Paralegals

Do you want to be part of the team behind Northern Ireland's most dynamic law firm?

Location: Belfast
Contract: Temporary

Carson McDowell is Northern Ireland's leading commercial law firm, the law firm of choice for many of Northern Ireland's Top 100 Companies and international companies doing business here. Our rich mixture of people, culture, heritage and reputation makes us who we are.

Our continued success is dependent on attracting and retaining top talent in all areas of the business. Due to continued growth, we now have opportunities for Paralegals. Working within extremely busy teams, these roles will primarily be to assist with the following:

  • Summarising legal documents
  • Performing records research
  • Performing legal research
  • Checking legal forms for accuracy
  • Preparing briefs
  • Drafting all sorts of legal documents

The successful candidates will have an excellent academic record, having graduated with at least a 2:1 or equivalent at degree level. All applicants must have the ability to perform legal research; be able to prioritise and work under a tight schedule; have in-depth knowledge of legal terminology and principles; have excellent communication skills, and have good computer skills. Ideally, applicants will have some previous paralegal experience.

We require enthusiastic individuals with a proven ability to use their initiative and manage their own time.

Applicants should apply by emailing a covering letter and CV to: Marie McKeown, Human Resources Manager.

Marie.McKeown@carson-mcdowell.com