Paralegal Commercial

Paralegal Commercial
Region: Zaventem or Gent
Required experience: None
Environment: Law Firm
Ref: LexGO27/06
Contract: Permanent position (Full-time)

Company description

Who is Deloitte Legal | Lawyers? A top legal practice in Belgium, and a full service business law firm highly recommended by the most authoritative legal guides.

With approximately 150 qualified lawyers, based in Brussels (Zaventem & Boitsfort), Antwerp and Ghent, Deloitte Legal offers expert advice in the fields of banking & finance, commercial, corporate/M&A, employment, IT/IP, public/administrative, insolvency and reorganizations, real estate, tax law and litigation. Where appropriate to ensure a seamless and comprehensive high-quality service, Deloitte Legal works closely with financial, assurance and advisory, tax and consulting specialists, and with select EU and US law firms.  

Deloitte Legal | Lawyers provides thorough and practical solutions tailored to the needs of clients ranging from multinational companies, national large and medium-sized enterprises, financial institutions and government bodies, to high-net-worth families and individuals.

Can’t wait to make an impact on the world? You’re not alone. Join us in driving progress in the working world and beyond.

Your journey with us

Deloitte Legal Lawyers is a full service business law firm, highly recommended by the most authoritative legal guides. Deloitte Legal Lawyers comprises approximately 140 qualified lawyers, based in Brussels, Antwerp and Ghent. We offer expert advice and representation in the fields of corporate/M&A, banking & finance, EU law, real estate, tax, employment, commercial law, dispute resolution, IT/IP, public/administrative law and insolvency and reorganisations.

Our clients range from multinational companies, national large and medium-sized enterprises, financial institutions and government bodies, to high-net-worth families and individuals.

We are currently looking for a Paralegal with relevant experience in the field of Commercial Litigation based in our Ghent and Zaventem office.

In this role:

  • You will be part of the Commercial & Dispute Resolution team, where you will provide assistance and accurate legal support to a team of lawyers on the realm of Commercial Litigation;
  • You will have contacts with courts, notaries, administrations;
  • You will draft templates such as standard letters, legal briefs;
  • You will provide assistance with setting-up presentations
  • You will compile exhibits in court cases;
  • You will also retrieve administrative documents via several applications (i.e. national registry);
  • Furthermore, you’ll deposit documents via several applications of the bar (DPA, e-Deposit);
  • You will file documents and managing archive and partake in legal research.

Our offer:

  • An atmosphere stimulating personal development and growth;
  • Being part of a large skilled team with a cross-border focus;
  • Ability to tap into the network and professional services of the market leader Deloitte;
  • Well-developed training opportunities;
  • A competitive remuneration package;
  • Attractive extra-legal advantages

Let's talk about you

  •  you have obtained a bachelor degree in law or in legal practice (“Rechtspraktijk”);
  • you have excellent verbal and written communication skills in Dutch and English (French being a plus);
  • you are a highly organized, detail-oriented and rigorous person;
  • you deal positively with tight deadlines;
  • you have a can do attitude and see solutions rather than problems;
  • you will be part of a large structure, so being autonomous and finding your way is important;
  • you have well-developed PowerPoint skills and an eye for clear and structured presentations;
  • you are capable of handling confidential information in a discreet manner and you maintain the highest ethical standards

Why Deloitte Legal | Lawyers? 

Be the true you! We foster diversity and inclusion and encourage you to bring your authentic self to work. Explore, question and collaborate while building a career that inspires and energises you.  

Never stop growing! Diversity of thought makes us stronger. At Deloitte Legal, we tailor a personalized learning experience, offering you the opportunity to grow at your own pace and achieve maximum impact.  

We practice what we preach! As a Purpose-led organisation, at the heart of everything we do is a set of timeless principles and unifying values.

Empowering our employees with flexible work arrangements remains essential in today's reality . This is why we promote hybrid workplace with a combination of home office and on-site (+10 offices in Belgium or client's premises).

Join us to make an impact together! Apply now!

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