Catastrophic Injury Lawyer - London

Recruiter
Location
England, London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Ref
IKJ276679
Contact
Iona Kobbekaduwe
Sector/Practice Area
Personal Injury
Contract/hours
Full time

Chadwick Nott are now recruiting for an experienced Catastrophic Injury Lawyer to join our client, a leading Insurance firm, well known for their Defendant PI practice. With a large expert team, they are often heavily involved in groundbreaking new cases and developments within Catastrophic Injury related law.

The role will involve managing a caseload of Catastrophic matters up to the value of £500,000 whilst assisting on a higher value matters. The work will consist of largely motor with some EL/PL. Day to day you will be drafting pleadings, witness statements and letters of response, conducting face to face negotiations and the mediation of claims as well as preparing counter schedules of damages in high value matters.

You will ideally have 1 - 4 years strong, relevant experience, but your drive and passion to develop your career in this area is the key factor. Our client will consider candidates coming from a Claimant background for example if you are able to demonstrate a commitment to moving into Defendant work at this stage in your career and with the experience and insights you have to date. You should also have an excellent academic record.

If you are currently working as a Catastrophic Solicitor/Legal Executive and you are perhaps frustrated with the types of files you get the chance to work on or the lack of career progression available to you in your current role, these new openings could potentially offer up a much better career option. Joining a leading law firm with all the benefits that come from that when it comes to the quality of the clients and the day to day work, the status and reputation you will have within the profession, the salary level and wide-ranging benefits you will receive is perhaps an opportunity not to be missed.

For further information or to make an application please contact Iona Kobbekaduwe at Chadwick Nott

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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