Clinical Negligence / Serious Injury Solicitor – London
TSR Legal are proud to be working on behalf of a well-respected firm who are currently seeking an experienced Clinical Negligence Solicitor 1-2 PQE to join their team in London. The firm are looking to grow and expand their existing team with a dynamic solicitor who will be encouraged to engage in marketing and business development.
The position would suit a newly qualified lawyer or 1-2 years PQE. You will be assisting the Principal Lawyers with their catastrophic cases and some of the team’s most vulnerable clients. You will assist with all aspects of the case from initial interview of client to trial, with an understanding of the issues involved in dealing with multi-track cases, such as costs and the litigation process. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your skills in a very rewarding role
You will need to demonstrate experience in Clinical Negligence and Serious or Catastrophic Injury cases, also having experience running Personal Injury cases. The role requires excellent communication and client care skills, demonstrating an ability to empathise with vulnerable clients is essential. Applications are encouraged from those who are self-sufficient and thrive in a busy working environment. You will also be a team player and will enjoy engaging in marketing and business development opportunities.
A day in the life of an Assistant Lawyer is never the same, however a typical day may include carrying out relevant investigations, obtaining relevant documents, preparing witness statements; preparing for Conferences and Court hearings (CCMCs/Trials).
- You will be self-sufficient and thrive in a busy working environment
- Excellent communication and client care skills, demonstrating an ability to empathise with vulnerable clients is essential
- Empathy with the Labour and trade union movement is desirable
The firm are recognised as one of the UK's leading teams by credible directories including The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, as well as being highly recommended in The Times’ Best Law Firms 2022. They pride themselves on being “the most experienced trade union, claimant and employment rights law firm in the UK”.
With a passion for blending your technical expertise with your outstanding communication and client care skills, you will take pride in delivering a first class service to clients. Please contact Rachel Phillips on 02920 388100 / Rachel@tsrlegal.co.uk