EL/PL Solicitor

Location
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
£25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
01 Feb 2021
Closes
01 Mar 2021
Ref
48540
Contact
Helen Watson
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Personal Injury
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our highly regarded client has been established for around 20 years, and they have an opportunity for a qualified Solicitor with experience from within the EL/PL sector.

The successful EL/PL Solicitor will be:

Assisting clients with new enquiries and vetting claims, as well as handling an existing case load of Employers Liability and Public Liability personal injury claims including litigated files from issuing to trial

Drafting letters of claim/claims notification forms

Resolving liability

Requesting medical records

Arranging medical examinations and reviewing incoming reports

Valuing claims

Liaising with third party insurers/solicitors

Negotiating settlements

Dealing with litigated files, both Part 7 and Part 8

In order to successfully fulfil this position the successful EL/PL Solicitor will have a competent understanding of personal injury litigation, and at least 4 years' experience in the EL/PL area, experience in running portal claims from start to finish, and experience in running litigated files and dealing with applications

Although a Solicitor would be the ideal, our client is also looking for applications from Paralegals or CILex with at least four years' personal injury experience, attention to detail and excellent client care skills.

If you would like to apply for this role, please forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to or call Helen on 01772 259121 for an informal discussion. At Clayton Legal we passionately believe your talent matters, so we specialise in recruiting the best legal talent and connecting this to the right opportunities. Clayton Legal is recognised as the talent partner of choice with clients ranging from small legal practices to international and global law firms. Whether you're looking for total recruitment outsourcing or a single appointment, or an overview of the recruitment market our award recognised service can confidently meet your talent needs.

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