Personal Injury Paralegal EL/PL Manchester
Area of Practice: Defendant Insurance
Location: Manchester and Greater Manchester
Type: Private Practice
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000
Posted On: Tuesday, July 13, 2021
Recruiter Name: Tony Seymour
Recruiter Telephone: 07813605881
Job Reference Number: TS/893682
Paralegal – defendant insurance litigation – EL/PL – Police, emergency services and local authority team – to £22,000
Personal Injury Paralegal EL/PL – Manchester
Personal Injury Paralegal EL/PL – This highly-regarded team which specialises in defending EL/PL claims brought against key public sector clients especially the Police and emergency services is looking for a paralegal to help support its more experienced fee earners.
Role and Responsibilities
- Job Title: Paralegal
- Location: Manchester
- Salary: to £22,000
- Reports to: Partner / Team Leader
- Previous experience: A minimum of 6-12 months paralegal experience, ideally in personal injury, but the hiring managers are willing to look at candidates from a range of backgrounds.
Varied client base and range of work
This is a dynamic department handling a varied mix of work for a range of public sector clients. The type of claims involved include everything from straight forward ‘slips and trips’ to more complex injury and damage matters all the way up to high-value large loss claims.
Because of the team’s focus in this area, they are uniquely placed to advise public sector organisations. The team also trains and host seminars to keep their clients up-to-speed with the latest caselaw and statutory developments in this area.
A broad spectrum of candidates considered
The team welcomes applications from a broad range of candidates. Ideally, they would prefer if applicants had some degree of personal injury experience. That said, they are willing to consider candidates from a broad range of disciplines.
Applicants must also demonstrate a strong academic CV with strong A-levels and a good 2.1 at degree level as well as having completed the LPC.