Clinical Negligence Associate, Central London, 5+ PQE – Our leading client are looking for a Senior Associate to join their team on a 6 month Fixed Term Contract. Call us now on 020 7183 8586.
JOB TITLE: Clinical Negligence Associate
PQE REQUIRED: 5+
Our Top 100 law firm are seeking a Clinical Negligence Associate to join their busy team, you will work independently and run a substantial and complex Clinical Negligence caseload. You will work as part of a team, advising the firm’s clients on complex matters, showing in depth knowledge of liability and causation arguments with a good understanding of medical issues. In addition, you will have a sound and in-depth knowledge of quantum issues including drafting own schedules of loss in Excel. As a Clinical Negligence Associate you will have experience of resolving numerous cases by negotiation and at trial and thereafter working through costs recovery process. You will be able to delegate and provide guidance to junior members of the team.
The appointed Associate will have gained a minimum of 5 years PQE and be able to demonstrate a strong understanding of the Litigation procedure. You will have gained experience working within a top 200 law firm and will have worked previously as a locum or on fixed term contract assignments. You will have the ability to hit the ground running an pick up on an existing caseload. You will be consistent in showing a strong understanding of client confidentiality and compliance issues, including money laundering checks. With a good understanding of the need for good risk assessment and risk management, and participation in a risk assessment procedure.
You will be joining a top 100 law frim who’s values include teamwork and respect. This firm are based Centrally in London and is recognised internationally and would be an exceptional addition to your CV.
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