Medical Defence Paralegal

Recruiter
MDU
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
16 May 2019
Closes
16 Jun 2019
Practice area
Clinical negligence
Position
Paralegal
Sector
In-house
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

Medical Defence Paralegal

The Medical Defence Union (MDU) is the UK’s leading medical defence organisation.

The in-house legal team act on behalf of MDU members in a variety of legal processes, including clinical negligence claims, General Medical Council and General Dental Council proceedings and inquests. They also afford legal advice to members and MDU colleagues on a range of medico-legal issues.

Protecting the interests of healthcare professionals is challenging and stimulating, and the department now seeks to recruit a Paralegal on a one-year fixed term contract, with a view to a permanent position, to assist with this work. Applicants should have completed the LPC and have an interest in a career in medical law.

Salary will be according to qualifications and experience. Other benefits include contributory pension and private healthcare insurance.

Applicants should apply with a Curriculum Vitae and covering letter to:

Robert Ayers, Legal Department,

MDU Services Ltd., One Canada Square, London E14 5GS

e-mail: LegalSeniorAdmin@themdu.com