Serious Injuries Lawyer - Hybrid working
CRA are working in partnership with a leading Personal Injury law firm based in West Yorkshire. The firm in question are looking to grow their teams and are looking to recruit a Solicitor or Legal Executive to join their Serious Injury department.
This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the UK's leading firms who have excellent links with the motor insurance market as well as specialising in other areas of litigation too. The firm is also committed to flexible working practices and offer some fantastic benefits including a generous bonus scheme and pension scheme.
You will advise clients of the firm on their personal injuries, often arising from life changing and traumatic accidents;
The case-load will be mostly RTA based and will include often technical issues and complex quantum matters;
You will also supervise a team within the department;
You will provide the highest level of client care and ensure that a high quality service is delivered to clients at all times;
You will ensure that cases progress as efficiently and swiftly as possible; and
Work closely with the Leadership Team to ensure consistent practices throughout the firm.
You will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive, ideally with 8 years or more PQE;
You will have a proven track record of managing your own caseload of Serious Injury cases and will ideally have supervised a team;
You will have excellent litigation skills and an excellent working knowledge of the litigation and court processes;
You will be committed to the principles of client care;
Able to work independently but also as part of a team;
Competent using a case management system and the main Microsoft office packages;
Have excellent attention to detail at all times;
You will be able to deal with challenging situations and often changing circumstances;
You will have excellent organisation skills and able to work to often tight deadlines; and
You will have excellent negotiation skills and a determination to secure the best outcome for your client.
This is a great opportunity to join a leading litigation firm in the local area. Please do contact CRA should this role be of interest on 0114 241 8030 or by clicking "apply."