£16000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits:Benefits Package
This Legal 500 firm are currently recruiting for a litigation paralegal in the Fast Track Department of their Sheffield office on a 12-month fixed term contract. Working within the Litigation Team in the Fast Track Department, you will have your own caseload to manage, taking instructions from clients and assisting with the giving of legal advice including obtaining evidence and, where appropriate, assist with litigation to achieve appropriate resolutions for the clients. The ideal candidate will be degree educated and will have experience of personal injury claims. As a paralegal, you will play an integral role in the team, working together with a partner and experienced solicitors to provide legal support on a number of cases to deliver an outstanding client experience and to progress the litigation. The litigation paralegal will be responsible for ensuring that client queries are dealt with quickly, efficiently and with empathy, taking appropriate actions. The candidate will work independently under supervision and as part of a team to assist in progressing cases. To be successful in this role you must: - Have appropriate legal knowledge and litigation experience to support qualified case handlers to progress legal cases. - Be organised and have the ability to work quickly and accurately in a growing and demanding area of the business to meet personal targets. - Be proactive and able to work independently and as part of a team to deliver the best outcomes for the clients. - Be able to produce high quality written work. - Have excellent client care and inter-personal skills, operating with integrity and showing empathy and intuition. - Be comfortable using new IT systems. - Completion of a law degree and/or legal practice course would be an advantage, however, the firm would also welcome applicants who are well-established paralegals looking to forge a new career.
For more information or a confidential discussion regarding this role in Sheffield, please contact Sacha Jonas at G2 Legal or apply with an up to date CV.#########
Posted 35 days ago