Clinical Negligence Claims Managers

Leeds, West Yorkshire
11 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2018
Practice area
Clinical negligence
Full time
Contract type

Clinical Negligence Claims Managers
Based in Leeds
Circa £55,000 (Negotiable)

We have a requirement for 4 experienced Solicitors to join our Claims Management team in Leeds.

  • 3 roles will be to manage a caseload with medical and dental claims valued up to £750,000
  • 1 role will be to manage a caseload with medical claims valued  in excess of £750,000

As a Claims Manager you will manage a caseload of pre-action and litigated claims, the latter with the support of our in-house Litigation Team or Panel firms. You will be part of a multi-disciplinary team, including in-house doctors and dentists, claims assistants and support staff. You will work closely with our members, advising and guiding them through the claims process.


  • To advise on complex issues of breach of duty and causation based on detailed analysis of clinical records, factual and expert evidence.
  • To apply sound judgement and good commercial sense to achieve cost effective and efficient resolution of claims.
  • To protect and act in the best interests of our members at all times.
  • Keep up to date with relevant professional knowledge


  • Extensive claims management and/or litigation experience with a good background in clinical negligence
  • The ability to critically determine the cost effective nature and extent of any investigation required and to competently set and implement case strategy through to resolution
  • IT literate with practical experience of using IT as an analytical and case management tool
  • Managing high value clinical negligence claims (desired for the first 3 roles and required for the 4th)
  • Excellent analytical, communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Articulate and persuasive
  • Ability to resolve conflict in an effective and professional manner
  • Strong commitment to a collaborative working environment

If you are interested in applying for one of these positions please send your CV and covering letter via email to  for the attention of Julia Lonsdale

The closing date for these positions is Wednesday 31st October 2018

Interviews and assessment will be held on Friday 16th November 2018

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