Personal Injury Paralegal-Medical Negligence

Leamington Spa
18000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP18000 - GBP25000/annum
07 Mar 2019
04 Apr 2019
Contract Type
GBP18,000-GBP25,000 DOE

* Personal Injury Paralegal

* Leamington Spa

Job Purpose:

* Responsible for varied caseload of personal injury work

* Work in accordance with the Office Manual

* Assist senior solicitors on high value claims

* Supervise junior members of the team as required

Key Responsibilities:

* Comply with quality systems and work instructions

* Ensure compliance of external funders and Lexcel

* Time records appropriately all work undertaken

* Develop and promote the department and the Firm as reasonably required

* Achieve targets for billing and time recording

* Assist in maximising effectiveness and cost efficiency of the department

* Maintain up to date knowledge of the law and legal system as is required in the department by attending external courses (as permitted) and by other available means

* Assist with website/marketing events and case management system development

* Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word and Excel, and proficient typing skills, excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

* Good working knowledge and application of accounting and finance systems within the firm.

Skills and Experience

* Experienced litigator in personal injury/ medical negligence

* Sound knowledge of CPR

* Sound interpersonal and literacy skills

* Excellent client care

* Business development skills

* Good organisation, managerial and administration skills with attention to detail

* Ability to be a team player

* Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Case Management Systems

* Motivated to learn and progress within the department

* Flexible attitude to work

Please apply or contact Isabella James at LegalB for further information