Litigation Paralegal

Recruiter
G2 Legal
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£18000 - £23000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits Package
Posted
26 Jun 2019
Closes
24 Jul 2019
Ref
463458-1-RRA-26
Contact
Rhys Ravenscoft
Sector/Practice Area
Insurance/Reinsurance
Vacancy Type
Legal Support, Paralegal
Contract/hours
Permanent
This top 50 law firm based in Birmingham city centre is now looking for a litigation paralegal to join their defendant insurance department on a full time, permanent basis. 
 
You will join the firm's litigation and dispute resolution group that have long-standing experience working with some of the most successful and influential businesses in the UK and on an international scale. The firm's defendant insurance team represent a variety of blue-chip clients, insurers and intermediaries advising in all matters of contention. 
 
Your key duties in this litigation paralegal role will include:
  • Assisting the head of the team and, where necessary, other senior members to produce high-quality legal services to clients on a broad range of defendant insurance work
  • Dealing with clients and third parties in a professional manner, maintaining close and regular contact, as required
  • Assisting with monthly billing, all client specific billing and other related financial administration
  • Dealing with all forms of liability, injury and motor claims
  • Supporting and assisting the head of department and other senior fee earners in the delivery of service level agreements
  • Carrying out legal research in relation to liability disputes, case law and technical areas of insurance law
  • Assisting with promotional and business development activity, as required
  • Maintaining good file management, including electronic and paper storage, archiving and filing
  • Taking telephone calls, handling queries and enquiries, where appropriate
  • Photocopying, scanning and collating documentation
  • Opening and closing files, as required
  • Carrying out legal research, as required
  • Overseeing and managing the management information requirements for a key client
In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must have a minimum of 2 years experience dealing with small and fast track motor liability claims, as well as the ability to run a caseload in such claims, have a sound knowledge of defending credit hire claims and previous experience using a case management system. 
 
If this litigation paralegal role based in Birmingham sounds of interest please click the apply now button.