Local Authority Associate Solicitor.
This Legal 100 national law firm is on an upwards trajectory and is seeking to recruit a Local Authority Associate Solicitor to join their Local Authority team in the Liability Division, based at their central Sheffield office.
The role involves handling a caseload of EL/PL and abuse claims, as well as assisting senior members of the team in relation to both fast-track and multi-track matters. The role will include court attendance, document consideration, document drafting, client contact, and conducting proactive litigation.
The team’s clients are predominantly local authorities and insurers/claims handlers. You will be expected to handle EL/PL and abuse claims.
You will be working for large fleets and self-insurers, local authorities and public authorities, and claims handlers and Third Party Assistors.
Cases will include Catastrophic Claims, General Liability, Motor Liability, EL/PL, and some motor criminal/inquest work.
You will be able to run your own caseload with minimal supervision and ideally have Defendant PI experience, however, those from a Claimant background will also be considered. You will ideally have 1-3 years' PQE, but candidates outside of this will still be considered.
This firm is fresh thinking and develops careers in an innovative and collaborative global environment, with a variety of training opportunities available.
In addition to a highly competitive salary, you will be entitled to an outstanding benefits package to include life assurance, 25 days holiday, private medical insurance, permanent health insurance, employer pension and more.
Please apply via the link or contact Rachael Atherton for more information regarding this Local Authority Associate Solicitor role based in Sheffield. 0113 254 9296.
For more information about this role and to apply, please contact Rachael Atherton at G2 Legal on 0113 254 9296 or forward an up to date copy of your CV.