Solicitor Advocate / Barrister
Keoghs are seeking a solicitor advocate to join our expanding team. The successful candidate will provide advocacy, advisory and drafting services to Keoghs LLP. Training will be provided by more senior members of the team.
The role is based in Liverpool office but may require travel to Manchester and Bolton offices as required.
i. Undertake advocacy, drafting and advisory work; including but not limited to: pleadings, Stage 3 hearings, interlocutory hearings, small claims, fast track trials, sanctions (including private prosecution) and recoveries.
ii. Assisting more senior members of the team in the delivery of the above.
iii. Assist in delivering advocacy and litigation training / updates for fee earners.
iv. Undertake client facing, product development tasks as required.
v. Assist in the development of the in house advocacy team.
Essential Skills and Attributes
Qualifications: If Barrister - Full practising certificate.
If Solicitor - Higher Rights of Audience / Ability to demonstrate related experience / Enthusiasm to develop advocacy career.
In either case 1-8 years call or PQE
Experience in insurance fraud; general PI; EL/PL and/or professional negligence an advantage.
What we Can Offer You
A learning culture with employee development at the heart of the people development pathway. Excellent flexible benefits including standard 35 hour week, 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays, working from home options, health cash plan plus many more...