PARALEGAL - PERSONAL INJURY (PI)

LEAMINGTON SPA, WARWICKSHIRE
UP TO £22,000

This well-established Lexcel accredited and Legal 500 listed firm of solicitors, is one of the largest in Coventry and Warwickshire and has plans to continue to grow. They require a Paralegal to join their Personal Injury (PI) and Medical Negligence department, to assist clients with personal injury (PI) claims ranging in value from low-end fast track to upper-end multi-track work. The claims will be varied such as accidents at work, public liability, CICA and employer's liability.

The main function as a PI Paralegal will be to contribute to the overall success of the Personal Injury team by providing legal services to clients and support to other fee earners:

  • Liaising with clients in a professional, courteous manner often dealing with difficult sensitive and confidential matters
  • Assisting with preparation of schedules of loss, drafting letters of claims, pleadings, quantum research, attending client and counsel meetings and court
  • Providing support to fee earners and be an integral member of the team

 

To be successful as a Paralegal in this Personal Injury team you need:

  • Knowledge of legal processes and procedures associated with Personal Injury (PI) work.
  • Compassionate and sensitive approach to deal with people at vulnerable and stressful times in their lives
  • Good knowledge of MOJ portal claims and civil procedure rules
  • Passion to develop a legal career in the field of Personal Injury
  • Ability to use own initiative and able to work effectively as a member of a team
  • Knowledge of case management systems
  • Excellent attention to detail and logical methodical approach

 

This innovative, expanding law firm offers good career development prospects and a friendly, sociable working environment.  

Please note that SVB Solutions is acting as a recruitment agency for the purposes of this vacancy.