Private Practice

Solicitor or Legal Executive - Claims

Solicitor or Legal Executive - Claims

  • About the Firm: Weightmans is a Top 45 law firm with offices throughout the UK. Having been recognised as the leading legal employer at the annual Britain's Top Employers awards and achieved record rankings in Chambers UK 2017, we are immensely proud of the work we carry out for our clients and the culture we provide to our people.
  • About the role: Our Liverpool office is seeking to recruit a claims Solicitor or Legal Executive to effectively manage a litigated caseload of claims from local authority and insurance clients and to provide support to the national team in the form of assisting in the preparation of witness statements, preparing witnesses for trial, attending conferences with counsel and attending trial.
  • Looking For: Among your many attributes, we are looking to secure your experience of defending litigated claims, preferably claims against public authorities; and your experience of handling/assisting on social services cases/abuse claims is preferred.
  • Opportunities: You will be afforded the opportunity to specialise in acting on behalf of various local authorities, claims handlers and insurers, protecting their interests; to assist on/handle social services cases/abuse claims; to manage a caseload of litigated claims and to assist the team manager and other team members with their cases, client development, client training, networking and potentially public speaking where required.
  • And more: Your excellent skills sets will include: organisation; time management; communication and IT.

Weightmans

Weightmans is an award-winning UK law firm, employing more than 1,300 people. It is committed to creating a friendly and inspiring working environment.

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