Paralegal - Industrial Disease

Recruiter
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Location
Bermuda Park
Salary
£25,000 per annum
Posted
12 Jan 2019
Closes
28 Jan 2019
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Full Time

Paralegal/ Legal Executive - Industrial Disease

My client is an award-winning Top 50 law firm that boasts leading credentials as an employer offering a fantastic working culture. Due to team expansion they are looking looking to recruit an experienced Fee Earner to join their Technical Claims Team in Coventry.

The Role:

* Manage a caseload of 50-60 litigated NIHL cases
* To manage and progress claims in accordance with appropriate strategies to secure desired outcomes for clients
* Reviewing documents and preparing reports
* Dealing with disclosure
* Conducting investigations with Insured / obtaining witness statements
* Instructing Counsel / Experts
* Research
* Drafting generally

The Person:

* A paralegal already dealing with litiagtated claims or paralegal dealing with pre-litigated claims that wants to progress into litigated claims
* Technically proficient in dealing with disease cases
* Effective negotiator
* Ability to use own initiative
* Flexibility in relation to tasks undertaken
* Good listening and verbal communication skills

Please contact Stephen Hunt for more information - / OR apply now for immediate consideration!

Douglas Scott is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.