This associate level defendant personal injury vacancy is with a Top 50 UK law firm with offices throughout the UK, they are recognised as a leading legal employer and have achieved record rankings in the main legal directories over a number of consecutive years.
The role is based in Birmingham city centre and is to manage a caseload of pre and post-litigated EL/PL matters. You will provide assistance to partners and other members of the team, on behalf of insurers and other organisations, whilst also managing your own small caseload. The firm's defendant personal injury team provides expert service in defending public and employers' liability claims, particularly workplace, public sector and claims against the emergency services. They operate on a national basis with dedicated teams across their network of offices.
You will have between 0-4 PQE in defendant personal injury and this must include experience of handling EL/PL matters ideally both fast and multi-track, together with good commercial awareness of the landscape of insurance litigation in more general terms.
Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.