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DATE ADDED: Sat 21/03/2020

Litigation Paralegal

Greater Manchester, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

SALARY: £17,000.00 - £21,000.00 per annum

A national law firm, based in the North West and recognised as a leader in the insurance sector is looking to add a Litigation Paralegal to its dedicated motor team in Manchester. Offered on a full-time, permanent basis, this Paralegal role has been newly created due to an increasing number of instructions in its award-winning department.

Your new role

Taking on a key role in the team, the Litigation Paralegal will be responsible for:

  • Managing a caseload of litigated small claims track files
  • Working on both quantum and liability cases
  • Getting involved in telephone discussions and negotiations
  • Proofing witnesses, assessing their evidence and drafting statements

What you'll need to succeed
This is an excellent opportunity for a Paralegal looking to develop their career into litigated file handling. Your file handling experience will be crucial to this role, as will:

  • Good understanding of the high way code and basic road traffic act principles
  • Knowledge of the Court Practice Rules
  • Experience of working efficiently in a process driven legal environment
  • Excellent written communication skills and experience of composing professional written communications

What you'll get in return
In return for dedication and hard work, the Paralegal will be rewarded with:

  • £17,000 - £21,000 per annum, dependent on experience
  • A 35-hour week with flexible working opportunities
  • Excellent training, support and progression prospects
  • Very generous employee discounts and purchase schemes
  • An exciting and fast-paced environment with modern tools and technology

What you need to do now
If you are a Litigation Paralegal looking for a new role in Manchester, please apply now.