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Lawyer - Personal Injury

Employer
Law Staff Legal Recruitment
Location
StokeonTrent
Salary
£37000 - £43000 per annum, Benefits: Health insurance Pension Life assurance
Closing date
14 May 2021
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Job Details

Legal 500 practice in Staffordshire seeks a driven Personal Injury Lawyer on a full-time, permanent basis.

This is a great opportunity for a solicitor or legal executive with 2+ years’ PQE in personal injury litigation to join our client’s Lexcel accredited firm in Stoke-on-Trent. The successful lawyer will be managing cases from commencement of litigation to conclusion, whilst ensuring excellent client care at all times.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.


Responsibilities

  • Fast track claims
  • EL, PL and RTA matters
  • Acting for trade union members
  • Dealing with all aspects of litigation
  • Handling issue and service of proceedings
  • Reviewing and responding to defences
  • Interim applications
  • Instructing counsel
  • Liaising with external professionals
  • Attending court hearings
  • Negotiating settlements
  • Building long-lasting client relationships


The Candidate

  • Solicitors and legal executives with at least 2 years’ PQE
  • Solid experience in personal injury litigation is essential
  • Able to explain complex matters in clear, accessible language
  • Highly organised, able to meet tight deadlines
  • Ensures a client-focused approach
  • IT proficient


The Firm

Our client is a Legal 500 law firm with a network of offices located across the UK delivering high quality advice and representation to individuals in a range of legal services. Recognising that their staff are their greatest asset, they aim to attract and retain the best talent, offering continued support and training as well as an excellent benefits package and exposure to a high-quality varied workload. Committed to the personal touch, they go above and beyond to deliver a client-focused service which is reflected in their Lexcel accreditation. Undergoing a sustained period of growth, this practice goes from strength to strength and are well placed to continue on an upwards trajectory.


Benefits

  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • Health insurance
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Travel loans
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Life assurance
  • Maternity and paternity enhanced pay
  • Professional development financial assistance


Our Agency Requirements

  • What salary are you currently seeking?
  • How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
  • How long is your notice period?

 

Lawyer - Personal Injury

For further details of this Personal Injury Lawyer vacancy, please contact Marcus on 01954 208 064 quoting reference MS32716.

PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL (INCLUDING SPAM FOLDER) FOR CONFIRMATION YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN RECEIVED.
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Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. The salary range shown on the current advert may not have been an indication provided by the client and could be a guideline from our research team as a broad indication on salary scales in the market, dependent on experience.

By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position.

By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site.

In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address.

Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes.

To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited's candidate registration terms please go to our website.

As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited's candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Address: Please see our website for details

Company

Based minutes from the delightful, historical city of Cambridge, Law Staff Legal Recruitment specialises in helping legal firms, local authorities, private companies and individual candidates find the best personnel and opportunities in the market.

We put the success of our organisation down to our excellent, friendly team and creating close links with our clients and candidates; providing professional advice and delivering results in the shortest possible time. Over 40% of our clients come to us through word-of-mouth.

Our approach is to listen to what you want and to deliver on a personal basis exactly what you are looking for. An unusually high percentage of our new business is generated through recommendations from satisfied candidates and client firms.

We believe work should be life-enhancing and not a drudge. We pride ourselves on our friendly, human and open approach. Speak to any of us and you will notice the enthusiasm and belief we have for what we do. We treat all our staff with respect, share our success with them and encourage them to make their role their own.

Our organisation's success is the result of the combined effort of each individual.

Currently we have a computerised database of high quality firms actively searching for:

Partners
Assistant Solicitors
Legal Executives
Unqualified Fee Earners
Drafts Persons
Legal Secretaries
Paralegals

 

Find Us
Telephone
01954 208 070
Location
1 Carisbrooke Court
Anderson Road
Cambridge
CB24 4UQ
GB
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