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We are looking for a commercial litigation paralegal to join the team based at our Shrewsbury office.  You will be supporting the disputes team, and will be assisting with a mixed caseload.

The team is headed by Alison McLachlan.

As the ideal candidate, you will be educated to Degree level or equivalent, but demonstrable experience in the professional workplace will be considered in lieu of this.  

Energy, enthusiasm and self motivation are key.  The role will require flexibility and drive as growth and performance are key goals of the unit

Key Skills

  • Be ambitious and results driven
  • Have a flexible approach and be able to work under pressure
  • Have excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Be personable and professional
  • Effective and confident communicator
  • IT proficient
  • Experience in the use of case management systems preferred but not essential as training is available
  • Commercial litigation experience advantageous

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Obtaining instructions from, and reporting to, clients
  • Drafting documents and correspondence
  • File management and maintenance
  • Preparation of court bundles and briefs
  • Research
  • Any other ad hoc duties when required.

For more information, contact Dawn Everton at dawn.everton@metamorphlaw.co.uk