New Claims and Portal Stage 1 Litigation Assistant

Recruiter
interlink recruitment
Location
Manchester
Salary
14000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual with atleast 3 months' paralegal experience looking to progress their career within Personal Injury.

The firm are a well-established Personal Injury specialist, with over 15 years’ experience servicing clients. They have a fantastic reputation within the market for delivering a consistent high quality service.

The role is as a New Claims and Portal Stage 1 Litigation Assistant.

You will ideally have some experience in a similar position, and the role would include speaking with potential new clients to take full details of the claim and then verbally retain them by explaining the CFA.

You will open the new file and be responsible for dealing with all initial paperwork, including chasing and diarizing the return of initial documents, conducting MID/ELTO searches, applying for Police Reports, liaising with client insurers, in order to obtain all relevant information in order to allow them to then submit the claim to the MOJ Portal or draft the Letter of Claim.

Time permitting they would also be a general assistant to Fee Earners by helping with such things as drafting witness statements, instructions to Counsel, PAD applications, reviewing medical notes and attending on PAD Application hearings.

Fantastic opportunity for someone looking to have a hands on roles with a friendly, established support network.