Salary: Negotiable

Closing date: 29th July 2022

Position: Permanent

LOOKING TO JOIN A LEADING LAW COMPANY

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES PLEASE!

We have an opening for a General Civil Paralegal to join our growing Personal Injury team.

The role will include assisting senior solicitors in a very fast-paced department and will involve exposure to an array of different claims for damages including personal injury, housing disrepair and clinical negligence matters.

Essential experience

Case Management Systems, dealing directly with Clients and being able to work to own initiative.

Desirable experience

Previous civil paralegal experience or other claim related pre-action protocols. Law Degree or other law related qualifications.

The ideal candidate will be well organised, flexible, work well under pressure, have good drafting skills and a good telephone manner.

They will work alongside a Director of the firm and other support staff, handling a varied caseload of Housing Disrepair, Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence claims but also be prepared to assist with other general Civil Litigation matters.

Role specifics include:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Taking initial instructions
  • Instructing experts
  • Reviewing evidence, disclosure and expert reports
  • Updating Case Management System
  • Updating clients on case progress
  • Enthusiastic and a desire to progress career

Benefits:

  • A full time position
  • Salary negotiable (commensurate with experience)
  • Holidays 25 days plus bank holidays increasing with length of service
  • Birthday Holiday
  • Free parking
  • All-inclusive staff social events

Closing date:

Friday 29 July 2022

WHAT TO DO NEXT…

If you feel this role is right for you, then we would like to hear from you. Please apply in the first instance using our online application below, including your CV along with a covering letter (including details of any relevant qualifications).

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we are unable to respond to all applicants. If you haven’t received a response from us within one week of the application closing date, please consider yourself unsuccessful on this occasion. We would like to encourage you to apply for future openings and would suggest that you keep an eye on our website and social media platforms for any other opportunities.

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