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Fee Earner - Personal Injury

Posted 6 March by JS Legal Recruitment Ltd Ended

Fee Earner - Personal Injury

Our client a highly regarded law firm based in Cambridge, are currently recruiting for an experienced Personal Injury solicitor to work in their disease/ asbestos team.

The Role

  • To Manage a Case Load initially under supervision

  • Conduct meetings and interviews with clients

  • Assess legal issues and advise accordingly

  • Advise on costs (including the preparation of Letters of Engagement)

  • Conduct legal research

  • Draft documents and letters, and prepare and submit searches

  • Meet deadlines (utilisation of electronic diary system)

  • Complete time sheets

  • Maintain files

  • Deal with financial aspects

  • Adhere to the Firm’s administrative system and procedures

  • Keep up to date with law and practice

  • To assist in the development of new client relationships through networking, social media, events etc.

  • To maintain effective file management (in order to meet the firm’s, money laundering and SRA requirements)

    The Candidate

  • Ideally you will have 2 years plus PQE personal injury experience ,ideally in industrial disease/ asbestos
  • Ability to carry out legal research
  • Have good planning and prioritisation skills
  • The ability to work under pressure
  • Good drafting skills, attention to detail
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Good IT skills

Reference: 34613884

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