• Job Reference: 00023517-1
  • Date Posted: 27 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Venn Group
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Job Description

Counter Claims Case Handler

Solicitor / Legal Executive / Senior Paralegal

Defendant Personal Injury

Birmingham, £30k-£40k


An opportunity has arisen for a Solicitor, Leal Executive or Senior Paralegal to join a successful counter claims team.


You will manage your own caseload of civil files involving both the presentation and defence of counterclaims, handling the files from initial instruction through to completion.


You will use your legal expertise to gauge the prospects of success with each claim and decide on an appropriate strategy. You will be comfortable assessing the claim and making decisions relating to quantum and liability. 


Ideally you will have experience with both claimant and defendant case handling and will have an excellent working knowledge of the Civil Procedure Rules.


The firm offers a salary of up to £40k plus discretionary bonus, competitive holiday entitlement and a range of benefits.


For more information, please contact Nik Stoate at Venn Group on 0121 616 0660, or email your CV to

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