Litigator – Personal Injury

Location
Cardiff
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Jan 2019
Closes
14 Feb 2019
Ref
SG03594961
Contact
Sophie Giddings
Practice area
Personal injury
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Lexcel-accredited firm in Cardiff requires a qualified Personal Injury Litigator to deal with RTA matters.

Managing your own caseload of non-MoJ pre-litigation RTA claimant personal injury claims, this is an excellent opportunity for a qualified solicitor or legal executive to join a successful team. Your caseload will involve complex issues of liability and approximately 50% will be litigated at any one time.

Responsibilities
  • Profitably managing non-MoJ pre-litigation RTA claimant personal injury claims
  • Assessing liability and evaluating quantum
  • Obtaining and considering medical records
  • Negotiating settlements
  • Attending court hearings and trials
  • Assisting in the training of lesser experienced litigators
The Candidate
  • Applications are encouraged from solicitors from NQ plus and legal executives with a similar level of experience in personal injury matters
  • With a proven track record in a personal injury environment, the majority of your experience will be in the field of litigation
  • An understanding of technical quantum issues is required
  • With excellent communication skills, you will excel in client care
  • Good computer and keyboard skills are essential
  • The successful Personal Injury Litigator will work well within a team
  • Overall, key attributes requested by the firm are: commerciality; attention to detail; proven time management ability; good organisational skills and; the ability to meet tight deadlines
The Firm

Our client is a dynamic practice with multiple offices delivering specialist advice in a select range of practice areas. Led by an experienced team of partners with a growing staff of dedicated lawyers, they recognise that excellent client care is at the heart of a successful practice and go above and beyond to deliver optimum results. Having achieved the coveted Lexcel accreditation and with high levels of client recommendation, this practice is well placed to continue to grow in size, expertise and reputation. Experiencing a period of continued expansion, they are now looking to add a Personal Injury Litigator to their team.

Litigator – Personal Injury

For further details of this Personal Injury Litigator vacancy, please contact Sophie quoting reference SG03594961.

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