Paralegal - Transaction Services Team - Manchester
The Transaction Services Team is AG's award winning and dynamic response to the changing legal market.
This is a fantastic opportunity for experienced legal professionals to expand their skill set and be part of a growing and exciting team and for anyone studying the GDL or LPC it offers the chance to gain valuable work experience whilst completing your studies. However, we are not limiting recruitment to those with a legal background. We would welcome applicants with various experiences – those, for example, who have worked in a busy office or have excellent client facing skills or have extensive administrative experience would all be considered.
Addleshaw Goddard is also one of the top 30 employers for working families and is able to offer part time hours to suit busy parents, students or those with other commitments.
What will I be doing?
The work of a Paralegal in the TST is a varied one. All of our Paralegals are assigned to one of the Divisionally aligned subteams. You can expect to work on a variety of assignments from across all of the Firm's Divisions, not just the one you are aligned to which gives you a good insight into the workings of a commercial law firm. The assignments you will be working on can include the following:
What are we looking for?
Due to the dynamic nature of the work we do and the clients we seek to serve, the role is not an ordinary 9-5 job. We are looking for someone with a strong work ethic, who takes real pride in their work and who is comfortable working in a fast paced environment. You will have:
Previous paralegal or administration experience is of relevance, but not essential. Experience in relation to commercial contracts would be advantageous.