Clinical Negligence Solicitor

Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
29 Jan 2021
Closes
25 Feb 2021
Ref
JN -012021-2002552
Contact
Lauren Keen
Job Title
Associate
Practice Area
Asset Finance
PQE Level
NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

You will be joining our clients vibrant specialist health care team. They provide advice on all aspects of health care law, including clinical negligence, patient safety, consent to treatment, human rights, child law and mental health.

Client Details

Our client is a Top 45 law firm with offices throughout the UK.

Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage case load of litigated and pre-litigated clinical negligence cases
  • Conduct relevant investigations in order to repudiate and/or conclude the claim
  • Liaise with various parties such as claimants and their solicitors, clients, counsel, experts etc.
  • Obtain documents and instruct experts
  • Complete MI procedures
  • Adhere to client protocols
  • Achieve financial and chargeable targets
  • Ensure relevant deadlines, quality measures and key progress indicators are adhered to
  • Contribute to profile-raising and business development initiatives
  • Comply with relevant policies and procedures
  • Work in accordance with Weightmans' values

Profile

The successful candidate will be a NQ solicitor or have 1 years PQE. You will have done a seat sitting within a clinical negligence/health care team and are looking for a position where you can start and build your career. You will be able to multi-task, work to strict deadlines and work part as a team with your own initiative.

Job Offer

A competitive salary and benefits package.