Lawyer

Recruiter
Box Legal Limited
Location
Harlow
Salary
Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

BoxLegal Limited is one of the foremost After The Event legal expenses insurance providers in the country. We have over 13 years of experience in the industry and we specialise in providing solicitors with After The Event legal expenses insurance products that are tailored to their needs. The role is a new role within the company and you will be based in our Harlow Head Office. You will be working with an energetic, focussed and friendly team. This is an excellent role for someone who is hardworking, motivated and organised.

We are currently looking for an in-house lawyer to join our expanding team. The candidate will monitor a high caseload of legal claims ranging from financial mis-selling to holiday sickness, RTA and Industrial disease. The ideal candidate will have experience of conducting litigation claims within a solicitor’s practice with minimal supervision, and ideally experience of issues arising in relation to ATE legal expenses insurance, but training will be given.

Duties include:

  • making contact with solicitors to discuss litigated claims
  • monitoring solicitor performance
  • analysing success and failure performance
  • high level of solicitor contact on day-to-day policy issues
  • considering premium increases and ensuring solicitor reporting
  • Ensuring policy claims are properly made
  • Assessing Bespoke Policy and Top Up requirements and looking at premiums from information supplied
  • Maintaining all electronic records using our case management system
  • Taking action against non-performing solicitors

Working as part of a small team your role requires the following attributes:

  • Prior experience of litigation in solicitors practice
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • IT literate with specific knowledge of MS Excel and MS Word Outlook
  • Ability to adapt to change and to display initiative
Desirable Qualities

  • A good knowledge of Proclaim Case Management System
  • After the Event legal expenses insurance experience
This role is full time, 9.00am-5.30pm Monday to Friday

Salary circa £40,000