Personal Injury Paralegal (MOJ)

Location
England, Bristol
Salary
£20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted
15 Jan 2019
Closes
12 Feb 2019
Ref
EF50770
Contact
Emily Flewitt
Practice area
Personal injury
Position
Paralegal
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Personal Injury Paralegal

Bristol

£20,000 - £25,000

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a a Paralegal to join my clients Personal Injury Team based in Bristol.

The role will involve handling a caseload of RTA files which will be made up of MOJ portal pi claims from inception to completion.

Main duties:

- Handling a case load of MOJ Portal personal injury claims from inception to completion with minimal supervision by taking all steps to bring claims to a successful conclusion;
- Reviewing cases upon initial receipt, assessing quantum and the prospects of success of the claim;
- Assessing a client's injuries and arranging medical appointments with experts;
- Preparing papers for Stage 3 Hearings and Infant Approval
- Submitting files for closure when appropriate -if, for example, there is no prospect of success;
- Reviewing special damages and ensuring that appropriate evidence is obtained;

Experience Required:
- Experience handling your own case load of Claimant personal injury cases in a legal or insurance environment;
- Knowledge and practical experience of handling a case load of MOJ portal personal injury claims
- Knowledge of CFA funding and ATE insurance (desirable)

Apply now for immediate consideration!

emily.flewitt@douglas-scott.co.uk

Please contact Emily Flewitt, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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