EL/PL Paralegal

Job Title: EL/PL Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Altrincham
Salary: £17,000 - £24,000
REF: 1533
Contact Name: Joseph Shenton
Contact Email: joseph.shenton@realmrecruit.com

A progressive and down-to-earth personal injury firm in Altrincham is looking to expand its team and take on an EL/PL Paralegal.  

In this role, you will be working for three of the firm’s solicitors in providing administrative and paralegal support to the team, handling client enquiries and preparing documents where required.   

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. 

The firm has a strong culture of developing Paralegals and Trainees and a solid strategy in place for future growth so, this is a fantastic opportunity if you’re an EL/PL Paralegal looking to develop your skills and progress your career. 

EL/PL Paralegal - Altrincham  

The company & role 

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

  • You will undertake a range of tasks including proactively supporting lawyers with the day-to-day progression of files. Liaising with clients and other professions and third parties as well as internal teams in a courteous and helpful manner among other activities 

  • 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 and home working) 

  • Bonus scheme 

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

  • A relaxed working environment 

The ideal candidate 

  • An EL/PL Paralegal with 1+ years’ experience 

  • Will have experience of EL/PL litigation and the MOJ Portal   

  • Will have good time management skills 

  • Will be used to working within a target-driven, team environment 

  • Will have confidence and ability to meet strict deadlines. 

  • Will have excellent client care service skills 

  • Will be proficient in Microsoft office 

How to apply for this EL/PL 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.shenton@realmrecruit.com.   

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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