JOB VACANCY : Legal Professional At LAW FOR ALL..Apply Now
Posted on: 4 Jan 2020 619 views
:Legal Professional :Law For All : https://www.lawforall.co.za/ :LLB degree and an admitted attorney or advocate : 2 : 5
If you want to start a rewarding legal career, you should consider becoming a Legal Professional at LAW FOR ALL. We are looking for a skilled Legal Professional at our Cape Town Office who will be responsible for rendering of professional legal advice, act on behalf of LAW FOR ALL policy holders by way of informal mediation and negotiations; attend to the drafting of claims assessments and managing litigation files. NOTE: this function is office based in a call centre environment.
Our talented crop of employees are bright, daring and, most importantly, caring. They’re constantly thinking outside of the box, rethinking and reinterpreting the tried and tested formulas to deliver the best legal services. Our legal professionals work tirelessly to serve South Africans who need it most and ensure that the law is affordable and accessible for all. In fact, we were named the Best Legal Team in Africa at the African Legal Awards (2017 & 2019).
Ability to speak, write and understand two official African languages of which English or Afrikaans should be one OR both
Computer literate, excellent communication skills and initiative,
Excellent team player,
Able to work without supervision,
Positive and motivated individual,
Also possess the attributes as set out under the heading skills, ability and knowledge.
Duties include, but not limited to:
Taking down comprehensive instructions from policy holders during personal consultations or telephonically, or by receipt of written instructions by letter, email or fax; and supply immediate basic legal and product advice if required
Attend to criminal, civil, family and labour files.
Register new cases on LFA in-house system; including all relevant dates and values and verify policy payment history, before commencing with legal assistance.
The LAW FOR ALL process must be explained in detail to members as well as the exclusion procedure.
Drafting of letters, representations and appeals.
Mediation for the purposes of settlement agreements and debt repayments and/or drafting of basic legal contracts and wills.
Assessing merits of legal cases for the purposes of legal advice to policy holders and/or for ascertaining whether member qualifies for litigation cover (product knowledge).
Managing litigation claims in cooperation with the Legal Executive and in accordance with the guidelines provided by the Legal operational manual
Verification of policy payment history monthly,
Organising referrals/instructions to accredited panel attorneys,
Administration and payment of panel attorney invoices and correspondence,
Follow rejection/exclusion procedures in accordance with the legal operational manual and as required by law.
Proper administration of his/her file load of pending case files; and diarising system.
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