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Costs Litigator

• Handling own caseload of cradle to grave cost matters
• Negotiating settlement of costs in litigated and non-litigated claimant personal injury cases
• Advising fee earners regarding costs disputes and assisting with their own negotiations
• Preparation of summary assessment schedules, breakdowns of costs at case conclusion and formal bills where detailed assessment or Part 8 proceedings are required.
• Drafting replies to Points of Dispute
• Drafting Budgets
• Advocacy / attending CCMC’s.
• Budget Revision Work
• Supporting more junior team members

Salary: £30000 - 
50000
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Costs Draftsperson

• Supporting costs case handlers with a full range of drafting requirements.
• Drafting formal bills for Detailed Assessment
• Drafting N260 statements of costs
• Preparing risk assessments
• Assisting with drafting Budgets

Salary: £30000 - 
50000
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Cosmetic Claims Lawyer

Person Specification

• Experience with complex cosmetic negligence cases including breast surgery, rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty, labiaplasty, liposuction, and laser treatments is desirable.
• Previous exposure to providing client advice, instructing experts, analysing reports and valuations advantageous.
• Experience with initial client inception (including risk assessments, setting up the file and relevant paperwork is required.
• Ideally you will have drafted particulars for service, prepared quantum evidence, schedules of loss, instructed counsel, drafted witness statement and replies.
• Proven billing track record of handling a litigated caseload.
• A focus on advancing cases to and through litigation to achieve the best possible outcome for our clients.
• Knowledge of the civil procedure rules, precedent, trends in litigation, and an ability and willingness to utilise the same to achieve the best possible outcome for our clients.
• Demonstrable experience of dealing with litigated files from inception, through applications and challenges, to trial / disposal hearing.
• Knowledge of Proclaim case management system.

Salary: £35000 - 
50000
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Occupiers Liability and Public Liability Solicitor

James Ray Recruitment are recruiting for a top 100 firm looking for an experienced lawyer to join their OL/PL department. They would expect the successful candidates to be either one year plus PQE/Cilex or alternatively qualified by experience. Tenacity, ability, and enthusiasm are more important than qualification. The role will be to manage your own caseload of predominately pre and post issue fast track OL/PL cases.
They have high quality non-CMC sources for all our work, ensuring that our lawyers only deal with genuine cases.
For candidates they offer strong supervision channels, excellent training including away days, chance to join a highly ambitious and growing firm.

Salary: £35000 - 
60000
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RTA Team Leader

James Ray Recruitment are working with a Top 100 law firm currently looking for an experienced RTA litigator and Team Leader. This role will be to join their Road Traffic Accidents department, managing a caseload while supervising 3/5 junior fee earners. You will have access to both secretarial and paralegal support to help you maximise your fee earning.
The caseload will be from cradle to grave and you will deal with all stages from portal to trial. Therefore, you must be an experienced RTA Litigator (4 years plus,) who really knows the entire process. Cases will be majority fast track but there will also be some multi track work from high quality non-CMC sources.
They are looking for a pragmatic and tenacious individual, who has a keen eye for detail but is always aware of the larger picture. A keen litigator who can lead their team from the front.

Salary: £33000 - 
40000
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Employers Liability and Public Liability Solicitor

James Ray Recruitment are recruiting on behalf of an award winning firm who are ranked in the Top 200 law firms in the UK and are also Legal 500 recognised. Due to their continued growth and expansion, they’re looking for experienced lawyer Employers Liability department.

The firm would expect the successful candidates to be qualified or alternatively qualified by experience. Tenacity, ability and enthusiasm are more important than qualification. The role will be to manage your own caseload of predominately pre and post issue fast track and multi track EL and PL claims.

For candidates the firm offers strong supervision channels, excellent training including away days, chance to join a highly ambitious and growing firm. They have high quality non-CMC work and a positive working environment

Salary: £33000 - 
60000
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Medical Negligence Solicitor

• Opportunity for junior lawyers to progress their careers and for experienced lawyers to handle more serious cases or explore partnership opportunities.
• Handling self-generated work, including cases from fast track to specialized Birth Injury Unit cases.
• Work with the Chief Assessor for the Law Society Clinical Negligence panel, leading our specialist Birth Injury Unit.
• Attend mediations, hearings, and trials on behalf of clients.
• Collaborate with internal teams, including paralegals and support staff, for case management.

Salary: £33000 - 
60000
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Serious Injury Solicitor

Qualified Solicitor, FILEX or Fee Earner with a minimum of 5 years experience
Experience of running cases in the High Court is essential
Proven track record of managing a Serious Injury caseload (multi track matters)
The ability to work with challenging situations and complex caseloads whilst remaining professional
Previously used a Case Management system
Be an approachable and honest client focussed individual

Salary: £40000 - 
70000
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