PROFESSIONAL INDEMNITY SOLICITOR – 1- 6 YEARS’ – NEWCASTLE / LEEDS

Job Reference: PIS/1507
Location:Leeds, Newcastle
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About the job:

OVERVIEW 
Due to expansion, an exceptional opportunity has arisen for a number of 1 – 6 years’ PQE Professional Negligence Solicitors to join a highly-regarded and future facing Professional Indemnity team in Newcastle and Leeds, with 1-2 days per week spent in the beautiful City of Edinburgh with your expenses paid. This private practice has a national spread of offices, and a prodigious reputation regionally, nationally and internationally. Their expertise and knowledge are what make this law firm stand out from the rest and what keep them ahead of the curve.

THE ROLE
When you join this firm you are joining a dynamic, rapidly expanding global law firm with a formidable reputation regionally, nationally and internationally. Their highly lauded team are market leaders and includes some big hitters of the professional negligence world and regularly acts for defendants and their insurers in claims of the highest value and complexity. Your case load will offer you a varied mix of duties appropriate to your level of technical and legal knowledge and will include

  • Advising clients on all aspects of professional liability claims from policy response, to litigation and any associated disciplinary proceedings.
  • Supporting clients through the dispute resolution process through mediation, arbitration, or if required litigation.

THE CANDIDATE 
As a successful candidate you will be a a pro-active and forward thinking litigator, with experience in Defendant Professional Negligence matters. Although the PQE level may vary, you must have a minimum of 12 months experience, ideally working for a well regarded Professional Negligence practice. Excellent academic achievement with a minimum 2:1 degree and the ability to demonstrate experience in handling your own caseload of litigated claims would be desirable.

SALARY & BENEFITS 
This role comes with an excellent remuneration and benefits package including an annual salary of £35k+. (dependent on experience). Also on offer is fantastic training and development opportunities and genuine prospects of career progression.

To register an interest in this role, please contact one of our specialists on 0161 880 0118 or send a copy of your updated CV to Josh Hudson on josh.hudson@qclegal.com

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