Multi Track and Clinical Negligence Solicitor

A rare opportunity in Newcastle for a skilled litigator to join a respected and successful law firm handling a dual caseload of multi track personal injury EL / PL and clinical negligence matters.

The role will pretty much be a 50/50 split of work, good quality work with excellent success rate and in turn generating a high fee income record.

Some of the cases have included cauda equina, missed diagnosis, prescribing wrong medication, clips/suture not removed at surgery leading to further issues.  The cases are hugely varied and on occasions some have had a value up to £850k.  

Its likely the successful individual will be no less than 5pqe + and have a proven track record of handling a claimant clinical negligence work as the appointed person will be the main specialist for this kind of work within the department. 

Its likely the clinical negligence work will increase and the PI element be redirected to another fee earner.

There is a supervisory element for the PI work if indeed that was needed.

The firm have excellent systems and support in place and have superb staff retention. 

A competitive package made up of salary and generous bonus scheme.

Expires On : Oct 18, 2018
Reference : jm/4958
Contract Type : Permanent
Salary : £40,000 to £60,000
Location : Newcastle upon Tyne
Position : Solicitors/Lawyer
Sector : Private Practice
Experience : 4 PQE
5 PQE
6 PQE
7 PQE
8 PQE
Point of contact : Jillian McKenzie
Email : jillian@jdilegal.com

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