Job Title: Asbestos Lawyer
Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
Salary: £65,000 – £84,000 per annum, plus bonus
About the Company: We are a well-established and highly respected law firm specializing in asbestos-related cases. The team of dedicated professionals is committed to representing clients who have been affected by asbestos exposure, ensuring they receive the compensation they deserve. They are currently seeking a skilled and experienced Asbestos Lawyer to join the Manchester office.
- Build and maintain strong relationships with clients affected by asbestos-related diseases.
- Communicate effectively and empathetically with clients to understand their concerns and needs.
- Provide expert legal advice and representation to clients in a clear and concise manner.
- Manage a diverse caseload of asbestos-related claims, including mesothelioma, asbestosis, and lung cancer cases.
- Conduct thorough investigations and gather necessary evidence to support clients’ claims.
- Draft legal documents, such as pleadings, motions, and briefs, in a timely and accurate manner.
Negotiation and Litigation:
- Represent clients in negotiations, mediations, and arbitrations to resolve disputes and achieve favorable outcomes.
- Prepare and present cases for trial, advocating zealously on behalf of clients.
- Stay up-to-date with changes in asbestos-related laws and regulations to ensure clients receive the best possible representation.
Collaboration and Teamwork:
- Collaborate effectively with colleagues, including paralegals, legal assistants, and other lawyers, to ensure efficient case management.
- Participate in internal meetings and contribute to the firm’s ongoing development and growth.
- Mentor and train junior lawyers and support staff to enhance their skills and knowledge in asbestos-related cases.
- Participate in marketing and networking events to raise the firm’s profile and attract new clients.
- Contribute to the development and implementation of marketing strategies targeting asbestos-related cases.
- Maintain relationships with medical professionals, trade unions, and other referral sources to grow the firm’s client base.
Qualifications and Skills:
- Qualified solicitor or barrister in the United Kingdom, with a minimum of 4 years of post-qualification experience.
- Proven experience in handling asbestos-related claims, including mesothelioma, asbestosis, and lung cancer cases.
- Excellent negotiation and advocacy skills, with a proven track record of achieving favorable outcomes for clients.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to empathize with clients and build lasting relationships.
- Highly organized and detail-oriented, with the ability to manage a diverse caseload efficiently.
- Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team environment.
- Commitment to staying current with developments in asbestos-related laws and regulations.
How to Apply:
To apply for this position, please submit your CV to this advert or Contact Rob addy on 0114 2418030 for more information.