Clinical Negligence Lawyer

Location
England, Warwickshire, Leamington Spa
Salary
£25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
17 Jun 2019
Ref
BBBH7856
Contact
James Wootton
Practice area
Personal injury
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

One of the most prominent and well-established firms in Warwickshire require a Clinical Negligence Lawyer to join their successful team.

The firm has grown over recent years to provide high-quality legal provisions across a broad spectrum of specialist and general disciplines. The firm has a strong focus on services to individuals and has a distinctive and well-established brand. Client care is key with attention being focused on approachable and friendly lawyers.

The Solicitors within the firm are of a very high calibre, and huge investments now allow Solicitors to grow in their specialist field. The working environment at the firm is hardworking but very supportive and your career can truly flourish here.

The Role

Our client is searching for a Solicitor or Legal Executive in their Medical Negligence and Personal Injury Department, which is key in supporting the Firm to achieve its strategic objectives.

The successful candidate will undertake a mixture of personal injury claims ranging in value from low-end fast-track to upper-end multi-track work. The claims will be varied including accidents at work, public liability, CICA, and employer's liability. In addition, the vacancy will involve working with senior team members with preparation of schedules of loss, drafting letters of claims, pleadings, quantum research, attending client/Counsel meetings, and Court. This role will appeal to you if you are already in a PI environment, have built up a great working knowledge of MOJ portal claims and Civil Procedure Rules and see yourself becoming an experienced tenacious litigator, enjoy your role but are eager to progress.

The Requirements

* Experienced litigator in personal injury/ medical negligence
* Sound knowledge of CPR
* Sound interpersonal and literacy skills
* Excellent client care
* Business development skills
* Ability to be a team player
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Case Management Systems
* Motivated to learn and progress within the department
* Flexible attitude to work
* An aptitude for drafting and legal analysis
* A practical and commercial approach
* Excellent time keeping and organisational skills

If this could be of interest then please apply or call for a confidential conversation