Litigation Solicitor - Recoveries

Recruiter
Douglas Scott
Location
Glasgow, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Aug 2019
Closes
23 Aug 2019
Ref
1236978604
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Litigation Solicitor - Recoveries

Uninsured loss/Motor and Property Damage Claims

Glasgow / Edinburgh

A leading defendant firm require a Litigation Solicitor to join their Recoveries team on a full time, permanent basis.

The successful Recoveries solicitor will be involved in pursuing recovery of insured and uninsured losses on behalf of insurance companies and corporate clients arising from motor and property damage claims.

Main Duties:

* Pre-litigation assessment of subrogated recovery claims
* Managing your own caseload of subrogated recovery claims using a case management system
* Drafting court proceedings and conducting Sheriff Court hearings
* Regular contact with clients and third parties by telephone, email and general correspondence
* Dealing with claims, assessing quantum and taking claims to settlement stage
* Comply with firms time recording policy

Experience Required:

* 3 years + PQE
* Experience of recoveries and Sheriff Court procedure preferable
* Works effectively with other team members
* Takes responsibility for their own caseload subject to supervision
* Used to managing a high volume of claims
* Maintains regular contact with the clients and shows understanding of the priorities for the client
* Ideally candidates will have knowledge of a case management system

Apply now for immediate consideration!

emily.flewitt@douglas-scott.co.uk

Please contact Emily Flewitt, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.
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