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Date Added: Wed 14/09/2022

Litigated Small Claims Fee Earner

Southport, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per annum

Do you pride yourself on excellent client care? Our long-established client is looking to expand it litigation department to hire a small claims fee earner. As a small claims fee earner you will be working in a fast-paced environment where deadlines matter. You will have at least 12 months' current experience in handling your own caseload of pre-litigation and litigated credit hire files. You will have a strong understanding of the Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) and current case law, and you must have worked on Part 7 Claims. You will have the ability to self-generate your own letters, file notes and documents using a Case Management System.Key job tasks and responsibilities will include; " Manage claims from instruction to closure" Reviewing new files" Evaluating liability and quantum" Drafting reports and complying with requirements of the Credit Hire Organisation (CHO)" Liaising with defendant solicitors, insurance companies, and instructing CHO " Taking client and witness instructions " Drafting necessary Court Forms and documentation" Drafting witness statements" Negotiate settlements of claim" Instructing counsel" Preparation for trialsCandidate Requirements" Claimant (or Defendant) experience in a similar role is essential - knowledge of the CPR, Part 7 Claims, and current issues in credit hire is vital." Ability to work independently and as part of a team when necessary" Adhere to guidelines and procedures" Excellent communication and organisational skills" Excellent attention to detail" High level of IT skills and keyboard skills are essential as role is self-generating.If you think you could fit into this role perfectly and have the required experience, please apply online and contact Paige @

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