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Neurotrauma Paralegal - Claimant Personal Injury

Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Salary
£20,000 to £30,000
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
6 Sep 2022

My client is looking for a Neurotrauma Paralegal - Claimant Personal Injury to join their team in Newcastle Upon Wear and Tyne.

They are a full-service law firm based in Newcastle upon Tyne serving clients throughout the UK and further afield. They have an outstanding reputation for delivering high quality partner-led advice with exceptional personal service.

The Role

• Assisting with various aspects of case preparation including collation and review of documentary evidence including the detailed review of medical records, accident documents, collision reports and ambulance logs,• Assisting with the drafting of detailed witness statements, schedules and related documents,• Obtaining and reviewing evidence upon instruction from clients and lay witnesses,• Assisting with the instruction of and liaising with various professionals (including Counsel, Experts and Case Managers/Therapists),• Assisting with liability and quantum investigations• Undertaking legal research• Assisting other team members and applying a proactive approach on a case by case basis to achieve the very best outcome for the client, and ensuring compliance with Court timetables• Promoting the firm, and particularly the Neurotrauma team, externally, by attending events, developing positive relationships with potential work-referrers, and supporting the business development and profile-raising strategies and activities of the Neurotrauma team.

Requirements

• You will have a proven track record within the field of Claimant personal injury litigation and exhibit a high degree of flexibility; together with an ability to follow detailed instructions without close supervision. In addition, you will be highly organized, be able to manage a tasks diary and to prioritise work. They will be able to cope well under pressure and work to strict deadlines.• Good communication, organisational and IT skills are essential. Attention to detail and a good work ethic are also necessary, as well as a willingness to cover a variety of tasks. Work outside of core hours may be required on occasions, and travel to specialist Rehabilitation Units across the Country• You will need to enjoy interacting with other people, be able to work within a team structure and have excellent client care skills.

Benefits

• Salary will be commensurate with experience• Comprehensive benefits package• Hybrid working available• Opportunity to work within a highly regarded and growing team• Opportunity for career progression

Should you have any questions or wish to apply please do not hesitate to contact Clear Legal and Financial Recruitment.

Please Note: Due to the number of applications we receive we may be unable to respond to every application directly. If you have not heard from us within 3 working days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 705552812-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Clear IT Recruitment Limited
    Clear IT Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent