Personal Injury Paralegal

Location
Goole
Salary
£18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted
10 Oct 2016
Closes
07 Nov 2016
Ref
120017RA
Contact
Rachael Atherton
Job Title
Paralegal
Practice Area
Personal Injury
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Personal Injury Paralegal
Goole with travel to Pontefract

I am currently recruiting a Personal Injury Paralegal on behalf of a reputable Yorkshire firm.

Main Responsibilities

 

  • Attendance on clients and others in order to take statements, obtain information, make appointments and complete relevant forms.
  • Liaise between clients and experts and between clients and supervisor and with the defendant and other parties as requested.
  • Dealing with client queries and reporting to the appropriate fee earner.
  • Preparing standard legal forms.
  • Preparing and filing court documents.
  • Fixing dates for Court hearings and liaising with Counsel and court to find mutually convenient dates.
  • Arranging conferences with Counsel and liaising with client, solicitor, barrister and experts.
  • Preparation of bills and/or liaise with costs draftsman.
  • Reviewing and archiving files.
  • Liaise with BTE and ATE providers as necessary.
  • Carry out benefit queries and deal with call queries.
  • Liaise with other departments and accounts department as required.
  • Carry out any legal work on file as directed by Principles.
  • Carry out relevant searches.
  • To undertake other duties such as researching law, searching old files, obtaining documents, transporting clients, running errands and supporting fee earners as and when required.
  • Work on RTA, EL & PL Portal cases.


On offer is a very attractive salary and benefits package.

Please get in touch ASAP.