Personal Injury Lawyer

Recruiter
RKRS Legal
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£23596 - £27031 per annum
Posted
13 Mar 2019
Closes
10 Apr 2019
Ref
RM150
Contact
RKR ADMIN
Practice area
Personal injury
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Vacancy: Personal Injury Lawyer
Office: Sheffield
Salary: £23,596 to £27,031
Contract: Permanent
REF: RM150

Do you have experience of handling Personal Injury claims?

Want to join one of ‘The Times Best Law Firms 2019’?

The opportunity


They are looking for an experienced individual to join them as a personal injury lawyer in their successful National Fast Track Centre in Sheffield, servicing clients across the country on all types of personal injury accident claims.  Their team of dedicated and collaborative professionals, use the law to secure justice for people who have suffered personal injury.  If you are adept at using tactics to create robust legal arguments to achieve the best possible results for your clients and want to develop your expertise in personal injury litigation, this role would suit you perfectly.

They are looking for someone who takes pride in delivering a high quality legal service, has a strong work ethic and a natural ability to demonstrate empathy towards clients.  In return, they will provide you with interesting and intellectually challenging work, along with opportunities to transfer to other offices in their national network where they specialise on high value, complex personal injury work.   

The role

The role will involve managing a caseload of Fast-Track cases which include Employers Liability and Public Liability claims.  Specifically you will be: investigating liability; assessing the strengths of a claim; gathering liability, causation and quantum evidence; liaising with clients, defendants, insurers, employers, witnesses, medical experts and the police; valuing claims; and negotiating settlements (in liability admitted cases).

Who they are

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 professional litigators who take immense pride in the work w 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.

They have also been named as one of ‘The Times Best Law Firms 2019’ – well-deserved recognition of the fact their staff provide the highest quality service.

Benefits

They recognise and reward high performance, with competitive salaries and an extensive benefits package including:

•           Structured pay scales

•           Contributory pension scheme

•           Permanent health insurance

•           Life assurance

•           23 days annual leave (in addition to bank holidays)

•           Employee Assistance Programme

•           Enhanced maternity and paternity pay

•           Cycle to work scheme

•           Organised sports and social club

•           Annual travel and parking loans

•           Financial assistance for professional development

 
For more detailed information on their benefits, please visit their website. 

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.


 


 


 


 


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