Solicitor -Large & Complex Loss

Recruiter
Workpoint Recruitment
Location
The City
Posted
09 Nov 2019
Closes
09 Dec 2019
Ref
1324801851
Category
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Top 20 Law Firm - London - Flexible Hours- Career Advancement - Solicitor - CILEX - Litigation - Large & Complex Loss - Defendant - Insurance

We are looking for an experienced Solicitor / CILEX / Litigation specialist to work in the Large and Complex Loss department of a Top 20 law firm in central London. Based close to Bank underground station, they are a successful Defendant niche practice working with Top 20 Insurance Companies in the UK.

It's is a great opportunity for someone to develop their legal skills and career within a highly respected and successful law firm. They promote a friendly and approachable atmosphere and operate a relaxed dress down policy.

The Role:

You will be dealing with post litigation claims involving high value loss of £50K upwards including indemnity disputes, liability and quantum. The team deals with claims involving complex injuries, brain injuries, spinal injuries and amputations predominantly following a RTA.

You must have sufficient experience to handle your own caseload (under supervision), along with assisting a Partner on serious and catastrophic injury claims.

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.

The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Litigation experience (essential)
  • Personal injury experience (essential)
  • Experience of communicating with clients & maintaining strong relationships (essential)
  • Excellent knowledge of relevant case law and its application (essential)
  • Knowledge of the insurance market would be an advantage
  • Defendant experience would be an advantage
  • Flexibility to travel and attend on insurer clients, court or witnesses

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 Solicitor, CILEX or Litigator with Large & Complex Loss experience please apply now, we'd like to hear from you.

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