Casualty Paralegal

Up to £22,000
13 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

I have the pleasure of working with a Top 45 UK law firm in Manchester who are looking to employ an EL/PL paralegal to join their highly successful casualty department.

This firm is well known for its highly respected defence lawyers and have won many awards over the years. They have multiple offices across the UK and work in a variety of different legal sectors. The firm is very ambitious with its visions and are keen to become be recognised as one of the leading global insurance and risk legal specialists.

The firm is supportive in career progression and wants people who can grow and develop with the firm.

The firm is offering a lucrative salary along with an extensive list of benefits which includes the following: quarterly and annual bonuses, pension, 25 days holiday, private medical insurance, childcare vouchers, flexible working, life assurance, health cash plan, season ticket loan and many more!

About the role?

The role involves assisting a Partner’s varied caseload of EL/PL matters. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn from a partner and really develop in this area of law. The opportunity will involve reviewing liability, medical reports and medical records, interviewing clients and witnesses, attending hearings and trials, drafting court documents, negotiating quantum and so on.

You will have at least 12 months EL/PL experience from a claimant or defendant background. You will be confident in liaising and advising high profile clients. You will also have formidable team work skills and are eager to progress in this area of law.

You will also work towards realistic and genuine targets whilst achieving your own personal goals.

The department are a sociable bunch so if you sociable and like participating in social events then this could be the firm for you!

Are you up for the job?

Key Contact

Please contact Kelly Edwards to discuss this position in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

We aim to respond to applicants within 2 working days. If you have not been contacted within 5 working days you should assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

Kingsley is a specialist recruitment consultancy. The legal division has a diverse client base that includes medium sized commercial practices, long established civil practices and niche boutiques through to larger regional commercial firms and top ranked nationals. We enjoy what we do and we want others to enjoy working with us. We believe our clients and candidates need recruitment consultants they can work with and trust. Kingsley also has dedicated teams that focus on engineering, property and business support.

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