Germany at the Juve Awards, and Law firm of the Year at the British Legal Awards. 2018 saw Fieldfisher named Law Firm of the year at the Legal Business Awards 2018.

Fieldfisher’s Condor Alternative Legal Solutions won the award for ‘New Business and Service Delivery Models’ at the FT Innovative Lawyers Europe Awards 2017.  Fieldfisher also won Personal Injury Team of the Year at the Solicitors Journal Awards 2017.

 

Please note Fieldfisher aims to ensure equality of opportunity and we are actively working towards improving the diversity of our staff.  All applications will only be considered on merit and the applicant’s suitability to meet the requirements of the role.

Fieldfisher recruitment processes are handled by our in house recruitment team. If you are an agency enquiring about partnering with us on recruitment, please direct your correspondence solely to the recruitment team and please do not submit speculative applications under any circumstances.