Paralegal – Banking, Film & TV departments

SMB are looking for a professional paralegal to join our Banking, Film & TV departments.

The Role

Assist the Banking and Film & TV teams including:

  • Drafting board minutes, shareholder written resolutions, directors certificates and utilisation requests
  • Drafting conditions precedent checklists
  • Drafting and negotiating of film and TV production documents, including writer agreements, director agreements and other crew/artists agreements & deal memos
  • Updating precedents
  • Managing satisfaction of condition precedents to drawdown
  • Sending documents out for signature using Docusign
  • Checking signatures
  • Preparing transaction bibles

Full-time or four days a week (if studying part-time).

Once government advice permits, the role will be office based.

Market salary and benefits.


The Candidate

  • Strong academics
  • Well organised
  • Able to manage own workload, prioritise and work under pressure to deadlines
  • Keen to learn



Founded in 1971 and based in London’s West End, SMB is recognised in the legal press and the wider industry as leaders across a range of practice areas.

We take diversity and inclusion very seriously and would encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds –  as a firm we work hard to be as diverse as the city we live in.



Applications by CV and covering letter to on or before 23 July 2021