Personal Injury Paralegal
Salary £18,000 - £28,000 per annum
Consultant Emma Lester
Date posted 27 December 2018 2018-12-272019-01-26 legal Folkestone Kent GB GBP 18000 28000 28000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk https://www.robertwalters.co.uk/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
I am currently looking for a Personal Injury Paralegal to join a highly regarded nationwide firm. This personal injury paralegal will be working at one of the firm’s insurer clients and joining the in house legal team there working on defendant personal injury matters. This role is to be based in Kent. This role is on an initial 12 month fixed term contract.
This personal injury paralegal will be assisting the Senior Lawyers and Fee Earners on a wide range of pre-litigated and litigated defendant personal injury claims.
Day to duties of the role include;
• Drafting documents
• Instructing Counsel
• Arranging and attending Case Management Conferences alongside Counsel
• Undertaking research and managing the disclosure process
• Liaising with witnesses and instructing experts
The ideal candidate will have at least 6 months experience of litigation matters. Experience of personal injury, clinical negligence or insurance claims litigation is highly desirable. It is also essential that the candidate has completed the LPC or ILEX course.
In return, my client is offering a generous salary of up to £25,000 per annum (dependant on experience) and the opportunity to work alongside and learn from experienced Lawyers in an inhouse environment.
To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Emma Lester for a confidential discussion on Emma.Lester@robertwalters.com or 0121 260 2527.