Personal Injury Solicitor

  • Job Reference: SDA/2970800B
  • Date Posted: 16 June 2020
  • Recruiter: North West
  • Location: Cheshire, England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Keywords: Solicitor, Personal Injury, Private Practice

Job Title: Personal Injury Solicitor

Job reference: SDA/2970800B

Job description: A Cheshire law firm is seeking an Assistant Solicitor to join their Personal Injury Team on a full time basis.

This role is suited to a 2-5 year PQE Assistant Solicitor with advocacy experience or a willingness to undertake advocacy work in a tribunal court, to assist a Partner with a large caseload.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Liaising with clients, experts, barristers, third party solicitors as necessary
  • Dealing with all aspects of pre and post issue procedures in a timely and cost effective manner. Pursuing cases to conclusion
  • Ensuring all actions as per Case Management Action List are completed in a timely fashion
  • Reviewing and summarising medical and personnel records.
  • Attending clients, taking instructions and preparing cases

Essential skills and experience:

  • The successful solicitor will ideally have 2 years + PQE, with experience in advocacy or an interest in developing in this area
  • Be able to handle your own caseload autonomously and be confident undertaking your own advocacy
  • Clear understanding and application of personal injury law
  • Ability to form and execute case planning and strategies
  • Experience in using Proclaim Case Management System is preferable but not necessary
  • Experience in supervision
  • Desire to work in a small team environment with a senior solicitor and others
  • Desire to contribute to the growth and development of a dynamic team

Salary:  DOE

Hours per Week: 35

To discuss this role in more detail please contact Sophie Anderson sanderson@venngoup.com or by calling on 0161 830 1830. or by calling on 0161 830 1830 .

To discuss this role in more detail please contact Sophie Anderson sanderson@venngoup.com or by calling on 0161 830 1830 . or by calling on 0161 830 1830 .

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.

Keywords: Solicitor, Personal Injury, Private Practice