Industrial Disease Fee Earner (Bradford) - Clayton Legal

 
Reference
CMS016975'2002
Salary
£18000 - £25000 per annum
Professional Title
Paralegal
PQE Guide
Any - 2
Areas of Practice
Personal Injury
Locations
Yorkshire
Office Locations
Bradford

 


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Job Description

Due to recent expansion within the Industrial Disease Department they are now looking to recruit an Industrial Disease Fee Earner with at least 6 months Industrial Disease experience, either from a claimant or defendant background.

The Role

Working as part of a team you will be handling claims from initial instruction to completion of the claim. Your caseload will be predominately Noise Induced Hearing Loss Claims.
However, due to expansion within the Department there will also be scope to handle all areas of Industrial Disease such as Asbestosis, HAVS, Skin Disorders and Upper Limb Disorders.

Reporting directly to the Head of Industrial Disease your main responsibilities will include:
Assessing liability
Reviewing medical records and reports
Drafting letters of claim
Submitting claims on the Rapid Claims Portal
Tracing EL Insurers
Tracing Defendants
Issuing of Proceedings
Corresponding with third parties
Negotiating quantum

In order to be considered the suitable candidate will have a strong academic background and have excellent communication and organisational skills. Salary will be dependent on experience.
To apply for this role or to discuss alternative opportunities across Yorkshire please contact Laura Baron at Clayton Legal or email a copy of your CV to lb@clayton-legal.co.uk

Clayton Legal recruits for law firms across the UK. We have a 25 year pedigree, a fantastic client and unrivalled database of experienced Legal Personnel. We assist in the growth of established Law Firms and work with younger Practices to reach their business goals through talent acquisition. Our dedicated and specialist regional teams work closely with Firms, Solicitors and Legal Personnel to find the right opportunities and people in the marketplace.