Solicitor

Posted 15 October by Jigsaw Services Ltd

Personal Injury Department ranked with a 1 banding by the Chambers and a 1st Tier by The Legal 500 is offering a Personal Injury Catastrophic Solicitor the chance to work with the best

Driven by leaders in the field, held in exceptionally high regard by their clients, the team is looking to introduce the best career opportunity currently available to Solicitors with 0-3 PQE who have dealt with personal injury claims in excess of £200,000. The legal team of experts have in their pedigree many landmark cases, offering the full range of legal advice to clients involved in catastrophic personal injury. Cases are highly complex, often lasting many months if not years. The team will work on cases relating to fatal accidents, spinal injury, multiple orthopaedic traumas, including cases of utmost severity. amputations, brain and psychiatric injury.

As a Catastrophic Solicitor, you will be working with senior personnel, the highest ranked professionals in their field of practice, on a caseload mixed with high-value EL/PL and motor claims. The clients whose cases you will be managing and assisting with well-known brands in the corporate and Insurance industries. All cases under £1million will be managed independently by you, whilst over time you will be handed more responsibility and higher valued cases which will easily surpass £1million, you will be managing cases valued at £1million following a successful period of assisting senior team members on their catastrophic cases. Promotion to Associate and managing higher values cases are an almost certainty in their team. You will work on cases that involve periodical payments and indexation, care regimes and impact of statutory funding, rehabilitation management, life expectancy, mental capacity, all forms of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), including mediation, evaluation, and roundtable meetings, test litigation, selection of experts and counsel and pre-litigation assistance.

To be able to work with large composite insurers, London market insurers, EL/PL and motor insurers and corporates on their cases you will need to be a Qualified legal professional, Solicitor or CILEX with strong academics. Experience of managing claims that have settled in excess of £200,000 is prefered, EL/PL and/or motor Personal Injury is essential.

LOCATION: Central London - commute from Kent / Essex / East Sussex / West Sussex / Sussex / Surrey / Berkshire / Buckinghamshire / Hertfordshire

Key Search Words: Fee Earner / Associate / Newly Qualified / High Value / CAT PI / Catastrophic

Required skills

  • Catastrophe
  • Legal
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • High Value
  • catastrophic

Application question

Have you managed or assisted with claims that have settled in excess of £100k?

Reference: 35324277

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