Travel Law Paralegal

Recruiter
BROOK STREET BUREAU Liverpool
Location
Liverpool
Salary
£19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is currently looking for a Travel Law Paralegal / Fee Earner to join their ever expanding in house department.


Experienced fee earner is sought to work in a growing department dealing with holiday sickness cases, handling a caseload of both pre-litigated and litigated cases. The candidate should have industry knowledge of these cases and the ability to be strategic in order to adapt to the challenges claimants face in the current climate. My client seeks candidates who are shrewd, demonstrate aptitude, have a flare for handling evidence and a good attitude towards hard work. For candidates who are very capable and hungry for success there is scope to progress within this fledgling firm.

Salary is negotiable dependent on experience.

Desired Skills:

Taking initial instructions/vetting and due diligence
Case set up/validations
Instructing medicals/dealing with Gastroenterologists
Reviewing medical records
Making assessments of special and general damages
Taking witness statements
Handling disclosure
Negotiation
Issuing court proceedings
Running cases to trial
A 'can-do' attitude, a thirst for knowledge and the ability to communicate knowledge effectively within the team
A 'right first time' attitude
A real commitment to helping our clients through the claims process
A positive approach to a busy workload and team work
A positive and diligent approach to file management
A willingness to work independently
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
A dynamic and flexible approach, as well as the ability to work under pressure
This is a new and exciting opportunity to develop within the industry and to be a part of their fast paced and dynamic firm.

To apply for this role please send a current CV or call Nicola on 01512426090


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