Clinical Negligence Legal Assistant / Paralegal

Job Title: Clinical Negligence Legal Assistant / Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Altrincham
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
REF: 1773
Contact Name: Joseph Shenton
Contact Email:

A progressive and down-to-earth personal injury firm in Altrincham is looking to expand its team and take on a Clinical Negligence Legal Assistant.  

In this role, you will be working for the team providing administrative and paralegal support, handling client enquiries, requesting and reviewing medical records, preparing chronologies and assisting the team with the screening process. 

As a result of its flexi-time system, the firm offers all of its staff a fantastic level of flexibility, allowing you to fit your work around your other commitments and enjoy a healthy work-life balance. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a thriving firm located in the heart of Altrincham town centre with easy and accessible transport routes. The firm has a strong culture of developing Paralegals and Trainees and a solid strategy in place for future growth. 

Clinical Negligence Legal Assistant / Paralegal - Altrincham  

The company & role 

  • A family-friendly specialist personal injury and clinical negligence firm with a solid strategy in place for future growth 

  • In this role, you will complete administrative duties such as photocopying, answering and directing phone calls and dealing with client queries where possible and proactively supporting lawyers with the day-to-day progression of the screening process of these files. 

  • The firm has a vibrant team culture and an active calendar of social events 

  • It also has multiple professional accreditations and strong links to the brain injury charity, Headway UK 

  • Based in one of Greater Manchester’s most popular market towns with offices are close to local transport links, it has an excellent location. 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Altrincham, Warrington, Knutsford and Wilmslow 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Flexible working (flexi-time) 

  • Bonus scheme 

  • Generous annual leave and the opportunity to earn extra days (plus Christmas closure) 

  • A relaxed working environment 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Clinical Negligence Legal Assistant with Some experience within the Clinical Negligence sector is preferable but applications from those with a minimum of 6 – 12 months experience within the personal injury sector are also encouraged. 

  • Aptitude to proactively maintain and manage your own workload 

  • Proficient in Microsoft office 

  • Will have an empathetic nature and excellent client care skills 

How to apply for this Clinical Negligence Legal Assistant role  

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above. Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Joseph on 03300 245 606 or email   

Joseph is a Senior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of personal injury and clinical negligence lawyers. He works with solicitors and fee-earners at all levels matching them with personal injury firms across Manchester, the North West and Yorkshire. If you are looking for a new personal injury job, Joseph is ready to help you find the right role. 

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