Paralegal, Personal Injury

Location
England, Bristol
Salary
£17500 - £21000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
07 Sep 2017
Ref
BBBH1495
Contact
Charlie Simpkin
Practice area
Insurance, Personal injury
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Are you seeking a route to qualification, paid for, with opportunities to progress within an International Top 50 law firm? This leading law firm works with some of the largest companies Globally and can offer you a platform to develop a career in legal and earn a good bonus.

This law firm is a leading international legal business. With over 2,300 people, it offers one of the most comprehensive UK networks, combined with coverage across Europe, Latin America, North America and Asia-Pacific. The firm work with many household names and some of the UK's largest institutional clients and household names in the world of telecoms, infrastructure, outsourcing, consumer goods, transport, aerospace, and engineering. The firm is very progressive and have a reputation for developing and nurturing talent, they have even taken on apprentices with no legal background, put them through the ILEX (paid for) and have then gone on to become Solicitors. Many of the firm's Partners are home grown.

The firm is seeking a Personal Injury (EL/PL) Paralegal / Fee Earner to join the firms Bristol City Centre office.

You will join an industry leading defendant team and will work alongside some of the largest insurers nationally. This role will have lots of client contact where you will directly deal with large companies and big insurers. You will receive excellent training to run a busy caseload, working with renowned industry Partners. The caseload will place you working Housing Associations, School, and Councils dealing with claims up to £50,000.

This role comes with excellent prospects for progression, internally to other departments and to become qualified.

  • You will also can earn a highly lucrative bonus, which last year was on average £10k.
  • You will ideally be a Personal Injury Paralegal with a background in claimant or defendant work, ideally in EL/PL, but any background would be considered
  • Although, the firm would look at ambitious candidates from a non-legal background, perhaps in insurance or debt recovery looking to break into the legal market
  • You will have excellent communication skills
  • Salary is up to £22k, plus the ability to earn a lucrative bonus, progression prospects and an excellent benefits package.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Personal Injury (EL/PL) Paralegal / Fee Earner to join this International, Top 50 law firm based in Bristol City Centre.
Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for immediate consideration.