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Legal Graduates 2022

The Programme 

Cognia Law offers an alternative to candidates who want to experience a different side of law. The successful candidate will be part of a team based in Cape Town. The candidate will receive in-depth training, so prior work experience is not a requirement.  
 
As a graduate your responsibilities will include, providing support across Cognia Law’s legal service lines, including data collection projects,  transactional due diligence accounts/ projects, and litigation support accounts/ projects, this will be done under the guidance of a line manager and/or high level associates.  
 
This opportunity will stand the successful candidate in good stead when applying for articles after the program. 
 

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • Law degree from a top tertiary institution. 
  • Preference will be given to EE candidates. 
  • Languages: English - Spoken and written (required). 
  • Excellent interpersonal oral and written/ verbal communication skills. 
  • Able to work both independently and as an integral part of a team. 
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail. 
  • Developed skills in legal drafting. 
  • Commercial, proactive and business-like mind-set. 
  • A good grasp of Microsoft Office applications. 
  • Be comfortable with technological applications, plus a knowledge of legal review platforms will be beneficial. 
  • Good time management skills and the ability to operate well in high-pressure environments. 
  • Strong team player. 
  • Risk sensitivity and the ability to know when to escalate an issue. 
     
Closing in 7 hours
Closing in 7 hours
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Law

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Cape Town (South

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  • Closing Date:23rd Oct 2021, 6:00 pm

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