EL/PL Litigator

Location Sheffield
Discipline: Legal
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££30000 - £42000 per annum
Contact name: Robert Addy

Contact email: robert.addy@craconsultants.com
Job ref: BBBH13291_1674132144
Published: 12 days ago
EL/PL Litigator , Sheffield £30,000 to £42,000 plus benefits

My client, a leading regional law firm, is looking to recruit an EL/PL Litigator to join their team in Sheffield. This firm has an excellent reputation for the litigation work that they provide to their clients, being a leading firm for Personal Injury law in the local area.

The Role

* In this role you will advise clients of the firm on mainly EL/PL Personal Injury law matters;
* Meeting with clients of the firm and advising them on their case from inception to conclusion;
* Representing clients at legal meetings, conferences and representation at court when required;
* Drafting all necessary legal documentation and negotiating on behalf of your client;
* Liaising with third party intermediaries such as barristers and witnesses to help reach a solution for your client;
* Utilising the case management system to ensure that your client's case is tracked and managed correctly and following billing procedures when necessary; and
* Performing legal research duties when necessary and ensuring that you are up to date with the most recent and relevant caselaw and legislation.

The Person

* Ideally you will have previous experience as an EL/PL Litigator in a busy legal department;
* You will have excellent interpersonal skills and be committed to providing the highest level of client care at all times;
* You will be a professional candidate and have excellent negotiation, drafting and advocacy skills;
* You will be able to work in an often time sensitive environment with a busy caseload and often tight deadlines;
* You will be able to work independently and as part of a team;
* You will be committed to developing yourself professionally and be willing to attend business development and marketing events on behalf of the firm too.

This is a great opportunity to join a leading Personal Injury firm in the Sheffield area. Please call CRA Legal on 0114 241 8030 if you would like to know more about this role.

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