Nikeeta Beri
345 769 7002 Apply Now

Paralegal – Dispute Resolution

BVI | Legal
Competitive DOE

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct legal research
  • Undertaking searches at Partner(s) request
  • Draft and amending legal documents, notarial certificates and correspondence and plans for presentation in court at Partner(s) request
  • First line of communication between Partner(s) and Client
  • Ensure that all new client matters are accurately set up in the client accounting and database system including research to satisfy due diligence requirements
  • Maintain and amend client records and contact names
  • Ensure files are kept up to date (including filing of emails and correspondence) when active and that files are closed/archived once the matter is concluded
  • Undertake and manage client specific BD arrangements for Partners
  • Provide complete assistance to fee-earners and clients regarding various legal issues
  • Identify and retrieve information necessary to support legal decision-making
  • Such other duties as the firm may reasonably require from time to time.

Experience Required:

  • Ideally you are a working as a paralegal currently in BVI, the Caribbean or in England & Wales
  • Previous legal experience or relevant Legal studies complete (LLB/GDL/LPC) is essential
  • Previous experience of (or an understanding of) Time Entry principles to fully manage own targeted
    chargeable hours
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word/Outlook/Excel
  • Administrative and document management experience
  • Must have excellent organisation, administration and communication skills to undertake work at a high-level and of a confidential nature
  • Ability to efficiently manage own time and prioritise workflow.
Nikeeta Beri
345 769 7002 Apply Now

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