Litigation Paralegal (1004638)

Location: Sheffield

Salary: DOE

Reference: 1004638

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Description

Sue Ross Legal are working with a Law Firm based on the outskirts of Sheffield City Centre who are looking to recruit a Litigation Paralegal on a full time, permanent basis.

Duties will include:

  • Managing a Defended caseload via a diary system to take appropriate follow up action
  • Reviewing High Value or Complex pre-legal debts to assess suitability for legal action
  • Pursuing defended claims through small claims, fast track and multi-track by drafting pleadings, witness statements and producing court bundles.
  • Advising clients on legal matters, prospects for successful recovery and assist with overcoming disputes and reasons for non-payment
  • Working with courts, enforcement agencies and other suppliers to ensure high standards of service are maintained at all times
  • Insolvency Action for Bankruptcy/Winding Up Petitions
  • Return of Goods Claims
  • Such other duties as may be required

To be considered for this role, you must have a Law degree or previous experience in running a Defended caseload on the Small Claims Track; Knowledge and experience of the Civil Procedure Rules relating to money claims will be an advantage.

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