Trainee Solicitor

Location
Liverpool
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
31 Oct 2016
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Litigation, Personal Injury
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A superb opportunity has arisen for a confident and ambitious LPC graduate to join a well-respected and busy Liverpool city litigation practice.

The role will involve working initially as a paralegal with genuine prospects of being offered a training contract within six months’ time. 

You will be involved in assisting partners and qualified solicitors undertaking the following aspects of case management including:

  • advocacy
  • preparing instructions to counsel
  • arranging and attending conferences
  • managing claims through the MoJ portal or appropriate litigation protocols
  • obtaining witness statements of fact
  • instructing experts
  • drafting pleadings

Preference will be given to those who have either previous PI or professional negligence experience, or have completed the PI module of the LPC. Strong academics (2:1 at degree level) are essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity for those looking to further their career with a vocational practice committed to providing an exceptional service and advice to individuals who have suffered physical and psychological injury. It is essential that applicants are able to work efficiently and professionally at all times whilst maintaining a sensitive and sympathetic manner with vulnerable clients.

Please address your Covering letter and CV to Lesley Fry