EL/PL Fee Earner - Newcastle

Recruiter
Clayton Legal
Location
England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
01 Mar 2018
Closes
29 Mar 2018
Ref
CMS031643'2002
Contact
Simon Scott
Practice area
Personal injury
Position
Legal executive
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

EL/PL Fee Earner

Newcastle

My Client is a Legal 500 recognised legal practice and are a specialist Personal Injury Law Firm, Due to expansion and the opening of a new office they are looking to appoint a Fee Earner within the Personal Injury to join their Newcastle office

The role;

Responsible for dealing with EL/PL personal injury claims and building working relationships with clients and external third parties. Working with colleagues to develop a strong team ethic and deliver exceptional client service to those involved in personal injury claims

Key Responsibilities

  • Effectively and efficiently manage a caseload of EL/PL files from outset to trial.
  • Maintain an awareness of changes in legislation, practice and procedure.
  • Plan your workload to anticipate and balance priorities.
  • Provide an excellent level of client care.
  • Ensure that all clients on all occasions are treated with courtesy and dealt with expeditiously

The candidate

You will have a minimum of 18 months experience of running a litigated caseload, experience of high value/complex fast track cases would be desirable. You will have excellent organisation and communication skills as well as IT skills. A knowledge of case management skills will also be of distinct advantage.

If this is a role that sounds of interest to you, please send your CV across to Simon at Clayton Legal on the link provided or alternatively call Clayton Legal to enquire about other opportunities. Please ensure before applying you have the prerequisite experience outlined above.

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