Paralegal / Trainee Fee Earner – Medical Negligence

Exeter office

Dunn & Baker is a progressive and forward thinking practice who are committed to providing a high level of service to all clients.

We are seeking a Claimant Paralegal / Trainee Fee Earner to join our Medical Negligence team based at our Exeter office.

The successful candidate will assist the team with their caseloads and in time with appropriate training will also have the opportunity to run your own caseload of Medical Negligence cases. You will have client contact and will assist with document preparation and case management.

The team handles a wide variety of cases including claims against hospital trusts, GP, dentists and ambulance trusts.

You will also be expected to assist with the Department’s business development.

Qualities Required

You will possess the following key skills and personal qualities:

  • IT literate with a good knowledge and high degree of competency in the use of Microsoft Word and with possible experience of a case management system and of using online portal.
  • Excellent organisational skills with acute attention to detail
  • Have strong administration with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional appearance and manner
  • Flexible and able to use own initiative and requiring limited guidance
  • A motivated self-starter who is a good team player
  • Is able to remain calm under pressure whilst working to multiple deadlines
  • Be interested in business development
  • Previous personal Injury experience preferred but not essential

Dunn & Baker Solicitors are offering for the right individual, excellent prospects for career development and also a competitive salary.

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