Child Abuse Team Lawyer Vacancy
Job Ref: 8169/PTP
Contact Name: Vanessa Payne
Contact Tel: 01252 761444
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
In addition to providing a full range of services to regional clients, the firm has particular strengths in certain niche areas where it services clients both regionally and nationally and has been recognised for its expertise in these areas by a number of awards.
The firm’s growing reputation has led to a strong growth in historic and child abuse claims for their team. They therefore have a vacancy for an experienced lawyer to assist with a growing case load in an interesting and challenging niche area of law. The candidate’s role will involve working in the abuse team assisting the head of team, and supervising and working with other fee earners and running a caseload, much of which is subject to court proceedings. Previous experience in abuse claims is preferred, although candidates with strong experience in personal injury claims may also be suitable. The role will be best suited to applicants with considerable technical ability and experience in litigious (High Court and County Court) matters; with good client management; organisational and time management abilities. A sound working knowledge of the Civil Procedure Rules is also essential. In addition to the above, the ideal candidates will have a strong academic and legal background, be able to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment. They will also need to be excellent team players, capable of hitting the ground running, and be keen to develop themselves and the team, and to make their mark in this up-and-coming business.
Candidates must be 3 + years qualified as solicitor or legal executive.
The firm offers genuine scope for career progression and competitive salaries, which are negotiable and dependent on experience.