Clinical Negligence Solicitor

Location
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
Salary
£45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted
15 Mar 2019
Closes
12 Apr 2019
Ref
69125
Contact
Emma Chisholm
Practice area
Clinical negligence
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Senior Healthcare Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor 5+ PQE Manchester

Our healthcare clinical negligence team are currently seeking a Senior Solicitor 5+ PQE to work on high value defendant claims. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading firm on a range of interesting cases in a team recognized for the quality of its work in the Legal 500 and Chambers directories.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

The role involves investigating medical negligence claims, obtaining factual witness evidence and expert reports, advising clients as to the merits of claims, valuing claims, negotiating settlement where appropriate and defending claims that are defensible.

The successful candidate will have his/her own caseload as well as assisting on more complex cases depending on experience.

Skills and Competencies:

  • The candidate will have good clinical negligence experience or personal injury claims experience
  • We work in a paperless environment so good IT skills are required (full training on our systems will be provided)
  • Excellent organisational skills

Compliance with internal and client data security guidelines

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.