Personal Injury Lawyer

Recruiter
RKRS Legal
Location
London
Salary
£45679 - £54266 per annum
Posted
14 Dec 2018
Closes
11 Jan 2019
Ref
RM69
Contact
RKR ADMIN
Practice area
Personal injury
PQE
2 years
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Vacancy: Lawyer – Multi-Track Accidents
Office: London
Salary: £45,679 to £54,266 (plus £4,000 car allowance)
Closing date for applicants: 1 January 2019
Contract: Fixed Term Contract – 9 months
REF: RM69

Are you passionate about wanting to change lives by securing justice for victims of injury?
Do you want to be part of a leading law firm in the Personal Injury field?

The opportunity

The firm are looking for a talented Lawyer to join their team of committed and enthusiastic professionals in their London office. You will be engaged in challenging and rewarding casework as you represent clients who are victims of Road Traffic Accidents, Employers Liability and Occupier’s Liability, as well as occasional cases involving product liability, sports injuries and injuries caused by animals. This will provide a platform for you to showcase your exceptional communication, sound judgement, 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 firm are looking for a highly motivated Lawyer with a positive attitude and excellent client care and communication skills. You will have at least 2 years’ experience and the ability to conduct a high quality caseload. You will play an important role in the Unit in helping to achieve the Unit’s objectives.
The successful candidate will run a Multi Track case load of values from £25,000 up to £500,000 and will be able to deal with all aspects of running a case from initial interview of client to trial, with an understanding of the issues involved in dealing with Multi Track case, such as costs and litigation process. You will have proven and demonstrable experience of carrying out relevant investigations, obtain relevant documents, prepare witness statements; prepare for Conferences; Court hearings (CCMCs/Trials).

In return, you will have the opportunity to advance your career by working on a diverse portfolio of cases. You will also receive invaluable training from leading lawyers in the Personal Injury field, offering unrivalled professional growth and development. You will find a collaborative and friendly working environment and an excellent work/life balance.

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.