Professional Indemnity Professional Support Lawyer (PSL)

£60000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Bonus & Benefits
17 May 2024
14 Jun 2024
Alex Groom
Job Title
Practice Area
Professional Indemnity
Contract Type
Part Time

Position: Professional Indemnity Professional Support Lawyer
Location: Leeds, UK (Hybrid Working)
Experience: 5+ PQE
Salary: Up to £85,000 + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Type: Full-Time or Part-Time, Permanent

About Our Client:
Our client is a highly respected, top-tier law firm with a strong presence in Leeds and a distinguished reputation for delivering exceptional legal services. They are known for their commitment to professional growth, innovation, and client-centric approach. They are currently seeking an experienced Professional Indemnity Professional Support Lawyer (PSL) to join their dynamic team.
Role Overview:
As a Professional Indemnity PSL, you will play a pivotal role in supporting the professional indemnity team by providing high-quality technical legal support, maintaining and developing know-how, and ensuring that the team remains at the forefront of legal developments in the field. This is an excellent opportunity for a seasoned lawyer with a passion for professional indemnity law and a desire to contribute to the firm's knowledge base and training programs.
Key Responsibilities:


  • Knowledge Management: Develop and maintain the firm's knowledge base in professional indemnity law, including drafting and updating precedents, practice notes, and other legal documentation.
  • Training and Development: Design and deliver training programs and workshops for fee earners to enhance their technical skills and understanding of professional indemnity issues.
  • Legal Research: Conduct in-depth legal research on complex professional indemnity matters and provide practical solutions and guidance to the team.
  • Client Support: Assist in the preparation of client briefings, presentations, and other materials to support business development and client retention initiatives.
  • Regulatory Updates: Monitor and report on changes in legislation, case law, and industry standards affecting professional indemnity law, ensuring the team and clients are informed and compliant.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with partners and fee earners to identify knowledge gaps and develop strategies to address them, enhancing overall team performance.

Candidate Profile:



  • Qualified solicitor with a minimum of 5 years' PQE in professional indemnity law.
  • Strong academic background and proven technical expertise in professional indemnity.
  • Excellent legal research and drafting skills.
  • Passion for knowledge management and professional development.
  • Ability to communicate complex legal concepts clearly and effectively.
  • Proactive, with a strong sense of initiative and ability to work independently.
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills and a collaborative approach.

Why Join Our Client:



  • Professional Development: Commitment to continuous learning and career progression.
  • Innovative Environment: Work within a forward-thinking, innovative law firm.
  • Supportive Culture: A supportive and inclusive working environment that values diversity and promotes work-life balance.
  • Competitive Remuneration: Attractive salary package and benefits commensurate with experience and skills.

How to Apply:
If you are a dedicated professional indemnity lawyer looking to leverage your expertise in a supportive and dynamic environment, we would love to hear from you.