Recoveries Paralegal (Leeds)

Clayton Legal
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Up to £22000 per annum
Closing date
6 May 2021

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Practice area
Civil litigation
2 years
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I'm delighted to assist my client, a niche insurance litigation based firm, in their search for a Recoveries Paralegal.

Working within the Subrogation & Recovery Team., the successful Recoveries Paralegal will be responsible for the handling of a caseload of Recoveries/Claimant Litigation, and as such, must be able to demonstrate experience in managing a litigated caseload of civil or insurance recoveries matters.

Responsibilities include:

* Drafting Court Proceedings / documents

* Adhering to Court directions and deadlines

* Working to set priorities, create clear plans and manage work to meet Client needs

* Engaging in effective negotiation

* Managing a Litigation Caseload/Pre litigation Case Load, with a view to driving claims to litigation or settlement

* Dealing with litigated Claims

* Maintaining management information

* Ensuring that all case reserves are completed in accordance with the specific client's reserving philosophy

* Performing legal and factual research

* Keeping up to date with relevant legal documents & relevant Caselaw

This is a fast paced environment, so the ability to work alone, and the ability to interpret and input data accurately and efficiently is essential, along with an excellent telephone manner.


The legal job market has changed significantly in the last two years. Social media and our connected world mean that both law firms and the legal talent they seek to attract, want and expect more. A positive customer experience in today’s legal recruitment landscape is critical.

Time pressed leaders and busy legal professional’s want the advice, support and exceptional service of specialist legal recruiters, and this is where Clayton Legal excel.
Clayton Legal have been recruiting on behalf of Law firms across the UK since 1999 placing upwards of 5000 Partners, Solicitors, Paralegals and support staff into exciting new careers.

Our 20-year record of success has enabled us to develop trusted relationships with many of the UKs law firms including; the Legal 500, Top 200 and smaller and independent regional law firms. We work in partnership with all our customers to deliver on both career expectations and business drivers.

We recruit at all levels within a law firm and in-house legal departments including; Partners, Solicitors, Paralegal, and Legal Support Staff and in house a range of Senior and more junior General Counsel roles.

Our regional teams ensure that firms are guaranteed local and regional focus whilst having access to a national talent pool of opportunities. Our teams are focused in:- 

  • The North West 
  • Yorkshire /Humberside and Scotland 
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We specialise in all areas of private client and commercial law from Partner level, Associate, Solicitor and Unqualified fee earners to Paralegal in addition to specialist skills within a Legal Practice including:

  • Property Law Residential, Commercial and Real Estate
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Our 20-year experience and record of success means we are able to give you access to the latest Legal vacancies within your specific sector and specialism we also give you access to:

  • Expert career advice guiding you through every step of the journey to secure your next career move including expert advice on salary, interview capability, offer management through our regular contact
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If you want to take your legal career to the next level partner with the team here at Clayton Legal, your trusted legal recruitment expert, with a 20-year success record in the legal recruitment market.

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