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    Consumer law / Financial Mis-Selling - Solicitor / CLIEx

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Civil Litigation
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 04/03/2020
  • Job reference: 45080_1583321116

Fee Earner - Mis-Selling / Consumer law
Salary - DOE

My client is a specialist Law Practice based in the vibrant city of Newcastle. They are Legal 500 recognised and based in the heart of the city. They are seeking a Solicitor or CILEx to join their civil litigation team to deal with a caseload of Consumer law and Financial Mis-selling claims.

Key accountabilities:

  • Progress a caseload of Mis-selling / Consumer (pensions / solar panels) claims in an efficient and effective manner
  • Being the first point of call to advise your clients and keep them up to date
  • Review of lender and broker file of papers to assess liability
  • Review of mortgage auditor reports to assess liability and quantum
  • Liaising with the FSCS through their online portal
  • Negotiation with third parties, their insurers or solicitors to achieve the best outcomes for our clients
  • Drafting schedules of loss and Court Proceedings where appropriate
  • Liaising with Counsel and other experts
  • To adhere to and contribute to internal processes
  • Contribute to business objectives and profitability

Person Specification:

  • Strong communications skills and excellent time management.
  • Commitment to deliver excellent client and operational outcomes.
  • Proactive team player.
  • Experience of managing your own caseload is desirable
  • Litigation experience is desirable

If this is a role that sounds of interest to you, please send your CV across to Simon at Clayton Legal on the link provided or alternatively call Clayton Legal to enquire about other opportunities. Please ensure before applying you have the prerequisite experience outlined above.

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