Clinical Risk Paralegal

18000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual
28 Jun 2019
26 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Badenoch + Clark have been instructed by a Top Tiered law firm who require an experienced Clinical Risk Paralegal for their team in Manchester.

This role presents an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and commercially minded individual to join a progressive and highly specialised team.

Main Responsibilities include:

- Assisting fee earners in handling a challenging caseload of pre-lit and litigated defendant clinical negligence claims on behalf of the leading NHS Resolution and leading independent healthcare providers. This will involve drafting correspondence; reviewing medical records and preparing chronologies; drafting lists of Documents and arranging conferences.

- Dependent upon the level of experience and skills demonstrated further responsibilities may include the preparation of letters of instruction to experts and Applications to Court.

- Adhering closely to client protocol and process, using our bespoke case management system.

- Making an appropriate contribution to non fee-earning activity e.g. file management; billing, credit control, research and preparation of presentations

Preferred experience and background includes:

- Paralegals with clinical negligence experience is highly desirable

- Paralegals with experience in defendant personal injury or claimant clinical negligence will also be considered

- Strong technical skill and an ability to understand and work through complex issues.

- A demonstrable ability to adopt a commercial perspective rather than an 'academic' approach to legal issues and to be highly client- focused.

- Ability to deal confidently and professionally with clients on day to day issues building up strong relationships.

Experience is required for this position.

To discuss in more detail, please contact Paige Stephens.

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