Defendant Personal Injury Paralegal

£15000 - £24000 per annum
28 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Rachael Atherton
Job Title
Practice Area
Personal Injury
Contract Type
Full Time

Defendant Personal Injury Paralegal

I am currently recruiting a Personal Injury Paralegal on behalf of a Top 100 Law Firm at their Bradford office.

As a Personal Injury Paralegal you will be responsible for conducting the defence of general insurance claims, including mainly claims for Personal Injury.

Your duties will include but not be limited toL


  • Deal with opponents, experts, statutory bodies and client by e-mail, telephone and in writing.
  • Negotiate on issues of liability and quantum.
  • Assist senior colleagues, if requested, with higher value claims.
  • Pursue recovery of client’s losses, where appropriate, from third parties
  • Maintain accurate financial / reserve / risk management information on all claims
  • Comply with internal, client and procedural protocols
  • Ensure that personal objectives are reviewed and met.
  • Develop a good relationship with existing and potential clients ensuring that a high standard of client care in exercised at all times.
  • Ensure that relevant training is carried out and keep up to date with relevant legislation and practice.
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with SRA/Law Society Regulations.
  • Take an active part, with the Department Head and Fee Earners from other departments in marketing initiatives benefiting both their own department and other departments of the Firm.
  • Carry out duties and responsibilities with due regard to the firm’s Equality & Diversity Policy.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Personal Injury Paralegal to join a highly reputable and forward thinking law firm with excellent benefits including:



  • 25 days holiday increasing after 2 years
  • Group personal pension
  • Life assurance
  • Private healthcare
  • Interest free travel loans
  • Discounted car parking
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Discounts for legal work

To discuss this opportunity in more detail please call me ASAP.