Graduate Paralegal - Commercial Litigation

  • Stephensons Solicitors
  • Wigan, UK
  • Aug 06, 2022
Full time Legal Paralegal

Job Description

Department: Commercial Litigation

Location: Wigan/Agile

Hours: 35 hours per week

Salary: £16,707.70 to £17,290

 

  • Are you a law graduate looking for an exciting, new opportunity?
  • Do you want to gain invaluable experience, and get stuck into good quality work alongside a highly regarded and supportive team?
  • What about working for a company that genuinely cares about you and your career, and is committed to your training and development?

 

The Role:

To support and assist fee earners in carrying out duties and, where appropriate, to deal with clients and their affairs in an efficient and effective manner.

The role offers a great opportunity for someone who is looking to either build on existing experience and progress in their career or someone who has just completed their studies and is ready to their studies into practice.

This is a great opportunity to get stuck in and involved in good quality work and with a wide range of commercial disputes, as well as gain an understanding of the tactical side of litigation.

 

What makes this role so great?

Here at Stephensons, we are one firm working together, with each other for others. We have cultivated a fantastic recipe of a down-to-earth, friendly ethos, blended with professionalism.

We provide great work, but don’t believe that it has to come at a price! We pride ourselves on providing excellent work-life balance, by offering and promoting fantastic working from home arrangements and flexible working hours.

You:

First, we ask that you have a genuine interest in this area of law, you will also need to have a Law Degree or relevant work experience.

The Team:

Our dispute resolution solicitors handle a range of issues including;

  • Builder Disputes 
  • Car Finance Disputes 
  • Car Repossession
  • Mediation
  • Tenancy Deposit Disputes
  • Property Misinterpretation Claims  
  • Tenancy Deposit Protection
  • Property Transfer Disputes
  • And More. 

 About Us:

Stephensons is an award-winning, top 150 law firm with a strong commitment to the future growth and development of the business. With an ambitious mindset, yet approachable and down-to-earth attitude, Stephensons provides an exciting place for long-term career development and progression. Whilst we do look for highly motivated and driven individuals, we also have a strong commitment to work-life balance and flexibility.

What else can we offer you?

  • Agile/remote working
  • Well-being package inc (financial, physical, mental, and dietary health support)
  • Free Parking
  • Salary sacrifice pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Competitive salary and holiday entitlement
  • Holiday sale & purchase scheme
  • Season ticket & travel support
  • Payroll giving scheme
  • Social events & clubs
  • Internal referral scheme
  • Retail vouchers/cashback schemes
  • Early monthly pay scheme
  • Free eye tests 
  • Cycle-to-work scheme
  • Employee Savings Schemes

Salary

£16,707.70 to £17,290