This role is an excellent opportunity to gain very valuable hands-on experience with very high-quality work at an international firm. Joining a collaborative team of trainees and paralegals, the successful candidate will assist the partners and associates with a wide range of international and high-value disputes and corporate/commercial advisory. Superb analytical skills, attention to detail and the ability to work in a team are essential qualities.

We are a highly regarded niche firm practising in a wide range of sectors including banking, finance, blockchain, technology, intellectual property, energy, commodities, fraud and sport. We are ranked in the Legal 500 for Commercial Litigation, International Arbitration and Civil Fraud. Our offices are in the heart of the legal district, near to Chancery Lane. You will have the opportunity to collaborate internationally with over 200 lawyers working in 14 Ontier offices in 13 countries.

Our global character encourages diversity, Ontier is a firm where all belong and are empowered to reach their full potential. It is our unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives that help us deliver the best results to our clients.


  • Assisting lawyers with case management and with the preparation of legal documentation for contentious matters.
  • Drafting documents, including statements of case and letters, and arranging for the filing of the same electronically.
  • Document review, proof-reading and analysis of legal documentation.
  • Liaising with barristers and clerks as part of cases before various courts in London.
  • Preparing court bundles and exhibits.
  • Assisting in the preparation of relevant hearings and trials.
  • Legal and business research.


  • 1+ years of experience of working as a paralegal in commercial litigation and/or international arbitration.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Law
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Exceptional attention to detail is a must.
  • Experience with the White Book and with bitcoin/digital currency strongly preferred.
  • Experience with the process of legal disclosure and the use of document review software strongly preferred.
  • Ability to manage high volume workload.


  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • Bi-annual bonus based on productivity
  • Opportunity to discuss flexible work arrangements
  • Hybrid work structure (3 days in office)
  • Regular team training
  • Opportunity to attend international conferences and seminars
  • Frequent team events


Permanent / full-time

If you are interested in applying for the role, please contact [email protected]