Personal Injury RTA Lawyer

Organisation
Thomson Legal
Reference
TLRC560
Contract Type
Full-Time
Practice Area
Civil Court Litigation, Litigation, Personal Injury
Location
Glasgow
Salary
£Competitive + Benefits
PQE
0-2 yrs, 3 -4 yrs
Highly successful specialist personal injury firm are looking to hire an additional lawyer with circa 2 years PQE to focus on Personal Injury RTA matters. This role will be based in Glasgow.

Job Description

Highly successful specialist personal injury firm are looking to hire an additional lawyer with circa 2 years PQE to focus on Personal Injury RTA matters. This role will be based in Glasgow. 

Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing a caseload of personal injury matters (litigated and non-litigated) involving complex issues of liability, causation, quantum and credit hire. 
  • Accurately recording time spent on each case on the firm’s Case Management System.
  • Assisting paralegals and more junior members of staff in the RTA department with the management of their caseload.
  • Court appearances in ASPIC and local Sheriff Courts and liaising with and assisting Counsel in Court of Session cases. 
  • Achieving set KPIs in terms of income generation, settled cases and litigation rates.
  • Using the Case Management System effectively in accordance with agreed procedures to ensure cases are proactively managed.

Candidate Requirements:

  • 2 years + PQE with a focus on PI Claims.
  • Have experience dealing with PI Protocol, RTA liability disputes, Simple Procedure and Ordinary Cause Procedure. 
  • A willingness to keep up to date with legal developments in these areas. 
  • A strong focus on client care, good interpersonal skills and be able to demonstrate sound negotiation skills.

On Offer:

A competitive salary and benefits package. 

To Apply:

For a confidential discussion or to apply, please contact:

David Thomson, Director

Glasgow: 0141 244 0260

Email: david@thomsonlrc.com