Transaction Services Team – Social Housing Paralegal - Leeds
Join our well-established, high performing and busy Transaction Services Team (TST) as a Paralegal to help us deliver a world class service to our clients. For the right person, this role provides an exciting opportunity to work with a team of committed professionals and contribute to our proven success.
Our team focuses on tasks that are found in a wide variety of legal assignments but which do not necessarily need to be done by qualified lawyers, such as document review, due diligence
We are supported by the use of technology and play a key role in enabling Addleshaw Goddard to respond to client demand for more innovative and better value services. Launched in 2010, we are now one of our biggest divisions with over 110 employees, made up of legal apprentices, paralegals
If you join TST, aside from a competitive salary and flexible benefits package, you'll get fantastic opportunities to support some of the UK's largest FTSE100 clients and go on exciting internal or client secondments. We believe in continuous development and progression.
We believe in it so strongly that we created a career framework and training programme specifically for the TST. As part of that
We are looking to recruit a real estate Paralegal to join our Real Estate Finance team in Leeds on a permanent basis. The Real Estate Finance team are part of our Tier 1 Social Housing Finance practice and carry out a mix of Social Housing and Real Estate Finance work and this is an exciting opportunity to join a growing team.
The work of a Paralegal in the TST is a varied one. All of our Paralegals are assigned to one of the divisionally aligned subteams. You can expect to work on a variety of assignments from across all of the Firm's Divisions, not just the one you are aligned to. This gives you a good insight into the workings of a commercial law firm. The assignments you will be working on can include the following:
What we are looking for
Due to the dynamic nature of the work we do and the clients we seek to serve, the role is not an ordinary 9-5 job. We are looking for someone with a strong work ethic, who takes real pride in their work and who is comfortable working in a fast paced environment. You will have:
Previous paralegal or administration experience is of relevance, but not essential.