Defendant Serious Injury Solicitor

Realm Recruit
£30,000 - £50,000
Closing date
9 Mar 2021

Job Details

In this Defendant Serious Injury Solicitor role, you will join one of the UK’s leading insurance firms at their office in Coventry. 

As part of the firm’s complex injury claims team, you will assist a senior lawyer on complex and high-value catastrophic injury claims.  

You will be able to work flexibly and will have the chance to learn and develop your career as you work alongside leading lawyers within the sector.  

Defendant Serious Injury Solicitor - Coventry  The company & role 

    A national firm with a truly excellent reputation within the insurance market 

    In this role, you will assist a lead lawyer on complex, high-value multi-track and serious injury claims such as EL/PL and RTA cases involving brain injury, spinal cord injury and amputation 

    You may also be required to participate in marketing and business development activity to enhance and develop the firm’s profile 

    The firm are known for supporting and developing their staff and deliver structured technical training to help their lawyers reach their full potential 

    They are a Disability Confident Employer and also support several charities 

    Commutable from Coventry, Birmingham, Royal Leamington Spa, Rugby and Nuneaton 

Added extras and benefits  

    Unrivalled flexibility 

    Home working 

    An excellent benefits package including private medical insurance, critical illness cover, childcare vouchers, Cycle2Work scheme and corporate perks 

    Generous annual leave 

    Genuine progression prospects 

The ideal candidate 

    A Defendant Serious Injury Solicitor with 2+ years’ experience handling large loss claims 

    Will have experience of dealing with cases involving complex medical issues and high-value claims in excess of £1 million 

    Will have excellent interpersonal and client care skills 

    Will have exceptional attention to detail 

    Will be able to remain calm under pressure and able to delegate when required 

    Will be an articulate communicator with good telephone advocacy skills 

How to apply for this Defendant Serious Injury Solicitor role   If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.  

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Joseph on 03300 245 606 or email   

Joseph is a Senior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of personal injury lawyers. He works with solicitors and fee-earners at all levels matching them with personal injury firms across Manchester and the North West. If you are looking for a new personal injury job, Joseph is ready to help you find the right role. 

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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only. 

Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application. 


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