RTA Paralegal

Location
Merseyside, Liverpool
Salary
£17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted
15 Apr 2018
Closes
13 May 2018
Ref
ADA12042
Contact
Alex Daniel
Practice area
Personal injury
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

As an experienced RTA Personal Injury MOJ Paralegal/Assistant, your key duties would include:

-Assisting with a case load of RTA Portal files comprising of a mixture of Stage 1, Stage 2 and Stage 3 (where necessary). Experience of one or more Stages desirable.

-Obtaining initial instructions from clients.

-Assessing the risks of a case in terms of liability, causation, quantum and credibility (including any Third-Party allegations of fraud / staged / induced accidents).

-Working to comply with Standard Office Procedures (SOP's) in respect of Case Management

-Drafting correspondence to clients, solicitors, Counsel and other third parties

-Maintaining both the office and personal diary detailing appointments/conferences/Court Directions, Trial & Application dates

-Contribute to maintaining and improving office procedures.

-To promote the firm wherever and whenever possible.

-Any other duties which from time to time are required by the firm

The successful candidate will hold the following experience and skills required for this role:

-Experienced Portal Paralegal with sound legal knowledge, with a desire to learn

-A minimum of one years' experience in dealing with a Portal case load

- Good IT Skills

- Excellent negotiator, communication and organisational skills

In return you can expect:

Salary: £17,000-£20,000

Benefits package: Overtime, Bonus based on settlements

Working hours: 9 am to 5 pm

Holidays: 23 days a year plus bank holidays

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