Well-established law firm require an additional Fee Earner for their Industrial Disease department based in Pontefract.
Well-established law firm require an additional Fee Earner for their Industrial Disease department based in Pontefract. You will handle a caseload of the full range of Industrial Disease matters, including noise induced hearing loss (NIHL) claims.
Duties will include:
– Attendance on clients and others in order to take statements, obtain information.
– Drafting legal documents as appropriate.
– Arranging for filing of documents, service of documents and enforcement as appropriate.
– Undertaking advocacy where required,
– Instruction of experts and/or Counsel as appropriate,
– Preparation of bills and/or liaise with costs draftsman.
You will need:
– A minimum of 3 years experience handling own caseload of Industrial Disease cases is required,
– Experience of handling NIHL Industrial Disease cases essential,
– Excellent client care skills,
– Excellent time-management and organisational skills,
– The ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines,
– Good team working skills.
Competitive salary package including 23 days holidays plus bank holidays and company pension.
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