Senior Associate - Clinical Negligence

JMC Legal
England, London, City of London
£78000 - £90000 per annum + Negotiable + Excellent Benefits
24 Jun 2022
19 Jul 2022
Jonathan Kitto
Job Title
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

This National Law firm is ranked Tier 1 in the Legal 500 for clinical and medical negligence law in the UK and is widely regarded as the preeminent practice in this sector.

They are seeking to expand their successful team through the addition of a Senior Associate with knowledge of Clinical Negligence law. This is a brilliant opportunity to work at the highest standard within a firm that can propel your career forward.

The Firm:

The firm is highly respected across many practice areas and is ranked in the Top 25 UK Law firms. A true heavyweight with 2500 staff, yet retaining a distinct family feel and friendly atmosphere.

Staff retention rates are impressive here, thanks to the firm's flexible and pioneering nature, which has helped it become an industry leader. In addition, you will benefit from an advanced flexible working structure, in which you decide how best to split your time between the office and home.

As a result, this firm will suit those that prefer working at home, in the office or a mixture of both. You will find output, not input, is what counts in this prestigious practice.

With leading Partners at hand to help guide and mentor you and such a high quality of work available, solicitors of all levels will find impressive progression prospects at this prestigious firm based in the City of London.

The Role:

The firm is hiring a Clinical Negligence Solicitor with 4+ years of PQE to join the leading Clinical / Medical Negligence Team.

Ranked Tier 1 in the Legal 500 for Clinical negligence, this is a rare opportunity to join a highly sort after team at the forefront of the profession.

You will have the opportunity to work alongside Legal 500 and Chambers recognised Partners on high-value work. You will gain insights from lawyers truly at the top of the field.

As a Senior Associate, you will directly supervise junior colleagues and help develop their careers as well as actively participate in business development activities to maintain and grow the firm's reputation and standing in this area of law.

You will be taking on an active caseload primarily on spinal cord injury and brain damage arising from medical accidents or substandard treatment.

There is a clear path to partnership for the right candidate. Working on the most sought-after work alongside the best lawyers in the industry - you will gain experience beyond your years.


  • Solicitor with 4+ years PQE in Clinical Negligence
  • A valid Practising Certificate for England & Wales
  • Ability to supervise junior staff
  • Experience/willingness to undertake BD


  • Salary above market rate and negotiable depending on experience
  • Access to the finest quality work
  • 25 days holiday
  • Private Medical insurance
  • Unrivalled flexible and hybrid working options
  • Insight and mentoring from the best Partners in the sector

This is a fantastic Clinical Negligence role where you will gain experience ahead of your years in this pioneering and flexible firm in the heart of London.

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to contact Jonathan Kitto at JMC Legal Recruitment for a confidential conversation.