Legal Assistant needed


Personal injury law firm is looking for an experienced personal injury legal assistant/law clerk with a minimum of 1-2 years of relevant experience.
The successful candidate will have a completed law clerk or legal assistant Diploma/certificate, strong organizational skills, good knowledge of SABS and Rules of Civil Procedure, ability to learn quickly and ability to work independently.

Please forward your resume.

The successful candidate will be able to work independently in a fast-paced and professional environment.
Duties will include but are not limited to the following:
• Prepare initial letters to clients, defence counsel, insurance companies, and medical offices
• Complete various OCF forms as per the Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule
• Communicate with insurance adjusters
• Submit and process client claims
• Schedule client appointments
• Maintain client information
• Respond to undertakings and production requests
• Fluent in English and professional communication skills
• Paralegal/Law Clerk diploma from a recognized community college
• Knowledge of dispute resolution process for AB claims
• Experience in personal injury
• Ability to work independently and manage multiple priorities
• Professional attitude
• A passion for working within personal injury

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