Saunders Law (London) – Human Rights Paralegal

Saunders Law is seeking a paralegal to join our Human Rights department, on a 12 month fixed term contract.

The successful candidate will support our solicitors who specialise in claims against the police and other public authorities, with particular focus on claims within the Hillsborough Victims’ Misfeasance Litigation. The role consists of assisting with all aspect of case preparation including corresponding with clients, obtaining and analysing records, interviewing witnesses, drafting witness statements, drafting instructions to counsel and experts, considering expert reports, attending conferences, general administrative tasks, and legal research.

The ideal candidate should have an excellent academic record and be able to demonstrate a commitment to upholding the rights of individuals. Previous experience is desirable. This is an exciting opportunity to join a friendly, busy, and expanding department. We are ranked in Chambers & Partners and the Legal 500. We offer a competitive salary of £25,500 pa, excellent prospects, training and support. You would have the opportunity to spend some time working remotely.

Our trainee solicitors are recruited from our paralegals. To apply please send your CV and a covering letter including details of your availability and any notice period to by 5pm on Friday 26 April 2024. Please note that we may select
candidates for interview in advance of this closing date, so you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.