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:
Benefits package: Overtime, Bonus based on settlements
Working hours: 9 am to 5 pm
Holidays: 23 days a year plus bank holidays