Personal Injury Solicitor / Associate EL/PL Manchester
Area of Practice: Defendant Insurance
Location: Manchester and Greater Manchester
Type: Private Practice
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000
Posted On: Saturday, November 20, 2021
Recruiter Name: Tony Seymour
Recruiter Telephone: 07813605881
Job Reference Number: TS/893682
Personal Injury Solicitor – defendant insurance litigation – Public Sector – EL/PL – £39,000 – £45,000 – Manchester
Personal Injury Solicitor / Associate EL/PL – Manchester
Personal Injury Solicitor EL/PL – Chance to join team specialising in high quality defendant EL/PL work. The department advises a range of insurer, corporate, public sector and third sector clients. The role is very much a chance to work on complex multi track and catastrophic work so the hiring managers are looking for exceptional candidates who want to get to grips with challenging cases.
Role and responsibilities
- Job Title: Associate
- Location: Manchester
- Salary:£39,000 – £45,000
- Reports to: Head of Department
- Previous experience: 0-3 PQE – Either EL/PL or RTA experience; strong academic record with aptitude for complex work
Complex and challenging work
The role is intending to attract candidates looking to forge a career in complex injury work, ranging from complex multi track cases of say £250,000 to Large Loss / Catastrophic work of £500,000 +. This is ‘big ticket’ litigation work. Previous experience in this area would be ideal, though the hiring managers are equally considering bright applicant who do not necessarily come from a complex personal injury background, but who want to gain experience in this area.
Relationship-building skills also important
Ideally, the department is looking for ambitious Associates with, not only the technical ability to add strength to the team, but also the soft skills to build solid relationships built on trust.
A growing team with a supportive culture
The nature of the client base makes this a unique opportunity to develop your career whilst dealing with a caseload where no one day will be the same. The team has grown considerably in size, but has an excellent supportive culture. This is a rare chance to undertake, interesting, challenging yet highly rewarding work where you will genuinely feel you have made a tangible difference.