Job Title: Personal Injury Paralegal
Primary Location: Glasgow City Centre – initially remote working before moving to a blend of office and remote working
Hours of Work: Full time (35 hours), Permanent
Reports to: Partner
Description of Role:
Jackson Boyd’s Personal Injury Team is ranked as a leading firm by both Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.
Due to growth in our Employers and Public Liability team we are currently looking for a Personal Injury Paralegal to join us.
The successful candidate will be responsible for their own caseload of Personal Injury cases. The cases will largely arise from Employers and Public Liability.
We require an ambitious and motivated paralegal who can work autonomously while providing a first class service to our clients.
Jackson Boyd are a leading litigation firm in the areas of Personal Injury, Medical Negligence, Dispute Resolution and Employment Law.
We aim to provide a positive and supportive working environment for our team. We have been awarded a Gold Accreditation by Investors in People and also hold the Investors in Young People Good Practice Award.
We are based in modern office accommodation in the centre of Glasgow. We provide regular internal training for our staff, flexible and remote working opportunities and operate a “dress for your day” policy.
We offer our clients the highest level of expertise offered in a caring and compassionate way. From almost 1000 reviews of our service on Trustpilot 98% of our clients rate us as “Excellent” or “Great”.
Key Responsibilities :
- Managing a Personal Injury caseload
- Taking Precognitions
- Conducting pre litigation investigation
- Communicating with Third Party Insurers
- Negotiating Settlements.
- Complying with our clients’ Service Level Standards.
Skills and Experience Required :
- Experience of working within a personal injury team in a legal firm or an insurance company
- Excellent client communication skills.
- Strong time management skills.
- Commercial awareness and applying it to each case.
- Ability to work autonomously.
To apply for this role, please visit our careers section or send an up to date CV along with a covering letter and salary expectations to firstname.lastname@example.org.