Legal Case Agent

Legal Case Agent

Executive Placements | Johannesburg, GT, ZA

Posted 19 days ago

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JOB SUMMARY:
Legal Case Agent


JOB DESCRIPTION:


Our client in the medico-legal industry is currently looking for a Legal Case Agent to join their team. The Legal Case Agent will be responsible for maintaining relationships with legal clerks, support attorneys and oversee the case management process at law firms. They organize and maintain case files, help manage caseload requirements and monitor budgets, timelines, and billing for case completion.
Duties and Responsibilities:

Assist attorneys with all aspects of case management, including docketing deadlines, billing, and providing reminders as necessary.
Capture legal information.
Organise and maintain all case files, and information concerning engagement.
Review legal documents to ensure adherence to all legal requirements.
Maintain relationships with legal clerks and legal counsel.
Coordinate between attorneys, staff, and outside vendors to manage the law firm’s case load, present case summaries/updates, and ensure that deadlines are met.

Requirements:

Qualifications: LLB or BA Law degree.
Experience in a law firm.
Self-starter with the ability to effectively manage multiple matters at once.
Ability to work in a high-pressured environment.
Previous case management process experience will be advantageous - preferably as a personal injury case manager, road accident fund, or related jobs such as paralegal, legal secretary, or legal assistant at a law firm.
Possesses exceptional organizational skills as well as effective communication skills, both written and oral.