About Eversheds Sutherland Eversheds Sutherland is one of the world's largest full service international law firms with over 5,000 employees in 68 offices across Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East Africa and the United States. The Litigation team advises on all types of disputes affecting their...

About Eversheds Sutherland

Eversheds Sutherland is one of the world's largest full service international law firms with over 5,000 employees in 68 offices across Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East Africa and the United States.

The Litigation team advises on all types of disputes affecting their business interests. These disputes can be with suppliers, business partners, competitors and employees and can relate to a broad range of subject matters. Our lawyers have handled disputes in or relating to almost all Asian countries.

Temporary Litigation Paralegal

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 1 Year
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type
Industry Legal Services
Job function Legal / Professional Services > Paralegal / Legal support
Published On 01/02/2019

Key responsibilities

  • Undertake complex document review and document coding exercises;
  • Undertake checking of ordinances and regulations;
  • Conduct proof reading and verification exercises; and
  • Undertake legal research and bilingual translations

Skills and experience

  • Bachelor/Master degree in law
  • Prior experience in litigation and financial regulatory matters would be advantageous. However, fresh graduates with a law degree will also be considered
  • Familiarity with both Hong Kong and PRC jurisdictions
  • Background in the financial sector will be advantageous

 Language skills requirements

  • Excellent writing and oral English and Chinese language skills

 Key competencies

  • Strong attention to details
  • Team player
  • Strong organisational and time management skills

We are a modern, progressive law firm. We think differently and we have built a culture where individual skills and personalities can shine. At Eversheds Sutherland, we believe that innovation comes from a culture of genuine equality and diversity and we are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments individuals may require in the recruitment process, or once in post.