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Paralegal
Permanent
Up to £24k pa (DOE)
Caitlin
Caitlin@tsrlegal.co.uk
02920 388100
20 days ago
26/02/2023

Personal Injury Paralegal

Location: Newport

Salary: Up to £24k pa (DOE)

The role

TSR Legal are working with a law firm who are now looking for a Personal Injury Case Handler to join their claimant injury department based in Newport. The successful applicant will be responsible for their own caseload involving a wide variety of injury claims.

This department deals with injury claims of all kinds, such as accidents at work, road traffic accidents or accidents in a public place such as an accident at a supermarket. The firm have a specialism in disease litigation claims, including industry disease and military claims.

Responsibilities

  • Efficiently and effectively running own caseload of non-motor personal injury claims;
  • Pursuing claims through and outside of the MOJ Portals including pre- and post-litigation stages making full use of the case management system;
  • Complying fully with agreed service standards;
  • Communicating with clients, insurers, expert witnesses and solicitors;
  • Attending and participating in weekly risk assessment meetings;
  • Managing expectations of clients & effectively deal with any complaints that arise in line with Company policy;
  • Attending and participating in weekly risk assessment meetings;
  • Any other duties as required

About you

  • Significant experience of handling a motor and non-motor claimant injury caseload;
  • Ability to analyse and research legal issues;
  • Working knowledge of MOJ Portal processes;
  • Knowledge of a Case Management System;
  • Ability to work to strict Service Level Agreements;
  • Technical proficiency in claims handling including litigation;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to organise and prioritise work;
  • Ability to work as part of a team;
  • Law degree, CILEx or equivalent qualification desirable but not essential.

Apply now

If this opportunity interests you please contact Caitlin Coles at TSR Legal in confidence. Caitlin@tsrlegal.co.uk | 02920 388100