Personal Injury Solicitor Multi Track

  • Job Reference: 67865
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Personal Injury (Claimant), Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Psychiatric Injury Fee Earner

Our client is based in Leeds and they are looking for an experienced Multi Track Personal Injury Solicitor/Legal Executive/Experienced Paralegal to take over a caseload of Psychiatric Injury PI matters arising through issues of Stress at Work

Key Tasks (not an exhaustive list)

Managing a case load (under supervision) of complex multi-track claims for psychiatric injury arising from issues of stress at work.
Undertaking fee earning work and providing a profitable contribution to the Stress at Work Department.

Key Knowledge

  • Essential

A competent understanding of personal injury litigation.

  • Experience

Solicitor, Legal Executive or experienced Paralegal with a minimum of 2 years' experience of dealing with and handling their own case load of litigated personal injury matters.

  • Desirable

Some experience in handling Employment Law cases or knowledge of Employment Law due to cross over within the two departments.
Experience of using case management systems and time recording (ideally Proclaim).

Key Competencies

Good attention to detail.
Excellent communication and literacy skills.
Motivated to learn and progress within the Stress at Work Department.
Flexible attitude to work.
Excellent organisational skills.
Empathy and understanding of mental health.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.