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    Defendant Personal Injury Lawyer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Personal Injury (RTA/ EL/ PL/ OL/ CICA)
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
  • Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
  • Date posted: 12/06/2019
  • Job reference: 38274_1560323678

Defendant Personal Injury


Salary Dependant on Experience

My client has been rated as one of the best in the North of England by the Legal 500, they are also chambers ranked. They have a rare and unique opening to recruit for an experienced Defendant Personal Injury Lawyer.

The Role:

Primarily, you will be handling a mixed litigated caseload, predominantly Fast Track and Small Claim cases on the basis that as and when required they will also assist with MOJ and Approval cases.

The candidate:

You will have an established track record of handling a high volume of Fast Track RTA cases. You will be experienced in handling litigated cases, competent in advising insurers in all aspects of indemnity, liability and quantum and be familiar with all stages of the litigation process from pre-issue through to Trial as necessary. You should have experience of liaising with the Courts for procedural purposes including ad-hoc applications and should be proficient in the clear and concise instruction of Counsel. You will be required to undertake some business development.

In return they offer a competitive salary dependent on experience, a great benefit package as well as realistic opportunities for development and progression.

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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