URGENT - Clinical Negligence Solicitor

£40000 - £50000 per annum
29 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Saaima Patel
Job Title
Contract Type
Full Time
REF: SP193

My client is an award winning Law firm based in Merseyside who are renowned for their excellent Personal Injury services. Due to continued expansion within their department, my client is now looking to appoint a Clinical Negligence Solicitor to join their busy team.

The successful candidate must possess 4 years PQE and have a high level of litigation experience. The role demands for a highly motivated and target driven individual who has the ability to work in a fast paced environment. Someone who has excellent case management skills along with having all the appropriate levels of Clinical Negligence experience. You must process the litigated cases, ensuring that the same are conducted in a proactive and commercially focused manner.

This is a fantastic opportunity that has arisen for someone who has an excellent understanding of the Clinical Negligence department and wishes to further progress their career as a Solicitor.

Required Skills & Experience:

• Conducting litigated medical negligence claims of varying value.
• Maintain regular contact with the designated senior solicitor to discuss procedural / evidential issues as required.
• Ensure that medical /special damages / future loss/ witness evidence has been appropriately collated prior to litigation.
• Discussing and confirming strategy with a senior solicitor to agree progress and choice of experts.
• Once the case is ready for the commencement of proceedings, it will be transferred to the solicitor to manage the claim to its conclusion.
• Liaise with senior solicitors to reach conclusion of claims as and when necessary.
• Attending meetings to discuss cases and ensure that cases are still progressing.
• High levels of litigation experience
• Good knowledge of computer case management processes
• Excellent case management skills
• Commercial focus
• Good time management

Vacancy Information:

• Location: Merseyside
• Salary range (DOE): £40,000 - £50,000
• Job type: Permanent
• Working Hours: Monday–Friday (full-time)
• Date: 01-07-2016
• Reference: SP193

To register your interest for this Vacancy, please select the Apply button below. Your C.V. is kept in the strictest of confidence and no details are divulged to any external parties. Should you require a discreet conversation, feel free to call Saaima Patel (Manchester) who is able to provide further information and benefits on this Vacancy.