Traumatic Injuries Paralegal - PI

Recruiter
qed legal
Location
Pontefract
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
19 Jun 2019
Closes
21 Jun 2019
Ref
1161631614
Category
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Traumatic Injuries Personal Injury Paralegal
West Yorkshire


My client in West Yorkshire is a Personal Injury specialist who is looking to add a Paralegal to their Traumatic Injuries team. You will ideally have at least 6 months previous experience as a personal injury paralegal and be capable of carrying out the following duties.

Main Responsibilities

Under direction of the appropriate supervisor/Head of Department:
  • 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.


  • This is an excellent opportunity to carry out high value and interesting work in a specialist personal injury practice.

    Apply today with your CV for immediate consideration or contact Jonathan Hoose at QED Legal for more information about this opportunity.

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