Clinical Negligence Paralegal

England, West Midlands, Birmingham
20 Mar 2018
09 Apr 2018
Rachael Travers
Job Title
Contract Type
Full Time

One of my leading national clients are seeking a Clinical Negligence Paralegal to join their expanding Birmingham office. Their Paralegal roles focus on providing an exceptional experience for all potential new and existing clients. You will be responsible for assisting a team of Legal Advisors and assist across the wider Medical Negligence team with Medical Negligence claims with a broad range of values.

Main responsibilities

  • Provide a comprehensive case progression service including helping to manage litigation timetables, deadlines, medical reports, appointments, etc
  • Assist in evidence gathering to include medical reports, statements, other documentary evidence and experts' reports
  • To ensure that all work and the collected evidence is properly marshalled and recorded on the file, its source documented with full explanations and clear notes of work done and advice given
  • Take detailed witness statements as required both on and off site
  • Research and preparation of legal papers
  • Be available to proactively advise as well as respond to clients and assist others involved in case preparation by telephone and in person

The ideal candidate will have previous legal experience ideally within Clinical Negligence or Litigation in a paralegal/legal assistant role is required and client care experience within a professional environment.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.