Personal Injury Solicitor Manchester
Area of Practice: Defendant Insurance
Location: Manchester and Greater Manchester
Type: Private Practice
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000
Posted On: Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Recruiter Name: Tony Seymour
Recruiter Telephone: 07813 605 881
Job Reference Number: TS/893658
Multi track EL/PL up to £100K (RTA experience also considered) and assisting on catastrophic matters – Manchester – 0-4 PQE+ £40,000 – £44,000
RTA SOLICITOR MULTI TRACK – MANCHESTER
Personal Injury Solicitor Manchester – This role offers a varied litigated caseload of multi track, catastrophic / large loss RTA and EL/PL matters. Candidates should have strong academics and be able to demonstrate EL/PL experience, though general EL/PL and RTA experience will also be considered provided from a defendant background. Your general caseload will be up to £100K / £150K, however you will also assist on higher value matters of up to £1m and beyond.
SUMMARY / INTRODUCTION
- Job Title: Solicitor / Associate
- Location: Manchester
- Salary: £40,000 – £44,000
- Reports to: Partner
- Expertise: Strong academic background. Ideally multi track and / or large loss, though general litigated fast track and multi track RTA and EL/PL will be considered, provided coupled with strong academics and defendant background. General caseload will be up to £100K / £150K, but will assist on catastrophic matters also.
MULTI TRACK WORK UP TO AROUND £150K
As an Associate within the team, you will work directly with a number of key clients of the firm.
Ideally, the department is looking for solicitors who can hit the ground running and are capable of running with a given caseload of multi track matters up to £150K. It should be stressed all fee earners benefit from a high degree of support, though the hiring manager does want to attract a confident associate, ideally from a defendant background with sufficient technical proficiency to enable them to pick up a busy caseload.
GENUINE CLIENT CONTACT AND QUALITY WORK
One of the key elements of the role is that it offers genuine client contact. Therefore, all applicants need to be comfortable building rapport and relationships. The client base is a mix of household named insurers as well as corporates, which include large national businesses.
Candidates need to be able to deliver cogent, practical advice in a confident manner whether on the phone or in person. With that in mind, the team is looking for people who not only have the right experience, but who come across in the right way.