Clinical negligence solicitor

  • Job Reference: 7000140
  • Date Posted: 12 November 2020
  • Recruiter: South West
  • Location: Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales
  • Salary: £35.00 to £40.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

A superb opportunity has arisen for Locum Litigation Lawyer (Personal Injury – Clinical Negligence) to join a large public sector body in South Wales on a remote working basis.

This assignment is initially 4 months and can pay up to £40 per hour via an umbrella company dependent on experience. This assignment would start in December 2020.

The generic duties and responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to:

  • Delivering advice regarding management of claims, including defence and settlement proceedings where necessary
  • High level and fast paced litigation
  • Drafting pre-action formal documents and Court documents
  • Providing representation at formal legal proceedings including undertaking  advocacy at Court and attending inquests as required
  • Ensuring that claims are defended utilising a solid understanding of duty, causation and breach
  • Updating the case management system to accurately reflect case progress
  • Establishing and maintaining strong working relationships with Claims Handlers, Court Officers and Healthcare professionals
  • Identifying risk management issues
  • Assisting with personal injury and employers liability matters as required

The successful candidate will be qualified to Solicitor level and have previous working experience of managing a clinical negligence caseload or alternatively litigation within personal injury – with a solid understating of breach, causation and duty.

For further information, please contact Michael Attwood or Lauren Watts on  0117 930 8760or alternatively send your CV to mattwood@venngroup.com.  We look forward to your application.

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