3 x Paralegal / Claims Handler within Motor / RTA

Posted 21 February by Yolk Recruitment Ltd

The Role

My client are a top 100 UK Law Firm, currently recruiting 3 Paralegals to join this highly reputable and market leading Fast Track RTA team. This is an exciting opportunity to progress your career with a reputable company, which is ranked highly in the Legal 500. The team, who are expanding provide advice to private individuals, commercial organisations, financial service sector businesses and charities. There are fantastic progression opportunities within this firm, who actively encourage the CILEx route to qualification. You will be required to work on behalf of two insurer clients carrying out the following duties:

Key responsibilities

  • To assist fee earners to ensure efficient progression of claims and ensure smooth case management
  • To manage a file load of approximately 40-50 fast track litigation cases through to trial / settlement
  • Instruct experts and review medical records
  • Deal with opponent solicitors, counsel, experts (including medical) and court
  • Investigate and obtain witness statement and police reports
  • Reviewing medical reports
  • Drafting witness statements and court documents

Experience and skills required:

  • Experienced litigation paralegal (civil, commercial, professional negligence litigation will be considered)
  • Must be working with the legal profession and have experience in litigation, or a graduate with some work experience within personal injury and excellent academics
  • Previous file handler experience is advantageous
  • Experience in Defendant insurance litigation is advantageous but not essential
  • Good legal knowledge relevant to their area of expertise
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently to deadlines and prioritise workload

How to Apply

If you believe that you have the skills and experience for the role - then please get in touch. We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.*

Required skills

  • Personal Injury
  • RTA
  • Claims Handling
  • Paralegals

Reference: 34236827

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