RTA Litigator

Location
Bolton
Salary
£18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted
20 Dec 2016
Closes
17 Jan 2017
Ref
JD124229
Contact
Jaye Doyle
Job Title
Litigator
Practice Area
Litigation
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
RTA Litigator

We are a rapidly expanding Law Firm based in Bolton who are looking to appoint new Fee Earners within their Ligation department. As a close-knit and supportive practice they offer quality work, progression and training throughout.  To be considered for this position you will have a minimum of 1 years litigation experience within RTA and be able to handle a fully litigated case load.

The successful candidate will have proven experience managing a Personal Injury case load with a high percentage of litigated RTA files
Success is a MUST and it is essential that you are able to demonstrate a proven track record of achieving.

Day-to-day tasks will involve

• Liaising with client, third parties and solicitors, keeping clients up to date with the
progression of their cases, updating reports and dealing with correspondence, 
• Reviewing all evidence and establishing prospects of success
• Reviewing and valuing injury claim
• Reviewing and valuing credit hire and other special damages
• Drafting Court proceedings
• Drafting various relevant court documents
• Preparing witness statements
• Complying with court directions
• Dealing with applications and court hearings
• Negotiating settlement

In return you will receive a competitive salary, dependant on experience and with a bonus scheme.
Applications are invited from Solicitors, Legal Executives, Fee Earners or Paralegals with a least 12 months experience handling your own case load of litigated Personal Injury