My client is a leading firm within White Collar Crime, who currently seeks a fluent Portuguese speaking litigation paralegal.
They seek an exceptionally able and enthusiastic Paralegal to assist the Civil Fraud and Commercial Litigation team for an immediate start. The individual will be fluent in both written and spoken Portuguese as well as highly-organised, conscientious and able to cope under pressure with challenging deadlines.
The successful individual will provide dedicated legal and administrative support on an international matter so must be flexible and willing to travel overseas.
Tasks may include administrative support for hearings and trials including agreeing indices, preparing bundles, arranging transcribers and other logistical support; drafting research memos on a range of issues and taking detailed notes at meetings or during conference calls with clients, Counsel and third parties. Strong communication skills are essential, together with an exceptionally high standard of written and spoken English and Portuguese.
This is initially for 6 months with the possiblity of the position being extended.
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