EL/PL Solicitor (Maternity Leave)

Job Ref: CGJ921931763
Sector (PP or In-house): Private Practice
Practice Area: Personal Injury
Job Type: Temporary
Date Added: 30 July 2019
  • London, England, UK & Channel Islands London London GBR EC1Y 0SG
  • £45,000 - £55,000 per Annum
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  • Chris Goodman
  • 0203 096 4546
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We are working with a National law firm who are seeking to recruit an experienced EL/PL Solicitor to assist them on a maternity cover (beginning August)

This role would be based in their Kingston Upon Thames office and handle a case-load of Multi Track value personal injury claims on behalf of Claimants.

The role is a fixed term 12 month contract to cover Maternity Leave absence. The claim type will be a mixed case-load of Employer's Liability, Occupiers Liability and Public Liability accidents. The damages banding of the case-load will comprise of Multi Track value claims ranging from £ 25,000 up to £ 500,000.

The solicitor will also be responsible for their own advocacy and drafting of court proceedings. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing a caseload, fee earning, working independently with some limited admin support.

Requirements:

  • Detailed knowledge of Personal Injury work in the area of Employer's Liability, Occupiers Liability and Public Liability
  • Detailed knowledge of the CPR - with a particular emphasis on the Multi Track , Case Management, Cost Budgeting and also the application of the Low Value Personal Injury Protocol , Fixed Costs arguments in Multi Track cases and Quadar V Esure case law.
  • Possess good litigation skills to include all procedural, advocacy and practical skills

You will need to be at least 5 years' post qualification experience and the running of a Serious Injury caseload

This role will be offered on a fixed term contract basis in the region of 45-55K

If you feel you have the skills and experience please send your CV for consideration.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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29/08/2019 14:36:53
GBP 45000 45000