The Scottish Paralegal Association

Paralegal (Debt Recovery)

Shepherd and Wedderburn is a Scottish-headquartered UK law firm. From offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen and the City of London, the firm delivers comprehensive multi-jurisdictional legal advice across every business sector as well as offering the full range of private client services.Regarded by many as the go-to firm for specialist advice in real estate; energy and natural resources; and financial and banking sectors, Shepherd and Wedderburn also has an impressive track record in advising clients from across other industries and sectors. FTSE and AIM companies, large SMEs, and public service organisations are counted among its clients.

With more than 80 partners and more than 400 staff, Shepherd and Wedderburn has the expertise, experience and depth of resource to deliver what our clients need.

As a founding member of the World Services Group, Shepherd and Wedderburn is able to respond to clients’ needs swiftly and effectively anywhere in the world. Currently the firm serves clients in 92 jurisdictions.

Company : Shepherd Wedderburn
Category : Debt Recovery
Date : 18 October, 2018
Location : Edinburgh
Website :
Salary : Competitive

We are recruiting for a paralegal to join our debt recovery team based in our Commercial Disputes and Regulation Division within our Edinburgh office. The role will involve working closely with the Senior Paralegal within the division to support debt recovery work for a range of public and private sector clients as well as undertaking other paralegal work as required across the division generally.

The successful candidate must have:
Exceptional Time Management Skills
Exceptional Communication Skills

At least 1 years’ experience as a debt recovery paralegal

Knowledge of case management systems and experience in preparing and lodging caveats along with a paralegal qualification would be beneficial.

Download job specification: CDR Paralegal ShepWedd

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Please find the job specification below.

This is a full-time, permanent position. A competitive salary dependent on experience will be offered to the right candidate.

To apply please send a covering letter and CV to please also complete a confidential diversity questionnaire on quoting reference DRE00010.