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Paralegal (ID:18298)

Job Role
Legal Assistant Jobs
Contract Type
Birmingham City Centre
Date Added
Date Expires
Business Services
We are seeking an exceptional and hardworking Clinical Negligence Legal Assistant to join our top-tier team in Birmingham city centre This is an outstanding opportunity for a highly organised and diligent professional to provide vital support on our high-value clinical negligence caseload.

Clinical Negligence Legal Assistant Responsibilities:
  • Assist in investigating and progressing client compensation claims stemming from clinical/medical negligence, claims against public authorities, and personal injury matters
  • Attend client meetings, conferences with barristers/QCs, and court hearings, meticulously noting all discussions
  • Undertake legal drafting of routine correspondence, statements, and court documents
  • Conduct in-depth analysis of medical reports, expert evidence, and disclosure documents
  • Perform legal research utilising online resources and law libraries
  • Handle client communication via telephone and email correspondence
  • Maintain the highest standards of honesty, integrity and confidentiality in all dealings
  • Accurately and comprehensively record all billable time per the firm's recording procedures
  • Provide administrative support and maintain up-to-date physical/electronic case files
  • Collate relevant legal resources, publications and materials for fee earners
  • Contribute to the production of client newsletters, marketing brochures and pitches when required
  • Attend internal training sessions to continuously develop legal knowledge and meet CILEX CPD requirements
  • Assist with preparing materials and attending business development events
  • Carry out any other reasonable duties as requested by supervising solicitors
  • Proven experience as a Legal Assistant or Paralegal ideally within a clinical negligence team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication abilities with immaculate English skills
  • Exceptional organisation and multitasking capabilities to juggle multiple deadlines
  • Meticulous eye for detail and commitment to achieving exceptional standards
  • Proficiency in MS Office, online research platforms and case management systems
  • Currently studying CILEX, LPC or GDL qualifications is highly desired
The firm offer a competitive salary, generous benefits package and fantastic prospects for career progression.

Katie Bard is acting as an agency and is an equal opportunities employer.

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