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Bilingual Russian Speaking Dispute Resolution Paralegal at top US Law Firm: to £45,000

  • Job Type :

    Permanent

    Full-Time

  • Salary : Up to £45,000 + Benefits + Overtime

One of our US law firm clients is looking to hire an experienced and highly capable Bilingual Russian/English speaking Paralegal to work directly with the Partners and Fee-Earners within the Dispute Resolution team. Responsibilities will include translating document for Russian – English and vice versa, interviewing witnesses, collecting evidence for trial and undertaking depositions where applicable.  Plus you will be expected to liaise with opposing Counsel, assist in client registration with various government agencies and conduct due diligence and compile reports advising clients on international legal risks relating to business with 3rd party entities.  Applicants need to have strong litigation experience from both hands-on case work to document review exposure where you have worked in an autonomous and proactive environment where Partners have entrusted you with high levels of responsibility.  This role is offering exposure to a litigation case that is second to none and with a high basic salary and copious overtime as and when you want it, however a flexible attitude is required because there will be times when you will be required to drop everything to complete urgent work.  Applicants with the LPC will be preferred however not essential.