Senior Asbestos Lawyer

Recruiter
Thompsons Solicitors Llp
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£47,559 to £53, 974
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
11 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Vacancy: Senior Asbestos Lawyer

Office: Cardiff or Bristol

Salary: £47,559 to £53, 974

Closing date for applicants: 19 September 2017

Contract: Permanent

Interview Dates: TBC

About Us

With almost 800 staff and partners across a network of offices nationwide, we are the most experienced trade union, employment rights and claimant personal injury practice in the UK.

We have an enviable reputation for the results we get for our clients and the support, training and career development of our staff. We treat our people as we treat our clients – fairly, with honesty and as individuals.

At Thompsons, we expect interest and commitment to the work we do and a desire to do the very best we can for our clients.

Vacancy Overview

This an excellent opportunity for a Senior Asbestos Lawyer with significant experience of litigating asbestos cases, including in the High Court/RCJ. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a positive attitude and excellent client care and communication skills. The role will involve conducting a high quality caseload and providing support and supervision to junior lawyers. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in asbestos litigation, strong supervisory skills and the ability to work within a team to accomplish team objectives. In return, you will have the opportunity to advance your career by working on a diverse portfolio of cases, which will include highly-prestigious and interesting asbestos, multi-track cases. You will also receive invaluable training from leading lawyers in the personal injury field, offering unrivalled professional growth and development.

What We Offer

As well as a competitive salary we offer an extensive benefits package which includes contributory pension scheme, permanent health insurance, life assurance, 29 days annual leave (in addition to bank holidays), £4,500 annual car allowance, an Employee Assistance Programme, enhanced maternity and paternity pay, annual travel and parking loans, cycle to work scheme, financial assistance for professional development and much more. As an employer we are committed to providing an inclusive and supportive working environment where you can develop your career and achieve your personal best.

Further Information

For a full job description and application form please visit our website.

Thompsons believes in equality and is an Equal Opportunities employer promoting diversity within the workplace.

No agencies please.