Paralegal - Clinical Negligence

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Bristol
Salary
20000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP25000/annum
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Category
Legal
Function
Law
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Clinical Negligence Paralegal is sought in Bristol by this leading law firm to make an important contribution to the Clinical Negligence/Personal Injury team.

You will have:

A basic knowledge of Clinical Negligence and/or Personal Injury law
A flexible and enthusiastic approach and capable to work well in a team
Ability to undertake research and produce reports
Ability to meet deadlines and prioritise
Excellent communication skills and be able to develop and maintain strong client relationships
Ability to collaborate and work with other colleagues internally
Ability to understand and follow policies and procedures and in particular:-
Achieving targets
Managing account balances and your own debtors
Providing access rights for your calendar, mail box and voicemail and your Lexcel supervisor to ensure these are checked to Standards of Service
File management to Lexcel procedures
Proven commitment to working in a quality standard environment
Commitment to ongoing professional and personal development

In this role you will:

Work with the Team Leader and others to give support to the client base
Carry out research into legislation, case law as required
Attend and take notes of meetings and attend Court with Counsel
Draft relevant documents and provide admin support to senior fee earners as required
Ensure quality service and compliance for all matters to agreed standard policies
Consistently meet all KPI and targets and any other broader objectives as agreed

The firm offer a very competitive salary and benefit pakcage for this full time permanent position