RTA Litigator - Liverpool

Location
Liverpool, Merseyside
Salary
Up to £40k plus extensive benefits
Posted
11 Oct 2016
Closes
31 Oct 2016
Ref
RL/01
Job Title
Litigator
Practice Area
Personal Injury
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

RTA Litigator

Salary up to £40k plus extensive benefits

My client a leading and well established Law firm based in Liverpool is looking to recruit a talented RTA Litigator to join their growing and highly reputable company.

Role Summary

  • To manage a caseload of fast track RTA files through all stages of the litigation and investigation proces
  • Main Responsibilities
  • Run a caseload of Fast Track RTA claims, using Case Management system.
  • To progress your caseload in such a manner to ensure that all clients receive appropriate, timely and professional legal advice, with regular contact, managing their expectations.
  • To deal with cases with denial of liability with minimal supervision.
  • To be able to assess quantum and liability to include reviewing medical reports, researching and obtaining relevant case law, drafting schedules of special damages and assessing suitable awards for compensation
  • To identify early on those cases where proceedings would be beneficial to litigate.

Essential Skills

  • At least 18-24 months previous experience of managing your own case-load of Fast Track RTA litigated claims.
  • Excellent litigator with strong drafting skills together with the ability to negotiate appropriate settlements
  • A strong working knowledge of the CPR, legislation and relevant case law
  • Competent working with a case management system and excellent knowledge of MS Office Good organisational skills.

As well as being a fabulous company to be part of, there is also the opportunity for high performing employees to move into different areas within the company to expand their knowledge, skills and experience, and develop a excellent career at this reputable Law firm.

If you are interested in hearing more about this fantastic opportunity for an RTA Litigator then apply for this role today, or contact Lisa Hare Business Manager at 121 Legal Recruitment for more information or a confidential chat about this RTA Litigator role.

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