Paralegal - Employment - Bird & Bird

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Job Description

Bird & Bird is an international law firm, with a rare and invaluable grasp of strategic commercial issues. We combine exceptional legal expertise with deep industry knowledge and refreshingly creative thinking, to help clients achieve their commercial goals. We have over 1,000 lawyers in 26 offices across Europe, the Middle East and Asia, as well as close ties with firms in other parts of the world.

The firm offers excellent prospects for progression and our culture provides all our people with world-class support to achieve their ambitions and goals.

An opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal to join the Employment team at Bird & Bird. The role will involve working on contentious employment matters. The successful candidate will undertake a variety of work including disclosure exercises, witness statements, ET3s and other related tribunal work to support the Partners and Associates in the Employment team.

Candidates will need to understand the working of a busy employment team, be aware of the tribunal process and associated tasks. This will be evidenced by prior experience in a similar role.

The successful candidate will have experience of working on employment tribunals, disclosure exercises, witness statements, ET3s. This candidate will also have excellent academic achievement, educated to degree standard, preferably with some additional legal training. This candidate will have excellent organisational skills and the ability to stay calm in demanding situations and to have proven ability to deal with confidential matters.