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Company Commercial Paralegal In House in London

A new vacancy has arisen with a large education company based in central London. This is a multi-million pound multinational company with a relatively large legal department. They urgently seek two paralegals, both to start next Tuesday.

1. An experienced company commercial paralegal with a minimum of 1 years experience in commercial contracts and/or company commercial law. Can be private practice or in house experience. Salary levels c£24k max.

2. A more junior paralegal to assist in the department – again with about a years paid experience working in a law firm environment undertaking some administrative work at the very least. Salary levels – c£18-20k max. This role will be mainly administrative work.

Both roles start on Tuesday 24th April and are permanent. There is not much flexibility with the the start date, possibly a little later in the week but that’s it. There is also no flexibility on salary levels, nor the level of experience needed as a minimum. No training contract is likely to be offered with this role.

The recruitment process is as follows:

1. We submit a CV for you (please send us over an updated version). This must outline your company commercial, commercial contracts or other relevant experience at the top or in a covering email.
2. The Group Counsel will give you a ring to discuss today or tomorrow.
3. You will need to attend a face to face interview and undertake an online psychometric test in the next few days.

Jonathan Fagan

Jonathan Fagan LLM FIRP is Managing Director of Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment. He has been recruiting solicitors and legal support staff for law firms and in house legal departments for over 17 years and handles roles from junior fee earners through to partners and law firm sales/purchases. A non-practising solicitor on the Roll since 2000, he is also the author of a number of legal career books, which are available at You can contact Jonathan at