Banking and Finance Paralegal - Birmingham

  • Irwin Mitchell
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Jun 26, 2017
Full time Banking

Job Description

Vacancy Description We are looking for a Paralegal to work in our Banking and Finance department in our Birmingham office.  

The main purpose of this role is to assist a solicitor in providing quality legal advice and other legal services to the firm's clients. The successful candidate will contribute to the overall profitability of the firm, with particular reference to providing efficient, cost effective work and contributing to practice development through marketing and selling strategies in accordance with the firm's relevant policies.  

The successful candidate will be highly organised, with good client care skills, and willing to work hard in a fast paced environment.

 

The role will involve processing claims received from the providers and also claims received through the legal helpline and ensuring that all SLA deadlines are met. The role will also include keeping regular contact with clients and collating documents required for the assessment process, as well as assisting the solicitor in most stages of running a case, from calls to the client, preparing a claim/defence, trial bundles and lists of documents, schedules of losses and witness statements.

 

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including pension, critical illness cover, health cash plan and death in service benefit.

Irwin Mitchell is passionate about the law and in providing our clients with the very best legal advice and guidance.

We believe in putting our clients first. Our client care is second to none and this, underpinned by our promise to 'exceed client expectations', has helped the firm to grow to become one of the UK's most successful and respected law firms.

Today we employ over 2800 people in 17 UK offices.

If you would like to find out more about this position please contact Matthew Round on 0870 1500 100.

 

Irwin Mitchell is an Equal Opportunities Employer.