Litigation Paralegal (Occupational Health)

Recruiter
Hays Legal
Location
England, Bristol
Salary
£18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted
08 Jan 2019
Closes
05 Feb 2019
Ref
3456194
Contact
Harriet Chapman
Practice area
Civil litigation
Position
Paralegal
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Occupational Health Paralegal Job in Bristol city centre - EL/PL/ Occupational Health

Your new company
This national law firm has an enviable reputation and continues to go from strength to strength. With offices in Bristol city centre, this is a great opportunity for candidates with previous paralegal experience, ideally within insurance and/or litigation.

Your new role
Working within the Occupational Health team, you will be working on fast track pre-litigation work, including portal EL/PL claims, for a variety of clients including insurance companies. Work will include investigations to determine liability, drafting witness statements and quantifying damages. Therefore, a knowledge of personal injury pre-action protocols and portal claims would be advantageous.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need strong academics (LPC preferred, otherwise strong grades at LLB) and previous experience in a personal injury Paralegal role. The ideal candidate for this role will, in addition, demonstrate a real interest in Occupational Health matters, with a real enthusiasm to learn, excellent attention to detail and team work skills. Given that much of the work will involve client contact, excellent communication skills are essential.

What you'll get in return
In return you will be offered a fantastic opportunity to join a leading firm with excellent long-term development prospects. The role is based in Bristol city centre, salary will be dependent on experience. For further information, please contact Harriet Chapman at Hays Legal.

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