We are looking for a Legal Assistant - Claims Handler to join our Clinical Negligence team to cover maternity leave starting from March 2019 fixed term. This Legal Assistant role will be responsible for screening new Clinical Negligence enquiries working in our highly regarded Clinical Negligence team in our Bath office.
This role will include taking in-bound new enquiries by phone and email, investigating the prospects, securing funding and progressing cases to the relevant point.
This role will suit a client-focused individual with exceptional organisational and communication skills. Previous experience in a Claims Handler position would be highly beneficial.
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Royds Withy King reserves the right to close a vacancy earlier than the stated closing date.
Royds Withy King is a UK Top 100 law firm with robust commercial, private client, personal injury and clinical negligence practices. It has the combined expertise of over 500 staff across offices in Bath, London, Oxford and Wiltshire and is a founding member of the international network of independent law firms, Interleges.
Royds Withy King uses its experience to put clients ahead of the curve and places client relationships at the heart of everything it does. Royds Withy King achieved eight top tier rankings in The Legal 500 2017 and 39 lawyers were ranked as ‘Leaders in their Field’ in Chambers & Partners UK 2018, both leading guides to the law.
The firm is proud to be ranked for the last five years as a Sunday Times 100 Best Company to Work for. Royds Withy King also received a three star ‘extraordinary’ accreditation from Best Companies in 2017 – one of just six UK law firms to have done so.