Litigation Solicitor 0-2PQE

Recruiter
Robert Walters
Location
Leicester
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A top 50 national law firm is seeking to hire a Litigation Solicitor for 12 months into their thriving team in Leicester. The role offers a competitive remuneration package along with the opportunity to work with a very well regarded public sector team.

This well established team in Leicester have extensive experience of working with local authorities and public sector bodies.

The Litigation Solicitor's workflows will include:

  • Managing a litigated caseload protecting claim handlers and insurers interests
  • Drafting witness statements
  • Preparing witnesses for trial
  • Attending conferences with counsel and attending trial
  • Preparing cases in the magistrates court
  • Client training, networking and public speaking, as and when required

About you

You will be UK qualified Solicitor with a minimum of 6 months to two years experience in defending litigation claims, preferably in the public sector. This, however, is only a guide and candidates with more experience will be strongly considered. You will possess a real passion for Litigation and be able to form quick relationships with both your team and clients. You will also have excellent knowledge of the CPR and litigation and will be an effective communicator with the ability to influence key decision makers.

About the organisation

This well regarded and friendly law firm puts its clients and its people at the heart of everything it does and boasts a plethora of awards including the accolade one of the top British Employers in 2016. A firm which truly lives up to its values.

For further information on this or other similar roles please contact Laura Gripton at Robert Walters on or email