Inhouse
  • About the Firm: Direct Line is a insurance company within the United Kingdom based in Bromley, London. Founded in 1985, as the country's first direct car insurance company, it has since expanded to offer a range of general insurance products.
  • About the role: We are currently looking to recruit an in-house Fast Track Litigator to join our team in our Leeds or Croydon office on a full-time basis.
  • Looking For: Among your many attributes, we are looking to secure your previous experience of RTA & EL/PL claims handling is essential - ideally within an insurance company or a law firm environment; and your knowledge of Pre Action Protocols, CPR, Practice directions and relevant statute and case law as well as relevant regulations relating to accidents at work.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to managing a client’s claim by continually using the firm’s technical process and accurately documenting each activity that has taken place and ensuring time is recorded accurately. To manage all client work allocated in accordance with the detailed procedures and quality standards contained in the firm’s manual and client protocol.
  • And more: You will review the transferred file and assess prospects of the claim succeeding on liability and quantum taking into account any offers received pre-litigation; and ensure that all medical evidence has been correctly reviewed and valued and that all heads of claim have been identified, evidenced and documented.