Defendant Personal Injury Solicitor

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Posted 30+ days ago
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£35,000 - 45,000
Private Practice
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30+ days ago
DEFENDANT PERSONAL INJURY SOLICITOR/LEGAL EXECUTIVE (FAST TRACK RTA) - NEWCASTLE THE FIRM - Award winning commercial firm and one of the largest firms in the North East - Recognised leaders in providing legal advice for large insurance providers across the UK - Noted in the Legal 500 for their work in Defendant Personal Injury, including RTA work THE ROLE - As the new Defendant Personal Injury Solicitor in the Newcastle office, you will given a mixed caseload of litigated defendant personal injury matters, specifically high volume fast track and small claim RTA cases - You will advise insurers in all aspects of indemnity, liability and quantum and deal with files throughout all stages of the litigation process from pre-issue through to Trial - You will also assist with MOJ and Approval cases as and when required THE REQUIREMENTS - The successful candidate will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive (or equivalent) with previous experience of handling a high volume of Fast Track RTA cases - Candidates will ideally have defendant experience, although claimant experience is also welcome - You will have previously handled litigated files, from inception through to Trial, and have previous experience advising on all elements of indemnity, liability and quantum - Experience of liaising with the Courts on all matters, as well as instructing Counsel is preferred - Advocacy experience would be ideal, although this is not essential THE BENEFITS - This is an opportunity to work for one of the best Defendant Personal Injury teams in the North of England, under the supervision of a noted leading individual in their field - A competitive salary is on offer, as well as well as a desirable benefits package If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us. If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. For a full list of jobs you can also visit the BCL job search page. BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.
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