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    Senior Solicitor - Personal Injury - West Yorkshire

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Personal Injury (RTA/ EL/ PL/ OL/ CICA)
  • Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 05/04/2018
  • Job reference: CMS032044'2002_1522943977

Senior Solicitor - Personal Injury

West Yorkshire

Competitive Salary and Benefits

My client who is a well respected and established law firm based in the heart of Leeds city centre with offices throughout the region as well as Manchester are currently looking for a Senior Solicitor to join their already established Personal Injury team. The Role will be based in their Wakefield office.

The Role;

As a senior Solicitor you will be responsible for dealing with a caseload of litigated EL/PL cases as well as helping the development of the department via marketing and networking skills. Keys tasks will consist of;

  • See clients, take instructions and advise
  • Prepare and deal with cases from inception to conclusion including full responsibility for those matters allocated to you
  • Maintain your files in a neat and orderly fashion and to conclude the billing of matters which you have handled
  • Maintain an accurate daily time record of your work to ensure the accurate billing of matters you are involved in
  • To be familiar with all rules relating to the Professional conduct of solicitors
  • Assist in the administration of the department, including some supervision of other staff members.

The Candidate;

As a Senior Solicitor you will have at least 10 years PQE, you will have litigation experience as well as conducting a caseload of varying complexity. You will have excellent communication skills both oral and written. As a Senior Solicitor in the team you will be involved in mentoring junior staff so supervisory experience would be beneficial.

A competitive salary and benefits package is available for the right person.

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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