Fast paced US law firm based in the City is looking to hire a bright, hardworking and high-level paralegal to work in their high-value, complex commercial litigation department on an initial 12 Month FTC. This role will be working across the department directly with Associates, working on a specific case. Applicants need to understand they will be working as a ‘paralegal’ rather than a locum lawyer however qualified applicants are welcome to apply. You will be expected to work at Fee-Earner level and will require to develop good relationships with colleagues and clients, contribute to the profitability of the work – measured in terms of work effort, demonstrate sound judgment, integrity, loyalty and commitment to the firm and and motivation to serve clients.. Applicants require excellent analytical and critical thinking skills, be hardworking, understand the litigation process from start-to-finish and understand how best to respond to the defence counsel. Standard hours will be 9:30am to 5:30pm with offices based in the City. This role is to start asap.