Clinical Negligence Solicitor (FTC)

Recruiter
Location
Wirral, Merseyside
Salary
£40,000 - £45,000
Posted
04 Apr 2018
Closes
04 May 2018
Ref
LJL16790
Practice area
Clinical negligence
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

My client, an award-winning firm, are looking for an experienced Solicitor to join their Clinical Negligence department at their offices in Wirral. This position is a fixed term contract.

The Clinical Negligence team are highly experience who are independently accredited in Medical Negligence litigation by the Law Society and Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA).

On offer is a competitive salary and benefits package, which is negotiable, depending upon your previous experience.

The benefits

This legal job has a benefits package that includes 23 days holiday plus bank holidays, birthday day off, pension scheme and health care policy.

The role

My client is a forward thinking and highly-respected law practice who have an excellent reputation in the Merseyside region and attract top calibre employees and clients alike. The Clinal Negligence team deal with a wide range of medical and surgical claims including delayed diagnosis/treatment of diseases such as cancer to catastrophic injuries such as brain injury at birth.

This position is a fixed term contract. You will be stepping in for a team head to run a caseload. Your caseload will involve high value complex multi-million-pound value Clinical Negligence matters. The role may also involve supervisory responsibility for a team of four which includes a Senior Solicitor, Solicitor, Trainee Solicitor and Paralegal.

The candidate

You will be a Solicitor qualified to practice in England and Wales with at least five years PQE. You will have a proven track record working as a Solicitor, dealing with a case load of Clinical Negligence matters. Previous experience of supervising a team is advantageous but is not essential.  You will be highly motivated Solicitor with the ability to maintain strong client relationships and actively promote the services the team offer to existing and new clients also. 

This is a great opportunity to join a long-established law firm who have maintained an excellent reputation and expert team who are able to deal with a range of Clinical Negligence matters.  Therefore, apply straight away to be considered.

Key Contact

Please contact Laura-Jayne Levine on 0151 242 1630 to discuss this position in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

We aim to respond to applicants within two working days. If you have not been contacted within five working days, you should assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

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