Catastrophic Injury Solicitor (NQ - 2 PQE)

Realm Recruit
£37,000 - £40,000
Closing date
29 May 2021

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A progressive and down-to-earth personal injury firm in South Manchester is looking to take on a junior Catastrophic Injury Solicitor.  

Working closely alongside a very well-respected partner and a highly experienced solicitor, you will assist on a wide range of serious injury claims, on behalf of families and individuals who have been affected by brain or spinal injury. 

As a result of its flexi-time system, the firm offers all of its staff a fantastic level of flexibility, allowing you to fit your work around your other commitments and enjoy a healthy work-life balance. 

If you’re an NQ solicitor or a personal injury solicitor with an interest in catastrophic injury work looking to get exposure to high-value matters and to develop your expertise, then this might be the role for you. 

Catastrophic Injury Solicitor - South Manchester   The company & role 

    A family-friendly specialist personal injury and clinical negligence firm with a solid strategy in place for future growth 

    You will work as part of a specialist catastrophic injury team on a diverse range of cases  

    As you develop your skills and expertise, you will move on to handling your own caseload of matters 

    The firm has a vibrant team culture and an active calendar of social events 

    It also has multiple professional accreditations and strong links to the brain injury charity, Headway UK 

    Based in one of Greater Manchester’s most popular market towns with offices are close to local transport links, it has an excellent location. 

    Commutable from Manchester, Altrincham, Warrington, Knutsford and Wilmslow 

Added extras and benefits  

    Flexible working (flexi-time and home working) 

    Bonus scheme 

    Generous annual leave and the opportunity to earn extra days (plus Christmas closure) 

    A relaxed working environment 

The ideal candidate 

    An NQ Solicitor or a Catastrophic Injury Solicitor with up to 2 years PQE  

    Will have experience of dealing with brain injury cases, although this is not essential 

    Will have a real desire to specialise in catastrophic injury work 

    Will have an empathetic nature and excellent client care skills 

    Will be proficient in using the Proclaim case management system 

    Will have good time management skills 

How to apply for this Catastrophic 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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On a day-to-day basis, we work hard to deliver a personal and tailored recruitment service to the people we work with. We’re truly passionate about the people we work with and are committed to developing long-term mutually-beneficial relationships with both lawyers and law firms.

Each of our Consultants is ultra-specialist, working in a particular niche of the legal profession. We have specialists in all core legal practice areas. Their thorough understanding of the state of the market means that they are perfectly placed to advise those working in their specialist area.

Whether you’re a hiring manager looking for talented legal personnel or a lawyer looking for an exciting new challenge, we are ready to help you.

For an initial discussion regarding any of our vacancies or a discreet chat about your career, please get in touch with our friendly team on 03300 245 606 or email

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