Careers at Taylor Hampton

 

EXPERIENCED LITIGATOR

We have a position open for a First class litigator.

We are looking for someone with an excellent academic background and intimate knowledge of libel, privacy, confidentiality and phone hacking.

This position is available from January 2019.  Please apply to enquiries@taylorhampton.co.uk with covering letter and CV.

 

PARALEGAL ROLE

Taylor Hampton Solicitors is currently seeking an enthusiastic Paralegal to join its team in The Strand, London.

The role entails general legal and administrative duties to support the Managing Partner, fee earners and other staff.

We are looking for a highly organised and competent candidate, preferably with experience in a similar position and ideally in a legal environment, or recent graduate with some work experience looking for the first step in their career.

Main duties

Paralegal duties:

  • Working closely with fee earners on client matters
  • Assisting with bundle preparation, file and case management
  • Attending client meetings and court hearings
  • Note taking
  • Legal research
  • Drafting documents
  • Filing documents at court

Essential Requirements

  • Excellent organisational skills with a strong ability to prioritise
  • Educated to a degree standard (second class: first division or above)
  • Extensive relevant experience in a similar role
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Good IT skills and strong knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications
  • A “can do” attitude
  • Likeability with a friendly and patient approach towards clients, suppliers and staff
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Accuracy in recording and reviewing information with a strong attention to detail
  • Discretion and confidentiality
  • Experience of working in legal administration
  • Experience using a legal case management system
  • Experience of working under pressure towards deadlines

Additional Roles:   Work Experience

We also have internship opportunities for legal, marketing and administrative work experience in our Media Law Department and in our growing Art Law Department.

If you are interested in a position with us and feel you meet the criteria, please send your CV and a brief covering letter to enquiries@taylorhampton.co.uk.

*Please note that we do not wish to be contacted by recruitment agencies for this advertised position.