Personal Injury Lawyer

Recruiter
121 Recruitment
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
From £25.74 to £32.16 per hour PAYE or Umbrella Company Pay Rate
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The successful candidate will have the relevant skills and experience specified below for this 8 month temporary contract based in London. Please Note: This assignment sits inside of IR35.
Job Description:Provide robust advice. Provide legal advice in answer to complex compliance enquiries from external stakeholders. Gives early warning to those affected by changing priorities, including the Reporting Officer. Has up-to-the minute case files readily available. Responds to reasonable client requests including agreeing achievable and realistic actions, timescales etc. Acknowledges clients’ concerns and works to alleviate these in a way that balances client and Agency needs.Is alert to media interest which may have an impact on the reputation of the client and/or the Agency. Keeps abreast of legal developments and current thinking on related policy issues. Share best practice and develop knowledge management.
Experience Required:• Strong private law civil litigation experience essential • Strong experience in personal injury defendant work highly desirable • Good drafting and written skills essential • Ability to meet time and billing targets essential • Experience in managing a busy civil litigation caseload essential. • Public sector/Central Government experience desirable but not essential

The successful candidate will have a valid Disclosure of Scotland or be willing to apply for one on CV submission.

Please Note: The lower pay rate advertised in this job description is the PAYE daily pay rate. The higher pay rate advertised in this job description is the highest Umbrella Company daily pay rate that the client is willing to pay up to.
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