Professional Negligence Solicitor

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Posted 11 days ago
Contract Type:
£40,000 - 60,000
Area of Law:
Private Practice
Reference Number:
7th July 2019
PROFESSIONAL NEGLIGENCE SOLICITOR - NEWCASTLE - Various PQE levels considered THE FIRM - Global law firm offering full commercial services - Recognised across a number of practice areas in the Legal 500, including professional negligence - The home to the largest and most well regarded professional negligence teams in the UK - The team advises both insurers and professional "insured" businesses on the complex commercial litigation which arises from alleged professional negligence THE ROLE - Due to a significant increase in work volume, this highly regarded team are looking for a number of Professional Negligence Solicitors or Legal Executives to join its Newcastle office, with 1-2 days per week spent in the beautiful City of Edinburgh with your expenses paid (only an hour and a half away from Newcastle) - The team supports and defends a wide range of insurers and professionals across a variety of disciplines including Solicitors and Construction professionals - You will be advising clients on all aspects of professional liability claims from policy response, to litigation and any associated disciplinary proceedings - You will be supporting clients through the dispute resolution process through mediation, arbitration, or if required litigation. You will also offer representation in front of regulators where required THE REQUIREMENTS - You must be a bright, ambitious litigator, with experience in Defendant Professional Negligence matters - PQE level may vary, but you must have a minimum of 12 months experience, ideally working for a well regarded Professional Negligence practice - Travel to the Edinburgh office may be required 1-2 days per week, where your expenses will be paid. You may also work one day from home - Both permanent and fixed term contract appointments are available THE BENEFITS - Competitive salary and benefits package - Home working is available - This opportunity is open to candidates looking for permanent or fixed term contract roles 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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