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Professional indemnity solicitor / professional negligence solicitor 1+ PQE
Professional Indemnity Solicitor - Liverpool
Professional Indemnity Solicitor - One of our leading defendant clients is currently looking to take on a talented litigator to handle a variety of professional negligence work including claims against surveyors, architects, IFAs, brokers and other professionals. The firm is looking for ambitious candidates with proven litigation experience to work with and support two of the Partners in the team in relation to high value, complex claims as well as running their own caseload of slightly smaller matters. The role involves a high amount of client contact and the team is looking for lawyers who are capable of building strong client relationships.
- Job title: Solicitor / Legal Executive
- Location: Liverpool
- Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 (depending on experience)
- Reports to: Head of Professional Indemnity
- Previous Experience: Professional negligence / indemnity solicitors with 1 PQE +. Those with solid experience in other areas of litigation such as commercial litigation are also encouraged to apply.
The department - a leading professional indemnity team
The firm has built a recognised reputation over the years for being one of the strongest litigation practices in Liverpool. Their professional indemnity team is no exception, being regularly involved in cases involving serious breaches of duty by professionals as well as handling large multi-million-pound group litigation matters.
Skills and attributes
Ideally, our client is looking for qualified fee earners with 1 PQE +. It is recognised that professional negligence is a challenging skillset to source, so those will transferable skill sets such as commercial litigation will also be considered. Candidates should already be comfortable with drafting letters of claim and statements of case as well as liaising with Counsel where necessary.
A fantastic environment
The firm offers an environment which is friendly and supportive. You will also be learning from some of the best lawyer in this area of practice. Furthermore, the standard of internal training is exceptional, ensuring that lawyers remain at the very forefront of developments within the discipline.
This is a hugely challenging, yet rewarding role and members of the professional negligence team are encouraged to get involved in all aspects of the firm including business development. To take your career to the next level with one of the leading defendant firms in the field, don't hesitate to apply to find out more.