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Litigation Claims Handler

Location: HAYES, KENT Salary: 17000.00 - 22000 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Legal Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 9 months ago Reference: 3298536
Litigation Claims Handler
Bespoke Legal Practice
Hayes, Bromley
£18,000 - £22,000 – Permanent

A dynamic Legal Practice is currently seeking a Litigation Claims Handler to join their busy legal team in an exciting new position. The Firm specialises in Corporate & Commercial, Property, Employment, Negligence and Personal Injury law. This role is based within their Road Traffic Accident team working for a large motor insurer.
The candidate will join a friendly and experienced team 9 other Claims Handlers and will be responsible for issuing proceedings and against third party insurers who fail to settle claims on behalf of clients.

Key Responsibilities:

• Can assess liability
• Answering phones
• Drafting letters
• Reviewing evidence such as police reports and witness statements
• Negotiating liability
• Negotiating quantum
• Drafting court documents (applications, reply to defence, statements)
• Reviewing and assessing Part 20 claims
• Liaising with Counsel
• Briefing Counsel
• Negotiating costs
• Complying with a court timetable

Required Experience

• Previous Paralegal / Claims Handling Litigation experience is a requirement.
• Law degree / LPC
• Previous experience drafting court and legal documents
• Ability to work cohesively with a team
• Determined and driven attitude

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