Paralegal (x 3 posts available)

Recruiter
Thompsons
Location
Hilderstone
Salary
£22,736 per annum
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Sep 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Full Time

Vacancy: Paralegal (x 3 posts available)

Office: Stoke on Trent - NLU

Salary: £22,736 - £26,046

Closing date for applicants: 21 August 2017

Contract: Permanent

Interview Dates: TBC

About Us

With almost 800 staff and partners across a network of offices nationwide, we are the most experienced trade union, employment rights and claimant personal injury practice in the UK.

We have an enviable reputation for the results we get for our clients and the support, training and career development of our staff. We treat our people as we treat our clients - fairly, with honesty and as individuals.

At Thompsons, we expect interest and commitment to the work we do and a desire to do the very best we can for our clients.

Vacancy Overview

Working as part of our successful team, within our National Litigation Unit based in Stoke on Trent, the role of Personal Injury Executive involves carrying out initial case assessments on pre-litigated, fast track, ex portal accident cases for union clients, which include RTA, EL and PL. Responsibilities to be undertaken include obtaining evidence in support of liability, pre action disclosure, obtaining medical evidence, instructing non-medical experts, assessing claim value and attending on clients, witnesses, experts, third parties and defendants. This role provides an excellent opportunity for someone who is hungry to learn and work for a leading Personal Injury firm.

What We Offer

As well as a competitive salary we offer an extensive benefits package which includes contributory pension scheme, permanent health insurance, life assurance, 27 days annual leave (in addition to bank holidays), an Employee Assistance Programme, enhanced maternity and paternity pay, annual travel and parking loans, cycle to work scheme, financial assistance for professional development and much more. As an employer we are committed to providing an inclusive and supportive working environment where you can develop your career and achieve your personal best. We also deliver excellent on-site training to ensure you have the necessary tools to work to the best of your ability.

Further Information

For a full job description and application form please visit our website.

Thompsons believes in equality and is an Equal Opportunities employer promoting diversity within the workplace.

No agencies please.