Paralegal Position

Hilary Meredith Solicitors is a boutique law firm specialising in providing legal advice to current and former members of the Armed Forces community.
Our award winning, claimant-based practice has established a strong reputation for campaigning for service personnel and protecting their rights. We are currently looking to recruit a Paralegal to personally assist Hilary Meredith with work involving high profile litigation again the Crown.
The successful applicant must have 3 years post qualified litigation experience in multi-track work and be able to demonstrate the following:
• 3 years post qualified litigation experience in multi-track work.
• Interviewing clients and witnesses and preparing statements.
• Sorting, paginating and summarising of medical records.
• Reviewing and summarising medical reports etc and drafting letters of instruction to experts.
• Knowledge of FIA applications and discovery procedures.
• Research – quantum, liability and medical research.
• Drafting e.g. lists of documents, PAD applications, instructions to counsel, risk assessments, brief schedules of costs.
• Attention to detail.
• Analytical skills.
• Communication skills.
• Organisational skills.
• Ability to work under pressure.
• Maintaining a high professional standard at all times.
• A genuine desire to provide a first-class level of client care.

Please forward your CV to helen.denny@hmsolicitors.co.uk