Litigation Paralegal

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • City of London, London, UK
  • 07 May, 2019
Permanent Paralegal

Job Description

We are looking for a Litigation Assistant to assist the team on a large variety of cases, to include insurance coverage disputes, construction claims, professional negligence, life and health and subrogated recovery actions.

Type of Clients: Insurers/Reinsurers, Underwriters, Brokers, Manufacturers, Suppliers and retailers, Accountants, Construction companies, Contractors, Universities, Architects and construction consultants, Solicitors and Barristers, Education establishments.

Type of Cases: Professional indemnity claims brought against a range of professionals

Qualifications:

Essential:

  • Strong Academics (A Levels, degree or equivalent)
  • Law Degree and/or LPC

Experience:

Essential:

  • Strong IT skills (Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel)
  • Strong organisational skills

Desirable:

  • Previous litigation experience gained within a law firm
  • Previous case management experience
  • Client contact, in particular liaising with witnesses and counsel

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to apply a commercial approach to claims in order to deliver economic solutions.
  • To be proactive and take initiative.
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Ability to manage own time, excellent organisation skills.
  • Strong technical and research skills.
  • Attention to detail

Type

Private Practice

Salary

Competitive