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Legal Clerk

Job Purpose

The Legal Clerk will provide accurate and insightful support to lawyers and legal teams. Take charge in filling of rulings and regulations in legal documents. Compile, proofread and edit drafts of contracts, leases, licenses, policies and other legal documents.

Summary of Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare legal drafts by assembling and organising information for legal forms and documents, including complaints, declarations, discovery requests, responses, and other pleadings.
  • Assemble case materials by collecting, organising, and summarising information, documents, reports, and evidence.
  • Maintain calendar by entering and updating requirements, court dates, and meetings
  • Work with the Legal Assistant to Interpret laws, rulings and regulations for specific cases.
  • Conduct extensive legal researching and analysis.
  • Prepare memoranda and briefs with accurate information on specific cases.
  • Provide assistance prior and during a court proceeding by preparing for a case and examining the related legal documents.
  • Ensure that related case documents are properly ordered and available
  • With the Legal Assistant, attend court sessions in order to listen to and record critical information.
  • Maintain and update law libraries, literature and documentation.
  • Perform basic courtroom duties.
  • Coordinate and schedule appointments and meetings.
  • Required Skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and writing skills.
  • Good document management skills.
  • Proficiency in English
  • Attention to Detail
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to juggle multiple activities

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor of Laws Degree
  • 1-2 years of work experience in a Legal Environment.
  • Organized with strong conceptual and research skills.
  • Flexible schedule with a commitment to attendance.
  • Critical thinker who displays accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Excellent comprehension of the law.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Must be a Strategic thinker and problem solver
  • Must be open-minded and willing to learn

How to apply

If you meet the minimum hiring requirements for the above position, please email your CV and Cover letter clearly stating your salary expectations to the email below:

Note that, all communications will be kept in the strictest of confidence. If you do not receive communication within 21 days of the closing date of the advert, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Application deadline
4 May 15:00
Apply online
https://bemconsult.com/index.php?view=job_d&jobId=475
Email applications to
jobs@bemconsult.com and Copy-in bemconsult@outlook.com
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