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Clinical Negligence Solicitor

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Location:
Newcastle and Tyneside
Salary:
£45,000.00 - 55,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
RH/66952

Description

CLINICAL NEGLIGENCE SOLICITOR - NEWCASTLE

THE FIRM
- International law firm and insurance heavyweights
- Top tier rankings in the Legal 500
- A large number of named Partners in Chambers UK
- Highly specialised clinical negligence teams across the UK

THE ROLE
- You will be joining a highly specialist defendant clinical negligence team based in Newcastle
- Tasked with handling an exciting caseload of pre-litigated and litigated defendant clinical negligence claims on behalf of a range of NHS Trusts and regulatory bodies
- Typical day to day responsibilities will include:
- drafting pre-action protocol letters of response, pleadings, witness statements and counter schedules
- instructing experts and counsel
- conducting negotiations and mediation of claims
- attending trials

THE REQUIREMENTS
- You will be a qualified Clinical Negligence Solicitor
- You will ideally have between 4-8 years PQE in clinical negligence
- The firm are ideally looking for a Solicitor with defendant clinical negligence experience
- Defendant personal injury and claimant clinical negligence candidates are encouraged to apply
- You must have excellent communication skills, and the ability to confidently and professionally deal with clients on a day to day basis

THE BENEFITS
- A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer
- First rate development and progression opportunities available internally

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