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Contract Paralegal - Public Inquiries

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TLT LLP

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12d ago

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London

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  • You must have 12 months legal assistant/paralegal experience, excellent organisational skills, knowledge of the disclosure process, data subject access requests, and proficiency in Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and Relativity. Ability to work independently, manage multiple projects, and meet deadlines is essential.
  • You will support the team by reviewing data, redacting information, creating trial documents, and providing updates on case progress for public inquiries.

Graduate Job

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Description

  • We are recruiting a number of Contract Paralegals to support a large document review project in our Managed Legal Service team in London, who act on behalf of high-profile governmental inquiries, including sensitive matters of national security or public interest.
  • The role will require office attendance 5 days a week initially, with the potential to be hybrid thereafter. This role will be an initial 6-month contract with a view to extend. Please note that this role will require you to work via an umbrella company and is on a day rate basis.

Requirements

  • Our contractors are talented people, distinguished by technical excellence, with a willingness to embrace team working and a passion for client service. You will be able to demonstrate a similar supportive, flexible and driven ethos and will have accumulated the following experience and skills:
  • 12 months Legal Assistant / Paralegal experience
  • Accuracy, good organisational skills and flexibility
  • Experience of the disclosure process including knowledge on privilege would be preferable
  • Experience on Data Subject Access Requests would be preferable
  • Good knowledge of Word and Outlook is required and experience in Excel, PowerPoint, and Relativity would be beneficial
  • Must be able to work independently and time manage effectively to hit deadlines
  • A proven ability to manage multiple projects concurrently, work under pressure and prioritise work from various stakeholders

Area of Responsibilities

Legal

Responsibilities

  • As a Contract Paralegal, you will provide support to the team on day to day case work, including the following tasks:
  • Following guidance on privacy laws to undertake a first level review for Data Subject Access Requests
  • Using e-disclosure platforms and specific systems (full training provided) to implement redaction policies and decisions, to provide disclosure to relevant stakeholders
  • Reviewing and organising data relevant to the Inquiry and presenting in a preferred format to assist the investigation
  • Taking detailed instructions from fee earners within the team and providing regular updates on progress
  • Creating bundles and document lists for trials

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Application deadline

May 31, 2024

Location

London