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    Post Litigation Solicitor

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Debt Recovery
  • Location: Warrington, Cheshire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 26/02/2021
  • Job reference: 48850_1614352081

Post-Litigation (Solicitor) | Warrington

We are delighted to be recruiting for a fantastic opportunity. Our client an expanding law firm based in Warrington are recruiting for an experienced Post-Litigation (Solicitor) to join the team.

We are looking for applications from qualified Solicitors or Legal Executives that are 5 years+ PQE (and have extensive experience gained handling a full caseload of Civil Litigation matters.)

Duties

As a Post-Litigation (Solicitor) you will be working in our Litigation Department. You will be respon-sible for:

* A bulk caseload of Small Claims Track cases arising from private Parking Charge Notices;

* Assessing liability and quantum;

* Drafting Witness Statements, Replies to Defences, Applications and more complex De-fence to Counterclaims;

* Handling general file queries;

* Providing advice to Clients specifically with regards to liability and cost implications;

* Interpreting the law where relevant to specific cases;

* Preparing cases for Court;

* Undertaking mediation;

* Attending Set Aside Application hearings on more complex cases (via telephone and video conferencing);

* Working with vulnerable consumers in line with the firm's policies and procedures;

* Taking escalation calls from Post-Litigation Assistants as and when required; and

* Active involvement in the Well Care Team-dealing with vulnerable consumers

Experience

* 1 year PQE+

* Current practicing certificate with no conditions

* Debt recovery experience

* Proficiency in using Proclaim

* Basic understanding of the FCA Regulations (desirable);

* Knowledge of Anti-Money Laundering (essential); and Understanding and awareness of the General Data Protection Regulations/ Data Protection Act 2018

Benefits:

* Competitive salary

* Holiday buy back scheme

* Company incentives

* Firm progression structure those looking to build a career.

This is a really fantastic opportunity for the successful candidate to join a friendly team in a role with excellent career prospects.

If you would like to apply for this role, please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Ellie Sedgwick e.sedgwick@clayton-legal.co.uk or call 01772 259 121 for an informal discussion.

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