Clinical Negligence Lawyer

Location Birmingham
Discipline: Legal
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££40000 - £55000 per annum
Contact name: Robert Addy

Contact email: robert.addy@craconsultants.com
Job ref: BBBH14774_1668083893
Published: 18 days ago

Our client, a leading national law firm, are looking to recruit a Clinical Negligence Lawyer to join them in their Birmingham office. This is a permanent, full time vacancy. This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UK's leading firms which has been recognised by many legal directories, including the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.

The Role:

In this role you will advise clients of the firm on a wide range of clinical negligence cases, from inception to conclusion.

The Person:

Ideally, you will have:

  • Previous experience of running your own clinical negligence cases and a good level of understanding what is involved when handling multi-track cases and the costs and litigation involved;
  • Ideally at least 2 years PQE;
  • Experience as a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister;
  • Excellent client care skills and the ability to empathise with clients;
  • Experience of litigating cases successfully;
  • The ability to work independently and also work successfully as a team;
  • The drive and confidence to attend business development and marketing events on behalf of the firm;
  • Excellent communication skills, including excellent advocacy and drafting skills;
  • The ability to prioritise and work to deadlines;
  • Good file management skills and experience of using most Microsoft Office packages and electronic case management systems; and
  • The ability to work in a busy and often time sensitive working environment.

Please do contact CRA Consulting should this role be of interest. The firm in question offer a competitive salary (plus car allowance) and benefits package including an enhanced pension scheme, hybrid working, annual travel and parking loans, a cycle to work scheme and sports/social club benefits, life assurance 4x annual salary, income protection insurance and additional 5 days paid leave in December.

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