Job description

You will be supporting the in-house legal departments as they tactically and strategically evolve the way they provide legal and commercial support to their internal and external customers. We help companies to build an enhanced legal operating model that allows them to allocate legal work to the right teams, in the right place, at the right time - whether the work is undertaken in-house or by external providers. You will be responsible for providing support and assistance on a range of non-contentious commercial legal work. You will also benefit from first class training and development opportunities and will gain a unique insight into working life at EY Riverview Law.

Job responsibilities

You will be responsible for providing a full range of legal work to our business-based clients.

- Assisting in drafting, reviewing, negotiating and advising on all types of commercial agreements

- Case management

- Conducting legal research

- Assessing merits and risks

- Responding to letters/emails/calls

- Client contact on progress of cases as well as with third party solicitors

- Creating and implementing templates and processes

- Participating in team meetings

- Attending internal/external courses

- Keeping up to date with law and practice

- Undertaking routine scoping calls

- Collating management information


- Education to degree level with a relevant degree or similar qualifications (eg CILEX, STEP).

- Experience in a Private Client legal environment.

- Previous legal work experience or academic knowledge. Ideally private client services experience (estate accounts and simple trust administration).

- Experience in a case manager system desirable.

- Committed to excellent client care and enthusiasm for private client work.

- Excellent IT skills particularly with experience in Word, Excel, and Outlook.

- Effective administrative skills with accurate and efficient time recording skills.

- Ability to identify problems, complaints, and risk management.

Benefits for You

- 30 days holidays plus bank holidays

- Additional birthday holiday to spend time with your family and friends

- Wellbeing day off for you to relax or have a pamper

- Volunteering day to spend a day helping out and giving back

- 24/7 digital GP and counselling service

- Group pension scheme

- Employee assistance programme

- Referral programme

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2307 Beverley Rd Brooklyn, New York