EL/PL Associate


Job Description

About the Company

A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen for an EL/PL Solicitor/ FILEX to join one of the biggest and most established defendant personal injury teams in the North West. The firm has an excellent reputation, a strong brand, high-quality work, and a commitment to developing their employees.

About the Role

Working as part of an established team and with an existing caseload of work to pick up, the EL/PL Solicitor/FILEX will be taking on a full range of instructions and working as part of this highly regarded team. You will have experience of litigation and a successful track record of working on fast-track files. In addition, you will have sound technical knowledge and be able to provide clear, focused advice to clients.

If you can demonstrate an ability to run your own litigated caseload of EL/PL claims and have an excellent billing record, this role could be ideal for you.
As the successful E/PL solicitor for this role, you will be involved in defendant work but candidates with claimant experience are also encouraged to apply.

You will;

  • Be a highly effective communicator
  • Be a minimum of 2 PQE
  • Possess excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Be a team player
  • Demonstrable commercial awareness
  • Previous experience of handling litigation matters

This is a new and exciting opportunity to join and lead a well-regarded and expanding claimant employers liability and public liability department.