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Experienced Paralegals - Middle East

Have you considered working overseas? Want an international Paralegal position that offers the opportunity of a Training Contract?

Systech International currently has opportunities for exceptional and talented Paralegals in the Middle East.

Systech International is a leading claims and dispute resolution consultancy and is currently involved in some of the largest and most complex construction and engineering projects in the world.

A Paralegal who works for Systech International would most likely be working in a multi-cultural team environment and would typically look forward to:

  • Working on live construction projects, providing support to our teams involved in the preparation and defence of construction claims
  • Reviewing and appraising risks in contracts on major projects
  • Making bespoke amendments to standard contracts
  • Helping to prepare sub-contractor agreements
  • Drafting correspondence, including counter-claim letters
  • Facilitating negotiations in meetings, including translations
  • Assisting in the preparation of independent, third party reports
  • Discovery
  • Researching and preparing bespoke seminar materials for client training purposes (various contract types, claims assessment, dispute resolution methods etc.)
  • General Administration support, as required

 

Candidate Requirements:

  • Paralegals will need to have obtained an SRA qualifying law degree in the UK
  • Preferably will have undertaken or registered for the LPC
  • Must be fluent in English
  • Languages: ideally speak, read and write fluently in at least one of the following languages French / Spanish / Japanese would be an advantage
  • 3-5 years post graduate Paralegal experience
  • Ideally have prior experience in the construction and engineering industries and be widely travelled
  • Hold a valid, current UK passport
  • Able to work Single Status on an 11 & 2 rotation
  • Mobile and flexible

Candidates who complete a satisfactory 12 months with Systech International in a Paralegal role will be considered for a training contract with Systech Solicitors to become UK qualified and experienced Solicitors.

If you wish to apply for this vacancy then please apply with your detailed CV/Resume to anne.virnig@systech-int.com quoting reference:

Contact

Anne Virnig
anne.virnig@systech-int.com
+1 (949) 829 0225

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