Trust Solicitor

South West
£30 - £38 Per Hour
21 Feb 2018
21 Mar 2018
Jon Fowell
Practice area
Clinical negligence
Part time
Contract type

Interim Trust Solicitor
Reference: 6667090

A position has arisen for an Interim Trust Solicitor within a leading NHS organisation in the South West. This is a key role providing leadership to the healthcare legal team on a 4 month interim period on a part time basis. It is paying between £30 - 38 per hour depending on experience.

Your duties will include:

  • Lead the healthcare legal team in providing essential legal support and advice as part of a dedicated in-house legal service in response to healthcare litigation, clinical negligence, personal injury and staff claims and Coroners Inquests
  • Undertake factual investigations of clinical and non-clinical claims, drafting legal documentation taking account of relevant legislation and case law, reviewing evidence for and attending Coroner's Court and initiating High Court applications on healthcare matters
  • Make a key contribution to the Trust's wider improvement through supporting healthcare professionals in response to requests for advice and promoting effective learning from negligence cases and coroners inquests
  • Lead the in house healthcare legal team as well as managing the relationship with the Trust's external panel solicitor

If you are interested in this position or would like to find out more about similar roles please email your updated CV to

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