Paralegal – Personal Injury/Dispute Resolution

St Albans
£18000 - £21000 per annum
11 Jul 2019
08 Aug 2019
Kathleen Croskell
Practice area
Personal injury
Full time
Contract type
Ideal vacancy for a Personal Injury/Dispute Resolution Paralegal looking to pursue a training contract at a highly ranked and Lexcel accredited firm in Hertfordshire.

If you are in the process of completing your legal studies and keen to pursue a training contract, this is a fantastic opportunity to progress your career at a successful firm in St Albans working on personal injury and dispute resolution matters.

  • Taking client instructions and dealing with matters under the solicitor’s instructions
  • Use of the MoJ claims portal
  • Employers liability and public liability
  • RTA
  • Collating medical evidence
  • Drafting court papers and documents
  • Dealing with funding matters and undertaking accounting duties
  • Opportunity to assist in some clinical negligence cases
  • Providing administrative assistance to solicitors
  • Assisting solicitors in dispute resolution when required
The Candidate
  • Paralegals and legal executives with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in personal injury matters
  • Experience of working in the claimant department or relevant legal qualifications would be advantageous
  • Excellent client care skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Fast and accurate word processing skills with a minimum typing speed of 50 wpm
  • IT proficiency in relevant software packages
  • An organised approach with the ability to prioritise work
The Firm

Our client is a highly regarded firm, located in superb offices with great transport links and delivers a wide range of services to individuals as well as businesses both locally and further afield. Placed high in the legal rankings and widely recognised as leaders in their field, the firm is staffed by dedicated and talented lawyers and support staff who ensure high levels of client care, endeavouring to go the extra mile. Actively involved in their local community, they have a loyal and growing client base. We are now recruiting on behalf of our client for a Personal Injury/Dispute Resolution Paralegal to work in their St Albans office.

  • Role will lead to a training contract for the right candidate
  • Competitive salary
Paralegal – Personal Injury/Dispute Resolution

For further details of this Personal Injury/Dispute Resolution Paralegal vacancy, please contact Kathleen on 01954 208062 quoting reference KC05396521.

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