Cycling Paralegal

Manchester Permanent £26,000 - £28,600 per year
  • Opportunity to join well known Manchester firm
  • Great opportunities for progression

About Our Client

Our client is Tier 1 in the Legal 500 for Personal Injury work. As a Cycling Paralegal you will work alongside recognised lawyers who are passionate and dedicated in their work to secure compensation for cyclists who have suffered, often complex, injuries as a result of accidents

Job Description

As a Cycling Paralegal your duties will include:

  • Preparing for and submitting CNFs/letters of claim
  • Instructing engineers
  • Drafting schedules of special damages and obtaining evidence in support
  • Drafting of client and witness statements
  • Preparing instructions to medical experts and counsel
  • Drafting court documents
  • Obtaining, reviewing and collating medical records
  • Reviewing medical reports
  • Researching case law on liability and quantum
  • Preparing advice on liability
  • Preparing advice on quantum
  • Preparing advice on causation
  • Drafting letters/ emails/ advices to clients
  • Liaising with clients and updating on case progress
  • Preparing court bundles
  • Dealing with billing and disbursement payments

The Successful Applicant

A successful Cycling Paralegal should have at least 12 months experience of dealing with litigated Claimant personal injury cases. 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

  • A competitive salary package within the range of £26,000 - £28,500 per annum.
  • Hybrid working model with the flexibility to work 2 days a week from home.
  • A minimum of 25 days' annual leave plus office closure between Christmas and New Year
  • A one hour early finish, one Friday a month
  • Two days a year to do charitable work
  • The opportunity to get involved in sports teams, hobby clubs, and social events
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme and trained Mental Health First Aiders
  • Annual promotions process open to all staff
  • Become part of a team that shares a common passion for cycling and law.
Contact
Jennifer Lees
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6419597
Phone number
+44 161 829 0469

Job summary

Job function
Legal
Subsector
Litigation
Sector
Business Services
Location
Manchester
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Jennifer Lees
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0469
Job reference
JN-052024-6419597