BDE Law: Insurance Legal Services Department
Accident Damage Defence Case Handler
BDE Law is a specialist Road Traffic Accident claims firm whose purpose built office is located in the heart of Newport, Wales.
As part of the Admiral Group you will be working for a passionate, profitable and fast growing company that strives to deliver excellent customer service.
BDE Law has grown rapidly since it opened for business in May 2013 and our success goes hand-in-hand with having a strong people focused culture.
The Insurance Team within BDE Law is seeking a Case Handler to deal with litigated accident damage claims.
This is a great opportunity to join a busy and dedicated team which is made up of solicitors and paralegals of mixed and broad experience on a full time basis.
As part of our dedicated team, you will be representing an insurer client and their policyholders in defending various types of motor claims from the commencement of proceedings up to trial.
You will be responsible for advising the insurer client and their policyholders, liaising with witnesses, the Court, counsel, and third parties to progress claims and/or negotiate settlements.
You will manage your own case load using our case management system.
Whilst you will be supported in your role as you will be working amongst a team of talented professionals, you will need to be able to manage your time effectively, ensuring adherence with service level agreements and court deadlines. Being able to prioritise your work in a busy environment will be essential.
Experience and Qualifications Required:
All claims will be litigated; therefore experience of handling litigated claims is desirable.
You must also have strong skills in IT, numeracy, literacy and communication.
A large part of the role is solving problems and so the ability to weigh up various approaches and then action the appropriate solution will be useful. An eagerness to “get stuck in”, whilst you maintain a strong attention to detail will be key.
You should be as enthusiastic about delivering a great service as we are! The desire to perform to the best of your abilities will be indispensable when you join the team here at BDE Law.