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Clinical Negligence Solicitor

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Leeds and West Yorkshire
£41,000.00 - 50,000.00
Private Practice
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Permanent role
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Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor, Leeds

This is an excellent opportunity for a clinical negligence solicitor to join a leading defendant clinical negligence team in Leeds city centre.

The Firm

· Leading team, ranked in the top tier by the Legal 500
· Proven track record in defending high value clinical negligence claims
· Modern office in Leeds city centre

The Role

· Defendant clinical negligence solicitor required to join the team in Leeds
· You will handle a challenging caseload of pre-litigated and predominantly litigated defendant clinical negligence claims
· You will work on behalf of NHS Resolution, NHS Trusts and MDU
· Tasks will include drafting letters of response, pleadings, witness statements, counter schedules and more
· You will have opportunity to get involved in business development and marketing


· You will ideally have 2 years PQE working within the field of clinical negligence, however applications from individuals with strong experience handling professional indemnity, serious/catastrophic injury matters and higher value complex personal injury work (from a defendant perspective) will be considered. You will have the drive and determination to transfer your existing skill set in to a new practice area and will be fully supported with the transition.
· Excellent client care, communication and analytical skills
· Strong academics and a good training record

The Benefits

· Generous salary
· 24 Days Holiday (increases with length of service)
· Group Personal Pension
· Private Medical Insurance & Life Assurance
· Buy and sell holidays, season ticket loans and many more
· Supportive of professional development

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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