Legal Secretary

ACS are currently recruiting for a Legal Secretary to join the Litigation department of our clients firm in Cheshire.

Duties will include but not be limited to,

  • Taking telephone statements
  • Sending and reviewing the witness questionnaires sent to clients.
  • Preparing draft witness statement under the instruction of the fee earners.
  • Taking liability statements
  • Undertaking legal research as instructed
  • Undertaking investigations and preparing good screen shots on liability and the accident location
  • Dealing with standard chasers
  • Assuming responsibility for chasers as directed by the fee earners.
  • Fielding calls to the fee earners and taking and responding to message as directed.
  • Providing assistance to fee earners in the management of their diaries
  • Gathering further information from clients and making further enquires in to a claim with clients, third party solicitors and insurers
  • Dealing with Directions questionnaires and drat directions
  • Dealing with Nil Balance spreadsheet with accounts
  • Dealing with chasing settlement cheques

Knowledge of or keen interest of the Motor Insurance sector is desired but not necessary.

For more information on this role, please contact stephanie@acs-recruitment.co.uk

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