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Job Reference: SP1361

Construction Paralegal with Training Contract

  • Location: Colchester
  • Position: Construction Paralegal with Training Contract
  • Area of Law: In house Legal
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Hollie Preston

Job Description

Are you a Paralegal with a minimum of two years proven experience in construction law? We have an opportunity to work on both contentious and non-contentious work for a specialist construction team within a growing and very busy practice with a rare offer of a training contract for the right candidate. Hybrid working is also offered.

Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting multiple solicitors

  • Drafting letters, legal documents and pleadings

  • Undertaking legal research

  • Involved in business development, including assistance with organising and holding events

  • Preparation of bundles and engrossment's

Key skills required include:
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks or caseloads

  • Good attention to detail

  • Ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • Office administrative skills for tasks such as filing, typing and letter writing

  • Legal research skills and the desire to develop an understanding of construction law


  • Training contract for right candidate

  • An opportunity to develop further in this area of law, among experts in their field.

  • Very competitive salary with hybrid working 

  • Free gym membership

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

  • Discretional bonuses 

If you like the look of this role apply now.
Alternatively for more information and a confidential discussion please contact Hollie Preston at Errington Legal Recruitment.

To apply call us on 01223 803 813

Team Contact: Hollie Preston

Hollie specialises in private client solicitor recruitment as well as the hiring of legal support professionals. (Paralegals, Legal Secretaries, HR, Finance & Marketing). Hollie has an understanding of both sides of the recruitment process, having experienced being both a hiring manager, and a candidate. She therefore appreciates the importance of correctly assessing the needs of the individu…


I cannot praise Errington Legal and Eleanor enough. I have never been with a recruitment agency who really fight your corner. without Eleanor I would never have come across the role I now hold. Eleanor spoke with people on my behalf and really pushed my case, as well as offering advice and preparation tips she could not be more helpful. I am most grateful for all the help and support, thanks to Eleanor I have now found my niche in a job that I truly love and enjoy.
Laura - Case Worker / Paralegal , Suffolk


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