Property Liability Litigation Paralegal Manchester

Area of Practice: Dispute Resolution

Location: Manchester and Greater Manchester

Type: Private Practice

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000

Posted On: Thursday, July 2, 2020

Recruiter Name: Tony Seymour

Recruiter Telephone: 07813 605 881

Job Reference Number: TS/893559

 

Litigation Paralegal – Property Damage and Liability – Manchester – £20,000 – £28,000

LITIGATION LEGAL EXECUTIVE / PARALEGAL – PROPERTY DAMAGE AND LIABILITY – MANCHESTER

Litigation Legal Executive / Paralegal – This is an excellent role for a bright, ambitious paralegal with strong academics and a proven litigation background. The role sits within the property damage and liability team in the Manchester city centre office of this major global law firm. Previous experience in property liability would be a clear advantage, but our client will also consider those with a general commercial litigation background. Insurance litigation and general personal injury experience will also be considered.

ROLE SUMMARY

  • Job title: Litigation Paralegal / Legal Executive
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £20,000 – £28,000
  • Reports to: Partner
  • Previous Experience: Candidates should have excellent academics and a proven background in litigation whether property liability, commercial litigation, insurance litigation or general personal injury litigation.

TYPE OF MATTERS UNDERTAKEN BY THE TEAM

Property Liability is a vast and often complex area of commercial litigation. It deals with instances where clients have suffered sometimes significant financial loss due to an incident, sometimes involving a serious accident or catastrophic malfunction of equipment.

Examples of such incidents might include a dangerous chemical leak from a factory or a serious break down of plant machinery resulting in massive damage and losses for the client. Cases might also involve an international element with cross-jurisdictional challenges adding an extra level of complexity.

The clients advised by the team range from national companies to global PLCs who demand an elite service and rapid solutions to often major challenges.

THE RIGHT APPLICANT

Strong academics are crucial coupled with a genuine passion for litigation. Previous litigation (especially property liability experience or commercial litigation) experience is necessary. Candidates with insurance litigation or general personal injury litigation experience will also be considered.

The team is looking for natural litigators who are bright and hard working and who wish to progress within one of the best teams in the industry. You will receive excellent training and the chance to gain experience with some of the leaders in their field.

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