Clinical Negligence Paralegal

Manchester Permanent £22,500 - £30,000 per year
  • Work for one of the leading clinical negligence practices in the UK
  • Competitive salary and package

About Our Client

The firm is well known national law firm. They have a fantastic reputation for clinical negligence work and have been acting for the NHS since its inception in 1948 and are an original panel firm for NHS Resolution (formerly the NHS Litigation Authority), as well as working for the MDU and many private healthcare providers and their insurers as clients. They are looking for a Clinical Negligence Paralegal to join their Manchester team.

Job Description

As a Clinical Negligence Paralegal you will be:

  • Assisting the team on interesting and varied work consisting of pre-lit and litigated defendant clinical negligence claims on behalf of NHS Resolution and NHS Trusts. This will involve a wide range of task based work, including instructing experts and counsel, liaising with witnesses, arranging conferences, drafting documents, undertaking research and dealing with disclosure issue. There will also be opportunities to attend conferences and hearings with counsel.
  • Adhering closely to client protocol and process, using our bespoke case management system.
  • Making an appropriate contribution to non-fee-earning activity e.g. knowledge sharing, training, client seminars and business development.

The Successful Applicant

A successful Clinical Negligence Paralegal should have previous experience of clinical negligence work is desirable but not essential.

Please note the level of experience identified in this advert is a guide only and does not preclude candidates with more or less experience from applying.

What's on Offer

  • An estimated salary range of £22,500 - £30,000 per annum.
  • A comprehensive bonus scheme.
  • Hybrid working arrangements for greater work-life balance.
  • A positive and supportive company culture.
  • Opportunity to grow and develop in the professional services industry within the legal department.
Contact
Jennifer Lees
Quote job ref
JN-032024-6362567
Phone number
+44 161 829 0469

Job summary

Job function
Legal
Subsector
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Sector
Business Services
Location
Manchester
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Jennifer Lees
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0469
Job reference
JN-032024-6362567