Kennedys is looking to recruit an Associate/CILEX to join our award winning Healthcare division, based in our Birmingham office, to work on NHS Resolution EL/PL matters. This is a great opportunity for candidates who have an interest in this area to join a highly reputable Division, ranked in the top tier for Defendant Clinical Negligence in both Chambers and Legal 500.
Our defendant only practice based in London, Cambridge and Birmingham advises the NHS Resolution, NHS Trusts and medical malpractice insurers of private hospitals, clinics and practitioners on EL/PL and clinical negligence claims. We also advise on medical insurance coverage, health law advice, and regulatory matters and represent clients at inquests and judicial review.
If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply via our careers page by clicking below.
- 4+ years’ litigation experience*
- Good knowledge of the Civil Procedure Rules
- Litigation experience within EL/PL and managing own caseload
- NHS resolution experience would be advantageous
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*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.