Civil Litigation Solicitor

Recruiter
QED Legal
Location
England, Merseyside, Liverpool
Salary
Up to £35000.00 per annum
Posted
20 Jun 2019
Closes
18 Jul 2019
Ref
BBBH26163
Contact
Connor Franks
Practice area
Civil litigation
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This leading Liverpool based law firm is seeking an experienced lawyer who is a specialist in advocacy, advisory and drafting services.

Day to day you will provide support and assistance to solicitors and fee earners managing caseloads in what is a busy and varied practice. You will deal with complex civil litigation matters; primarily in the fields of financial mis-selling, consumer credit, construction and landlord and tenant.

The ideal candidate should have strong post qualification experience of dealing with various types of civil litigation and be technically excellent, with demonstrable analytical skills and an in-depth knowledge of the Civil Procedure Rules.

Successful candidates will be required to be proactive in developing litigation strategies both alone and as part of a team as well as being comfortable providing support to junior and new members of the team and to members of staff working within Pure Legal Limited.

Responsibilities shall include:

Providing technical support and guidance to Solicitors, Fee Earners and Legal Assistants

Preparation of written advices in relation to matters such as liability, quantum and evidence

Preparation of documents to include pleadings, skeleton arguments and witness statements

Attending court hearings both in person and by telephone

Attending conference with lay clients of Pure Legal Limited to provide advice at various stages of litigation

This role will not be on the market for long so please apply for immediate consideration.