PI Trauma Paralegal

Recruiter
Location
England, West Yorkshire, Pontefract
Salary
£17000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
BBBH7989
Contact
Aaron Stocks
Practice area
Personal injury
Position
Paralegal
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
The primary role of the Personal Injury Trauma Paralegal is to use a high degree of self-management and initiative to provide direct support to their Principals to enable the Principals to operate at optimum efficiency.

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.
- Carry out any legal work on file as directed by Principles.

The Candidate

The successful candidate for the Paralegal position will be an individual possessing a proven track record within Personal Injury Trauma cases (Employers Liability, Public Liability and Road Traffic Accident)

You will have a good understanding of the relevant law and will have experience in carrying out tasks on such cases.

If you are interested in the position, you can contact Aaron Stocks at aaron@craconsultants.com or apply directly.