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Personal Injury Solicitor

SilverOak Solicitors
London (West), London (Greater)
£30k - £50k per annum + bonus
Closing date
12 Jul 2024

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Practice area
Personal injury
Contract type
Full time
2 years
Private practice

Job Details

Personal Injury Solicitor

We are looking to hire a Personal Injury Solicitor to join our rapidly growing law firm in West London on a full time basis. We offer competitive salary based on experience, a bonus scheme + performance bonus, and professional development opportunities.

The role

The position requires a strong background in personal injury litigation along with experience utilising MOJ portals. You will handle a varied caseload of EL, PL, and some RTA cases, focusing primarily on Fast Track work while also supporting partners on Multi Track matters.

Main duties include:

Managing all aspects of personal injury litigation from inception to conclusion; Conducting client interviews and collating pertinent case details; Drafting and preparing legal documentation such as pleadings, motions, and discovery requests; Organising and maintaining case files and documents; Performing legal research and analysis on pertinent laws and regulations; Assisting in trial preparation, including witness preparation and exhibit organisation; Scheduling appointments, depositions, and court appearances; Supporting the principal solicitor and office manager. 

What are we looking for?

Candidates will need experience in claimant personal injury and must have at least 2 years’ PQE. Applicants must demonstrate proficiency in using a case management system to effectively prioritise and manage a high caseload.

We are looking for candidates that:

Have excellent client care and communication skills (both oral and written); Apply critical thinking and analysis to solve problems by using multiple sources of information to make reasoned decisions supported by relevant evidence; Negotiate solutions to clients' issues by identifying all parties’ interests, objectives and limits and presenting options for compromise persuasively; Plan, manage, and progress legal cases proactively, taking into account how to maximise case sand achieve the best outcome for the clients and firm; Establish and maintain effective and professional relations with colleagues, clients and third parties and responding effectively to their particular needs, objectives, priorities and constraints; Have experience in pre-litigated and litigated personal injury matters (covering RTA, EL, PL & serious injuries); Have relevant legal expertise in personal injury. 

What will you get?

You'll work on a range of challenging and rewarding casework, and have the opportunity to support the development of our new department (housing disrepair) if you are interested and have relevant experience.

To ensure you thrive in your role, we will provide you with structured coaching and training (both internal and external).

A competitive salary based on experience, company pension and other benefits are available to the right candidate.

Who we are?

You’ll be working in a small but ambitious and friendly team that has already doubled in size over the last two years! We are now implementing the next phase of our growth plan and branching out to deliver services in the area of housing disrepair. Our aim is to become a full-service law firm, and we are looking for like-minded talent to join our team

How to apply?

Please submit your CV to


SilverOak Solicitors are London based law firm with a nationwide reach offering bespoke legal services on a Risk Free, No Win No Fee basis. We specialise in personal injury, housing disrepair and immigration services. Our warm and friendly team will handle your matter in confidence with great care and respect. We believe that your issue is unique and so are you – get in touch with us to see the difference for yourself. Our success fee for personal injury and housing disrepair cases is not only ethical but also highly competitive, just like our fees for immigration services.

Company info
020 8578 7778
178b Mansell Road
United Kingdom

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