Senior Industrial Disease Solicitor

Manchester – £40,000 - £52,000

Senior Industrial Disease Solicitor

A Senior Industrial Disease Solicitor or Legal Executive is wanted for an excellent opportunity with a Top 100 law firm based in Manchester. Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

My client is an award winning, Defendant law firm with an enviable reputation in the market. Working for this forward thinking firm there is a pleasant working environment, excellent benefits along with opportunities for progression and development.

Due to continued growth and expansion they are looking to recruit a Solicitor or Legal Executive to supervise a team, alongside managing a small caseload of Complex Disease files.

You will handle your own caseload of Defendant Disease cases which will include a range of disease types (NIHL, HAVs, WRULD and RSI), with the assistance of assistant fee earners. You will work towards achieving operational and financial performance, whilst actively driving, developing and supervising a team.

To be successful for this role you must have experience working on a range of different Disease cases including both fast and multi track and preferably have supervisory/management experience. We are ideally looking for Solicitors or Legal Executives, however suitably experienced non qualified fee earners will also be considered.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading UK law firm with a market leading salary and benefits package on offer.

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

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Nina Rushton

Associate Business Unit Director
0161 233 6360

Nina joined Douglas Scott in 2011 bringing previous legal experience having worked as a Conveyancing Assistant. Nina currently covers the North-West area focussing on the Personal Injury market. She works with several leading clients and covers the recruitment of Solicitors, Fee Earners, Paralegals, and Legal Assistants. Nina was promoted to Business Unit Director in 2018, given her level of experience and specialist knowledge of the PI sector. Nina has a BA in History from the University of Leeds and is also an accomplished dancer, performing in various dance shows including one in Disneyland Paris. 

"Nina is very nice and approachable. She has a genuine interest for the candidate. In the past I was very disappointed with recruiters! I am very happy I used Douglas Scott regardless of the outcome."

PI Legal Assistant | Liverpool

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Industrial Disease
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX
  • Salary: £40,000 - £52,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Manchester
  • Reference: NR5698773

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