EL/PL Solicitor

Job ID: JR9871242103

Salary: £30000-£40000 per year

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Job Description:

James Ray Recruitment are working with a multi service law firm based in the North West. They are looking for an experienced EL/PL Solicitor to manage a caseload of fast track claims.

Key Duties:

  • Effective use of Firm’s case management system
  • Manage own case load efficiently
  • Liaise with referrers and manage their expectations in respect of quality and service
  • Take initial instructions from clients
  • Ability to vet a claim at initial stages
  • Assess funding requirements
  • Investigate liability / assessing quantum
  • Liaise with Insurers
  • Advising clients
  • Litigation work subject to experience and expertise
  • Drafting court documents where appropriate
  • Court proceedings/compliance with pre-action protocols
  • Advocacy as and when required
  • Liaison with Counsel / Instructions to Counsel
  • Negotiating settlements
  • Prepare predictive costs calculations and possibly negotiate
  • Provide assistance to team members
  • Compliance with office procedures
  • Weekly reports to Team Manager
  • Any other duties that may be required of you by the Firm from time to time
  • Training new staff entering the department as and when required.

Benefits:

  • Market Leading Salary
  • Enhanced Annual Leave
  • Discounted legal fees
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Agile Working
  • Wellbeing
  • Parking

 

Please be assured all conversation are conducted within the strictest confidence.

Unfortunately, due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, in the event that we haven’t contacted you within 10 days please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.

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To Apply For This Role:

Email your CV and cover letter to admin@jamesrayrec.com

To Apply For This Role:

Email your CV and cover letter to admin@jamesrayrec.com