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    Solicitor - Clinical Negligence - Cheshire

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Clinical/ Medical Negligence
  • Location: Widnes, Cheshire
  • Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
  • Date posted: 13/11/2017
  • Job reference: CMS030266'2002_1510588776

Solicitor - Clinical Negligence


Up to £40,000

The Frim

My Client an established firm based in the Cheshire area currently has a requirement for an experienced Solicitor join their Clinical Negligence department

The Role,

Dealing with a caseload of diverse and varying complexity which may include:

  • Misdiagnosis and failure to diagnose
  • Defective implants
  • Surgical claims
  • Cosmetic Surgery complaints
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Pharmaceutical Negligence

Skills and Experience

  • Appropriate levels of clinical negligence experience
  • High levels of litigation experience
  • Good knowledge of computer case management processes.
  • Good case management skills
  • Commercial focus
  • Good time management
  • Previous supervisory or management experience

Day to day

  • Performance management and supervision of solicitors, paralegals and support staff
  • Provide guidance and support to the members within the team and direct case plans.
  • Ensuring that court deadlines are met.
  • Manage caseloads numbers within the team.
  • Risks manage the litigated cases within the team.
  • Weekly reporting to the Head of Department on performance stats for the team.
  • Conduct of a reduced caseload of litigated medical negligence claims of varying value up to £100,000

The Candidate

We are looking for all levels of experience from 2-6 PQE and be able to demonstrate excellent technical knowledge and experience dealing with a broad spectrum of litigation matters. You will also be ambitious, proactive and driven to develop your both your career and the department

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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