Healthcare Litigation Solicitor

London – £55,000 - £75,000

Healthcare Litigation Solicitor- Senior and Junior roles available - London

A leading and award-winning law firm is currently seeking a Healthcare Litigation Solicitor to join their Clinical Negligence department in their London office.

Due to the rapid growth of the healthcare department, and influx of work available, the firm has a number of Healthcare Litigation roles available for junior and senior solicitors that have previous experience in defending clinical negligence claims.

The successful candidate will be expected to run a varied case-load of Clinical Negligence claims on behalf of key Clinical Negligence clients, including the NHS Resolution and the MDDUS. Duties will include (but are not limited to) the following:

Interviewing witnesses and drafting witness statements
Instruction suitable experts and counsel
Drafting reports to the NHS Resolution
Preparing for and attending trials and mediation
Negotiating settlements and attending court.

In order to progress to interview stage you must have defendant Clinical Negligence (defendant) experience at a NHSR, MPS panel firm or in-house firm.

In return, you will be joining a Top Tier law firm that prides itself on an inclusive culture, that encourages personal development and supports agile working; with market leading salaries on offer and quality work available.

Apply now for immediate consideration.

Please contact Francesca Turner, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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Francesca Turner

Recruitment Consultant
0203 846 3071

francesca@douglas-scott.co.uk

Francesca began working for Douglas Scott in 2017, joining the National Insurance team. Her role involves placing Paralegals and Solicitors into claimant and defendant Personal Injury law firms in the London area and her clients range from sole-practitioners to international Law Firms. Francesca previously worked for an insurance company as a part of the Expert Liaison team, and so, has previous knowledge within the Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury market. She graduated from the University of Lancashire after completing a Primary School Teaching degree, prior to that gaining A-Levels in Business Studies, English and Religious Studies.

"Francesca has taken the initiative to approach firms I am interested in and has always taken action promptly and efficiently. She was very helpful in the lead up to my interview and I felt able to approach her with any queries. She always considers my situation and career aspirations and as such I trust her to put me forward for appropriate roles."

NQ Healthcare Solicitor | London


Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Clinical Negligence, Defendant Personal Injury
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX
  • Salary: £55,000 - £75,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Reference: J54012

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