• Permanent
  • Sheffield
  • 24000

Job Description: RTA Lawyer
Location: Shefield 
Salary £24,000 to £33,000 

Company Overview:
We are recruiting for a leading national law firm located on the edge of Sheffield, with a strong reputation for delivering exceptional legal services across various practice areas. As part of the companys commitment to providing comprehensive legal support to their clients, they are currently seeking a highly motivated and skilled RTA (Road Traffic Accident) Lawyer to join their dynamic team. With on-site parking facilities, attractive salary range, and a collaborative work environment, this is an excellent opportunity for a dedicated legal professional to excel in their career.

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct thorough and efficient legal research on RTA cases, including relevant legislation, case law, and precedents.
  2. Handle a caseload of RTA matters, ensuring deadlines and client expectations are met.
  3. Provide professional legal advice and guidance to clients on all aspects of RTA claims, including liability, damages, and insurance coverage.
  4. Prepare and draft legal documents, including court pleadings, witness statements, and settlement agreements.
  5. Collaborate closely with clients, medical experts, and other relevant parties to gather evidence and build a strong case.
  6. Represent clients in court proceedings, including pre-trial hearings, negotiations, and trials.
  7. Conduct negotiations and settlements with opposing parties, insurers, and third-party representatives.
  8. Stay up to date with changes in RTA law and regulations, attending training sessions and continuing professional development activities as required.
  9. Maintain accurate and up-to-date case files, ensuring confidentiality and data protection compliance.
  10. Collaborate with colleagues and other legal professionals to share knowledge, best practices, and contribute to the overall success of the firm.


  1. LLB or equivalent degree in Law; Legal Practice Course (LPC) qualification preferred.
  2. Proven experience as an RTA Lawyer, handling a caseload of RTA claims from inception to conclusion.
  3. Sound knowledge of RTA law, legislation, and case precedents.
  4. Strong analytical and research skills, with the ability to identify key legal issues and develop effective legal strategies.
  5. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to explain complex legal concepts to clients and stakeholders in a clear and concise manner.
  6. Demonstrated negotiation and advocacy skills, with the ability to effectively represent clients in court proceedings and settlement discussions.
  7. Exceptional attention to detail and organizational abilities, ensuring accuracy and efficiency in managing multiple cases.
  8. Proficiency in legal research tools and case management software.
  9. Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team environment.
  10. Adherence to professional ethics and standards of conduct.

On offer is a competitive salary within the range of £23,000 to £33,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications. The firm provides ample opportunities for professional growth, training, and career advancement. If you are a dedicated RTA Lawyer looking for a challenging and rewarding role within a prestigious national law firm, we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please submit your CV to this advert or call Rob Addy on 0114 2418030 for more details. 

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