Our client is a Legal 100 firm, and the Clinical Negligence and Healthcare teams enjoys an exceptional reputation.
New openings have arisen within the team, which are likely to appeal to medical negligence lawyers with up to 5 yrs' PQE. As well as managing your own caseload, you will receive excellent hands-on training whilst assisting highly experienced lawyers on more complex and high value loss files.
Retained on prestigious panels and highly ranked in directories, the team offers a wealth of expertise. It attracts excellent quality instructions covering all aspects of healthcare litigation including medical negligence, consent and access to treatment issues, human rights and patient safety concerns.
You will be engaged in an interesting range of litigated cases including failure, delay and misdiagnosis claims across various medical disciplines such as:
- Emergency Services Treatment
- Respiratory & Anaesthesia
- Obstetrics and & Gynaecology,
- Orthopaedics & Amputation
This is a friendly and supportive team, which will provide excellent mentoring. As you career develops, there will be the opportunity to specialise in niche areas if you so wish.
Ideally you will have defendant experience (be that via NHSLA, private hospitals and clinics, professional bodies) although applications from high calibre, claimant lawyers are welcomed.
To attract and retain high calibre lawyers, the firm offers attractive salaries together with a generous and flexible benefits package. Progressive in its outlook and committed to staff development, the firm is recognised for its ongoing training. All staff are encouraged to be engaged in a wide social, community and pro-bono events programme. The management team provides strong leadership and continual reinvestment in staff and resources providing a stimulating and high achieving environment.
Actis Legal specialises in the North West legal market and with such a detailed knowledge of the region, we are able to provide tailored and bespoke advice to individuals we act for and identify suitable career moves. All enquiries treated in the strictest of confidence.
** Please note that references to post qualification experience (PQE) are given as a guideline to the competences required for technical, client and case management skills, as well as budgeted salary for the role. We encourage you to apply for any job for which you feel you are a suitable candidate.