PROFESSIONAL INDEMNITY / NEGLIGENCE - West Middlands -
Professional Indemnity Solicitor / Senior Associate - (3+ PQE) -
An opportunity with huge potential for a senior-level Solicitor with experience in professional indemnity at a major legal 500 law firm.Senior Claims Solicitor 3 + PQE defending solicitor professional negligence claims. Professional indemnity/claims however there will also be the opportunity to get involved in the broader aspects of risk & compliance. For the successful candidate, there may also be the opportunity to conduct client work, typically claimant professional negligence work across a number of sectors. The key responsibilities of this role include:Supporting the firms Risk and Compliance Director by taking the lead in managing all aspects of claims made against the FirmAct as a sounding board for internal referrals of potential / actual circumstances, capturing and assessing the issues in hand to frame notification/s to the firm's PI broker and PI insurerAssist with the delivery of key projects - including ad hoc audits and the firm's PII renewal processCapturing and monitoring key 'trends' of both near misses and actual claims, conducting 'root cause analysis' to suggest amendments to approach and processesMonitor emerging claims risks (internally and externally) to deliver training and awareness in support of the wider risk and compliance training objectives The successful candidate will:Be a Solicitor of around 3-6 years PQE, ideally with previous 'in house' experienceHave experience of professional negligence claims, PI insurance coverage and a strong commercial outlook in relation to resolving claimHave a demonstrated track record of working well within a teamBe flexible, supportive, and sensitive in their approach to the demands of defending professional negligence claims. There are real career prospects here, and this is a great opportunity to develop your career further in an excellent firm. Altogether a brilliant opportunity Don't miss it !!
Apply below or contact Ellie at Austen Lloyd as soon as possible on 01275 463 111, quoting Ref: 42627(Professional Indemnity Solicitor)
Austen Lloyd Limited is a Specialist Legal Recruitment Agency www.austenlloyd.co.uk . Please note: our advertisements may use PQE levels purely as a guide, however we would be happy to consider applications from all candidates who can demonstrate the skills needed to perform the role EM 42333(Professional Negligence Solicitor role East Midlands );