Paralegal - Clinical Negligence

Recruiter
1 1 Recruitment Limited
Location
Reading
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The client is looking for a Paralegal to run a busy caseload of Medical Negligence claims. You will be supervised by a Senior Solicitor but expected to run your own caseload on a day-to-day basis.
Skills and qualifications
You will ideally have LPC or CILEx and relevant medical negligence litigation experience.
The successful candidate’s tasks when running their caseload will include:
·Providing a comprehensive case progression service including managing litigation timetables, deadlines, medical reports, appointments etc;
·Evidence gathering to include medical reports, statements, other documentary evidence and experts’ reports;
·Ensuring that all work and the collected evidence is properly marshalled and recorded on the files;
·Taking witness statements as required;
·Researching and preparation of legal papers;
·Providing excellent client care.
A good telephone manner and the ability to work in a team environment is essential. You should have excellent organisational skills and the ability to work to deadlines with good attention to detail. Good IT skills are also essential.


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