What’s the role?

Our client is a new and forward thinking, dynamic law firm specialising in Litigation. They are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Litigation Paralegal to work closely with the Solicitor/Team Leader in a rapidly growing team of Paralegals.

You would be required to undertake bulk-style litigation, dealing with 100 litigated cases at any one time and process this volume rapidly. It would be essential that your experience can reflect this.

This is a process orientated environment and the start of an exciting law firm that would assist in advancing your litigation career.

Your day to day activities will include:

  • Document preparation and research requests
  • Preparing and checking legal documents for quality, consistency and content
  • Developing cases by maintaining contact with all involved parties
  • Writing letters before action (LBAs)
  • Reviewing settlement offers
  • Typing up and filing legal documents and correspondence
  • Reviewing and reporting on claims
  • Working to deadlines and coordinating calendars
  • Maintaining communication with clients and informing them of updates and case progress
  • Utilising Claims Management Systems to progress cases to completion
  • Providing a high level of client service, including responding to ad hoc information

What knowledge, skills and experience you need

  • Minimum three months experience working with high volume claims
  • Previous litigation experience
  • Law degree or alternative legal qualification desirable
  • Experience using a cloud based on-line litigation process is ideal
  • An attentive eye to detail, with strong writing, numerical and communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to work to deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with Plevin and PPI desirable but not essential for good candidates who match other criteria
  • Exceptional time management skills required

Next steps

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Tell me more

  • Location: Working from home
  • Rate: £100 per day
  • Work Pattern: Contract 9am -5.30pm
  • Start Dates: ASAP
  • Duration: Minimum 12 months (long term rolling contract)