Personal Injury Lawyer

Recruiter
RKRS Legal
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£38591 - £45853 per annum
Posted
30 Nov 2018
Closes
28 Dec 2018
Ref
RM59
Contact
RKR ADMIN
Practice area
Personal injury
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Vacancy: Lawyer (Multi Track Accidents)
Office: Birmingham
Salary: £38,591 - £45,853
Closing date for applicants: 14 December 2018
Contract: Permanent
REF: RM59

Are you an experienced Personal Injury Lawyer?
Hungry to work on challenging and rewarding cases?

The Opportunity
The firm are looking for a proactive litigator to join their team of committed and enthusiastic professionals in their Birmingham office. You will manage a mixed caseload of litigated and non-litigated Accident claims up to the value of £200k. This will provide a platform for you to showcase sound judgement, outstanding client care, confident decision-making buttressed by your significant legal knowledge and expertise.
If you are a lawyer who stays ahead of the curve and stands out from the crowd as a result of your thirst for providing outstanding legal services, then this firm would be a great match.

The role:
The ideal candidate will be an admitted Solicitor or Legal executive with a good knowledge of PI law, CPR rules on evidence, litigation process and funding. As well as having substantial experience in handling specialist personal injury claims and exposure to trials, you will have expertise in handling a caseload of Multi Track valued Accident claims from beginning to end, including employer, public, occupier and product liability. The ability to work as part of a team is essential as you will provide advice to junior members of the team; a great opportunity for those looking to gain experience in developing talent within the business.

The role requires the job holder to have the ability to prioritise their workload while maintaining thorough attention to detail, demonstrating strong verbal and written communication while displaying empathy, as you will have direct contact with our clients either face to face or by telephone.

Who are they?
They are a law firm with a difference. With nearly 100 years’ experience of successfully representing clients of injury and mistreatment, they work tirelessly to support the Trade Union and Labour Movement and the people they represent. They have built a diverse team of professionals who take immense pride in the work they undertake. They pride themselves on being "the most experienced trade union, claimant personal injury and employment rights law firm in the UK", an accolade that comes from their excellence in client care and their commitment to ensuring their people have access to the very best supervision, mentoring and professional development opportunities.

By providing an inclusive environment, they ensure that individually and collectively they flourish to be the best they can be.

Benefits
Their benefits include an exceptional benefits package on top of a very competitive salary. You will also find a collaborative and friendly working environment and an excellent work/life balance.
They believe that attracting talent that reflects the diversity of the communities within which they live and work is a key part of their business, which is why they are an equal opportunities employer.