Clinical Negligence Solicitor

£50,000 - £60,000
13 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A Clinical Negligence Solicitor is sought after to join a Top 30 law firm in the heart of Liverpool.

On offer is a competitive salary and benefits package, which is negotiable, depending upon your previous experience.

The benefits

This legal job has a benefits package that includes 26 days’ holiday + bank holidays, permanent health insurance, critical-illness cover, death-in-service benefit, childcare vouchers, a pension, BUPA cover, and season ticket loans for travel.

The role

My client is an outstanding practice, which has locations spread all over the UK. This opportunity will be for working within its Clinical Negligence department in Liverpool. This team is highly regarded with expertise in high value birth and neurological claims, amputations, spinal injury, paraplegia and cerebral palsy. In this position, you will be exposed to a variety of exceptional quality work.

As a Clinical Negligence Solicitor, you will manage a full mixed caseload of litigated Clinical-Negligence files through to conclusion. Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Drafting reports
  • Interviewing witnesses
  • Drafting witness statements
  • Instructing counsel
  • Instructing experts
  • Attend Court for Case Management Conferences and Application Hearings
  • Negotiate settlements
  • Prepare for and attend trials and mediations
  • Hold conferences with Counsel
  • Assist colleagues in the running of higher value claims
  • Cover free advice clinics
  • Draft articles for clients
  • Give client training and presentations
  • Supervising and coaching junior members of the team

The candidate

My client is very keen to receive applications from ambitious and motivated Clinical Negligence Solicitors with around one to six years’ PQE, with experience from either a claimant or defendant background. Salary is highly negotiable depending on experience.

This is a great opportunity to join an award-winning law firm and department that is growing rapidly with opportunities to advance and develop, whilst also offering you exposure to a good quality of work in a team-orientated environment. Therefore, apply straight away for swift feedback. For more Clinical Negligence Solicitor jobs in Liverpool, talk to Kingsley.

Key Contact

Please contact Laura-Jayne Levine to discuss this position in more detail, or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

Kingsley is a specialist recruitment consultancy. The legal division has a diverse client base that includes medium-sized commercial practices, long-established civil practices, and niche boutiques through to larger regional commercial firms and top-ranked nationals. We enjoy what we do and we want others to relish working with us. We believe that our clients and candidates need recruitment consultants that they can work with and trust. Kingsley also has dedicated teams that focus on engineering, property, architecture, and business support.

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