Clinical Negligence Paralegal

Job Title: Clinical Negligence Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £19,000 - £24,000
REF: 2064
Contact Name: Joseph Shenton
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In this Clinical Negligence Paralegal role, you’ll join a Legal 500 and Chambers recognised national law firm at their offices in Manchester city centre. 

In this role, you will be supporting solicitors in a wide range of Clinical Negligence work. Your role will involve assisting in case-based tasks including obtaining informal expert opinions to assess the viability of cases and carrying out administrative tasks as necessary eg. maintenance of databases, recording time accurately, etc. 

The firm is committed to the development of its staff and has a fantastic team culture, so this is an excellent opportunity if you are looking to progress your career.

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The company & role  

  • A leading full-service law firm with offices nationally and the team is headed up by a partner who is ranked in both UK Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500. 

  • The team includes members of the Law Society's specialist panel of negligence solicitors and the Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) solicitors panel. 

  • The firm is accredited by Investors in People and have been named as one of The Sunday Times’ Best Companies to Work For 

  • Commutable from: Manchester, Cheshire, Stockport, Warrington and High Peak 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Yearly pay reviews 

  • Christmas closing 

  • Extra annual leave for birthdays 

  • Bonuses 

  • Socials 

  • Progression based on merit and not service 

The ideal candidate 

  • A technically strong Clinical Negligence Paralegal  

  • Must have a minimum of 12 months experience within Clinical Negligence work 

  • The ability to undertake the appropriate research and to “work up” potential clinical negligence cases and to help to assess their viability. 

  • The ability to sort and paginate medical records and to prepare chronologies and reviews to help identify the issues in relation to clinical negligence cases in terms of breach of duty, causation and quantum. 

How to apply for this Clinical Negligence Paralegal 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 lawyers. He works with solicitors and fee-earners at all levels matching them with personal injury firms across Manchester and the North West. If you are looking for a new personal injury job, Joseph is ready to help you find the right role. 

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