Shipping Paralegal

Salary Details Available on Request


Alex Tidy
+44 (0) 203 633 0962


We are in contact with a high-tier firm in Newcastle who are looking to find a paralegal to work in their dry shipping team. One of the most sought-after firms in this sector, this is an excellent opportunity to find your place in a team with a reputation for high-calibre expertise and global influence.

The team enjoy a broad spread of contentious and commercial work in shipping contracts, from shipbuilding to charterparties and bills of lading, on behalf of insurers, charterers, traders, ship managers and owners.

Having been working recently with this client, we can highlight some of the advantages of joining the team:

  • Professional and highly motivated, the team is also personable and values a supportive ethos. The partners are keen to help their juniors in a work environment conducive to growth and development.
  • A firm with an international reputation and its pick of work, you would be assisting the team to represent significant clients on some of the most important current disputes.
  • The partners are looking to take on a paralegal with the possibility of a training contract to follow. As such, the role comes with strong career prospects, and the chance to learn from experienced partners.

We are looking for a candidate who has completed their Legal Practice Course (LPC), and ideally has some experience in shipping law.

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to hear more or to discuss the market in general, get in touch for a chat.