Legal Jobs in Guernsey

Professional Support Lawyer

Job Ref: LF 19963
Posted: 2018-11-08
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Our client, an offshore law firm, who provides expert advisory and legal services for the financial and property sectors, as well private clients, is seeking to recruit a Professional Support Lawyer.

Location

Guernsey, Channel Islands

Responsibilities

Work with the Head of Knowledge Management and practice teams to review and develop existing precedents and standard forms.
Develop and maintain new precedents and standard forms.
Assist in the introduction of multi-jurisdictional precedents where possible.
Develop guidance notes, checklists, and relevant Know-how documents.
Review existing work flow patterns for commercial work and help introduce legal project management work flows for various sets of transaction materials.
Keep the firm up to date with the latest developments in Jersey, Guernsey, Cayman and BVI. Ensure fee earners are fully appraised of new legislation and laws.
Write briefings for circulation to clients and contacts.
With the HKM, coordinate, design and deliver training to all teams in relation to new laws, precedents and developments as required.
Undertake induction training for new staff as appropriate.
Encourage the capture and use of the best practice knowledge within the firm.

Skills / Qualifications

Candidates will possess a minimum of 5 years’ Legal Experience and hold a relevant professional qualification. Candidates will demonstrate a range of experience and knowledge in Commercial and Trust within Offshore Jurisdictions, Drafting and Précis, Lexis Nexis, Westlaw and Project Management. This role will suit a candidate with project management skills, coding skills and a self-starting approach to tasks and projects.

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