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Job Reference: AS408

Solicitor/Associate - Defendant Insurance

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Position: Solicitor/Associate - Defendant Insurance
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

Job Description

Our clients' highly regarded Litigation and Dispute Resolution department are seeking a NQ-2 years PQE Solicitor/Associate, to join their Defendant Insurance Team based in their Birmingham office.

You will be expected to provide a high quality legal service to clients on a full range of defendant insurance matters. You will handle your own varied and interesting caseload of matters,  covering RTA, EL and PL claims, including all forms of catastrophic injury, liability, injury and motor claims. You will be expected to manage a high volume of work including some more large and complex cases. 
The successful candidate will be able to work efficiently, under minimal supervision, advising more junior members of the team where necessary.

You will need to show previous experience in a similar role dealing with contentious matters. For Newly Qualified candidates, relevant experience gained during your training contract is essential.
Ideally you will have previous experience dealing with large and complex claims, including high value catastrophic injury matters.

Excellent research, file management, communication and IT skills are also essential for this role, knowledge of case management systems would also be an advantage.

“Without Errington Legal’s knowledge of the legal market and strong relationships with local firms, I would not have been able to secure the role that I did”. Solicitor.

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact eleanor@erringtonlegal.co.uk
Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Support vacancies. As specialists we are able to offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area, excellent market knowledge, and support throughout every stage of the process (all applications are confidential).

To apply call us on 01223 803 814

Team Contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

An expert in her field, Eleanor has recruited for the legal industry for 10 years, she has recruited all levels of qualified staff for private practice clients and in house for large multinationals. She also works on a retained basis for clients that are looking to make strategic hires at senior level. Eleanor is able to offer her clients and candidates guidance from start to finish on each vaca…


The level of service which I received from Eleanor was consistently excellent. She took the time to fully understand my situation and to identify the options that would be most suitable for me. She has an excellent knowledge of the legal market in East Anglia and is highly astute. I have no hesitation in recommending Eleanor.
Paul - Corporate Solicitor , Cambridge


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