Fee Earner - Complex Personal Injury

Recruiter
Workpoint Recruitment
Location
Liverpool
Posted
09 Nov 2019
Closes
11 Nov 2019
Ref
1325160059
Category
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Fee Earner - Top 20 Law Firm - Liverpool - Complex - Personal Injury - Multi Track - Defendant - Insurance - Flexible Hours - Career Opportunities

We are looking for a fee earner for the Complex and Serious Injury Team of a Top 20 law firm in Liverpool to handle a case load of around +/- 30 litigated Multi-track cases valued in excess of £50,000. Based in the commercial centre of the city with parking close by, they are a successful Defendant niche practice working with the UK's Top 20 Insurance Companies.

The role:

You will be dealing with non-delegated claims involving high value loss in excess of £50K and cases will be selected to suit your experience. Previous litigation experience is essential and responsibilities will include:

• Communicating, providing advice and building relations with insurer clients and their insured

• Organising, and prioritising court deadlines to ensure compliance

• Negotiating settlement with Claimant representatives where necessary

• Defending cases to trial, instructing counsel and providing post-trial feedback to the client

• Ensuring accuracy of data and MI on files

Working hours are Monday - Friday 7 hours per day (35 hours per week) with flexible start and finish times between 7am to 6pm to suit your requirements, and the company offer staff a number of benefits including:

• Flexible working hours

• Reduced gym memberships;

• Training bursaries;

• 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays;

• Employer pension contribution; and

• Continuous recognition via the employee recognition scheme.

Skills & experience required:

• Previous Multi track litigation experience

• Experience handling and assessing claims involving injury and future loss

• Reviewing and assessing liability in RTA's

• An excellent understanding of the CPR and the Personal Injury claims process

• An understanding of claims for future loss and the Ogden Tables

Remuneration

In addition to excellent career prospects, training opportunities and flexible hours, the firm offer a competitive salary package fully negotiable depending on experience, a highly-rewarding bonus system and an excellent holiday package (30-35 days pa. incl. bank holidays).

If you are an experienced Fee Earner with Complex Personal Injury, Multi track litigation and RTA experience please apply now, we'd like to hear from you.

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