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Industrial disease paralegal

Hays Legal
England, Greater Manchester
£21000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Closing date
4 Apr 2023

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Vacancy Type
Barristers, Private Practice
Experience Level
Junior Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
Personal Injury

Job Details

Experienced complex PI / disease paralegal

Your new company
This is a large, UK Top-50 law firm that specialise in defendant legal services for a wide range of well-known clients. The firm are growing their industrial disease team and are seeking experienced paralegal to join progressive team. The firm operate a highly flexible hybrid working policy with one anchor day in the Greater Manchester office.

Your new role
This role will see you join a fast paced department and progressive team managing a caseload of Complex Military Deafness claims from the Ministry of Defence. The role will see you supporting senior fee earners, you will conduct legal research, review evidence including medical/personnel records/AFCS and War Pension records. You will work closely with clients and be confident in forging strong relations.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will have gained previous experience in complex cases ideally in industrial disease / noise induced hearing loss. The successful candidate will have prior experience of claims handling either litigated or pre-litigated within disease work. You will have exceptional attention to detail and thrive in a fast paced environment.

What you'll get in return
The successful candidate will benefit from a highly competitive salary which is negotiable depending on your previous experience. You will also benefit form excellent career progression and development with the potential to secure a training contract after some time.

What you need to do now
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Hays Legal provides an integrated recruitment solution to the UK's Legal and Company Secretarial sectors. Working across a nationwide network of offices, we offer employers and jobseekers a highly specialised recruitment service for permanent and interim positions across all business sectors, skill sets and levels of seniority.

We have a proven track record spanning almost 20 years in all areas of Legal and Company Secretarial recruitment, from one-off contingency requirements through to large-scale recruitment campaigns and wider employee management solutions.

We offer confidential, expert advice on job opportunities, compensation, business plans and exit strategies pertinent to professionals considering a move. We have the ear of key decision makers across all our clients and we have been instrumental in introducing and placing hundreds of fee earners and company secretaries into a vast array of organisations. From blue chip corporates, national and international firms through to niche practices, we have deep knowledge of the legal company secretary market.

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Company info
020 3465 0139
107 Cheapside
United Kingdom

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