EL/PL Solicitor

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Insurance

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Kathryn Wycherley

  • Contact email:

    Kathryn.Wycherley@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/548474

  • Published:

    3 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-14

  • Startdate:

    asap

We are recruiting an EL/PL solicitor to join the Employers Liability/Public Liability Large Loss team in Manchester.


The role will involve managing a caseload of defendant EL/PL large loss matters to include Cross border claims.

Key Responsibilities

* Working as part of a team specialising in EL/PL large loss matters including Cross border claims
* Handling a varied workload in accordance with client protocols and act as a point of contact for clients
* Demonstrating a level of knowledge and skill commensurate with experience
* You will support the Partners in servicing existing clients, growing new business and maintaining relationships
* Have excellent technical knowledge
* Dealing with EL/PL and complex litigation both autonomously and as part of a team approach
* Drafting of all legal documents and client advice
* Dealing with interlocutory proceedings, CMCs and client meetings
* Assisting the development of new business acquisition in conjunction with team Partners
* Maintain an awareness of the firm's strategies/plans to support the Partners in building a model team working in multiple locations
* Supporting marketing and business development activity with the team and the wider group
* Building business relationships: establishing, maintaining and using relationships to create and develop business opportunities
* Commercial thinking: understanding the commercial drivers Cross-selling and business development

Benefits

* Generous Salary, commensurate with experience
* Up to 4 Medical Insurance Plans
* Dental and Vision Insurance
* Generous holidays
* Life Insurance
* Short Term Disability Insurance
* Long Term Disability
* Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
* Discounted/Reimbursed gym membership
* Employee Assistance Program
* Work with a highly-respected Commercial Law firm

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