Clinical Negligence Paralegal

A well-respected and established Manchester City Centre law firm is currently looking to recruit an experienced Clinical Negligence Paralegal to join its busy medical negligence team. The team has a fantastic reputation within the industry, with the team including members of the Law Society's specialist panel of negligence solicitors and the Action Against Medical Accidents (AvMA) solicitors panel.

Requirements:

- Basic knowledge of legal principles in relation to clinical negligence work
- The ability to undertake the appropriate research
- The ability to “work up” potential clinical negligence cases and help to assess their viability
- The ability to sort and paginate medical records and to prepare chronologies and reviews to help identify the issues in relation to clinical negligence cases in terms of breach of duty, causation and quantum

Duties include:

- Carrying out administrative tasks as necessary maintenance of databases, recording time accurately, etc
- Assisting in case-based tasks, including obtaining informal expert opinions to assess the viability of cases
- Obtaining disclosure of medical records and other case related documentation
- Preparing instructions to medical experts and counsel
- Preparing witness statements
- Assisting solicitors in their conduct of clinical negligence cases

More information

For more information about this role and to apply, please contact Gemma Taylor at G2 Legal on 0161 207 2000 or forward an up to date copy of your CV.

PQE, years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for this role.

Job reference: 1208127-1-GT-47

Company Benefits

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    24 days holiday per annum
  • c
    Company Pension Scheme
  • e
    Critical Illness and Private Medical Insurance
  • j
    Free/Subsidised Gym Membership
  • k
    Income Protection
  • q
    Cycle to Work Scheme
  • u
    Eye Care
  • Holiday Exchange Scheme

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Reference: 1208127-1-GT-47 | Location: Manchester

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