Asbestos Disease Solicitor
We are a national law firm who are committed to providing the best possible legal advice across in a wide range of specialism’s including clinical negligence, personal injury and industrial disease. Our organisation is going from strength to strength and you would be working for an organisation recommended by The Legal 500 within both PI and Clinical Negligence.
2020 Legal is a group that oversees a number of brands including Your Legal Friend and Camps Solicitors. Our company is fast-paced, technology-led and good customer service is a central focus. We’re committed to developing our employees because we recognise that our continued success is down to our most valuable assets - our people.
2020 Legal has an exciting opportunity for an Asbestos Disease Solicitor to join their team in Birkenhead.
Minimum 5 year PQE - Salary DOE
You will play a vital role in supporting an expanding Industrial Disease department. You will be responsible for working on a variety of asbestos cases and will bring with you specific experience of dealing with asbestos cases. The successful candidate will be experienced in successfully running cases through to issue of proceedings, using the RCJ specialist Asbestos lists, through to trial and/ or final settlement, with minimum supervision.
You will be able to demonstrate the ability to handle high value and complex cases, including mesothelioma and lung cancer and be proficient in drafting key documents including Schedules of Loss. It is essential that you have a sound knowledge of asbestos disease and a proven track record of decision making on files and dealing with litigated matters. You will also be able to progress the department through your ability to set up processes and coach and support other Solicitors.
As an asbestos practitioner you will also have panel membership and/or undertake networking in your area of expertise.
- Flexi-time (after passing probation)
- Contributory pension
- Cycle to Work Scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- 23.5 days’ holiday + bank holidays
- Continued L&D and membership subscriptions
If you feel that this role is right for you then please submit your CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Closing date: This vacancy will close when the right candidate has been found.