Veritas Solicitors


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Veritas Solicitors

Role: Housing Disrepair Paralegal

Reports to: Team Leader

Location: Cardinal House, Parsonage Gardens

Salary £21,000 - £25,000

Hours of work 35 Hours Per Week (Monday to Friday)


Employee Benefits
• Competitive salary (dependent on experience and ability) + Bonus
• Flexitime
• Annual appraisals
• Birthday privilege
• 24 days annual leave
• Growth and development prospects
• Employee assistance program
• Pension scheme
• Holiday buy scheme
• Bespoke training and development opportunities
• Convenient City Centre based

Company Information
Veritas Solicitors LLP, situated in the heart of Manchester City Centre, is a multi-disciplinary law firm committed to delivering tailor-made legal solutions to individuals and businesses. We are the Top 7 best solicitor firms in Manchester within housing and property and the Top 23 best solicitors firms in Manchester. Our clients trust us to handle their complex legal matters with an exceptional experience, individual attention, and a high level of sophistication. At Veritas Solicitors, we strive to be the preferred choice of clients for their most challenging legal needs and significant business transactions.

Our areas of specialism include:
Housing Disrepair, Personal Injury, Clinical and Dental Negligence, Financial Mis-selling, Data Breach, Civil Disputes, Professional Negligence, Commercial Property, Business Interruption Claims, Immigration and Private Client.

Job Purpose
To handle a caseload of housing claims under s.9 & 11 of the Landlord and Tenant Act.


Key Tasks/duties:
• Ability to handle your own caseload of Housing Disrepair matters
• Communicate effectively with clients and third parties such as experts, counsel and introducers.
• Move cases throughout the claim life cycle (from letter of claim to trial)
• Ensure maintenance of client details and information on the case management system [Proclaim].
• All other such administrative and fee-earning duties as appropriate
• Comply with the performance management program
• Comply with the Solicitors Regulations Authority’s code of conduct regulation.
• Engaging with external parties and discussing settlement opportunities with them and your client.

Skills & Qualifications
• Educated to degree level (preferable)
• 1 year's experience of civil litigation
• We will support you in running your first caseload with strong supervision and leadership
• Excellent organisational and time management skills
• Exceptional attention to detail
• Ability to work to deadlines and targets


• At least 1 years experience of civil litigation is desirable
• Some experience of Housing Disrepair is desirable but not essential

Role Details

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent Salary: £21,000.00-£25,000.00 per year 



• Additional leave

• Flexitime

• Wellness programme Schedule:

• 8 hour shift

• Flexitime

• Monday to Friday


Ability to commute/relocate:

• Manchester: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required) 


Work Location: One location

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7th Floor, Cardinal House, 20 St Mary’s Parsonage 
Parsonage Gardens, Manchester, M3 2LY

0161 974 3320

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