Personal Injury Paralegal

Recruiter
IPS Group
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Personal Injury Paralegal - Newcastle

Excellent opportunity for a Paralegal to join a leading firm in Newcastle.

Main responsibilities will include:

*To obtain and interpret client instructions, thereafter considering and advising upon legal and factual issues; legal issues to include common law and statutory duties of care, liability, medical evidence, causation and quantum.

*Demonstrate a thorough understanding of applicable pre-action protocols and Civil Procedure Rules to enable client matters to achieve efficient resolution of contested and uncontested RTA and PI claims. To ensure an appropriate and efficient use of the Units resources including research facilities, precedent documents and being capable of securing settlement and negotiation and resolving dispute negotiations.

*To progress files efficiently through the Portals.

Keen to hear from individuals with 6 months + personal injury experience, especially experience dealing with RTA Claims.

Salary £18,000 plus further benefits.