Defendant Personal Injury Solicitor

Northern Ireland, County Antrim, Belfast
28 May 2024
25 Jun 2024
Alistair Norton
Job Title
Practice Area
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Hays is proud to be recruiting for a global law firm with over 45 offices worldwide with a particular expertise in litigation and dispute resolution, especially in defending insurance and liability claims. This firm is seeking to hire a Defendant Personal Injury Solicitor with 0-3 years PQE in Belfast. This role is an excellent opportunity for a recently qualified solicitor to further their career at an exciting firm with a modern outlook on the Belfast legal sector.
Your New Role:This role allows you to join the firm's litigation practice in their Belfast office, which advises on a broad range of defendant product liability, EL/PL/Motor, clinical, marine, catastrophic, as well as reinsurance and professional negligence for a variety of national and international insurers. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Providing coverage and claims defence to both international and domestic insurers and their insurers.
  • Work alongside the lead lawyer managing a caseload of complex injury claims including high value catastrophic injury claims.
  • Handle a diverse and interesting personal injury litigation caseload.

What You Will Need to Succeed:To be a successful candidate, you will ideally have experience in Motor, EL/PL and disease experience alongside:

  • Qualified solicitor in Northern Ireland with 0 - 3 years PQE (other levels of experience will be considered).
  • Excellent verbal and written communicator.
  • To be proactive and be confident in taking initiative.
  • Strong technical and research skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • The ability to manage a busy caseload of low to medium value claims.
  • The ability to work as a member of a team alongside senior solicitors.

What You Will Get:In return for a successful application, the candidate will receive:

  • Competitive salary + package!
  • Opportunity for career development with a clear Career Progression Pathway!
  • Hybrid and flexible working options, with a central Belfast office!
  • Working alongside a supportive team!

What you need to do now
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