Senior Solicitor - Clinical Negligence

Cross Resourcing
Contract Type
Practice Area
3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
Great opportunity in Edinburgh | Clinical Negligence Solicitor | competitive salary + package

Job Description

Senior Solicitor - Clinical Negligence 

2-5 PQE


Our client, a renowned Scottish law firm, is looking for a Senior Solicitor to join their Clinical Defence team in Edinburgh.

You will join a busy team and your core responsibilities will include defending clinicians in medical negligence claims raised in the Court of Session, sheriff courts and ASPIC. You will run research, draft pleadings and participate in business development. You will also support more junior colleagues when required.

Skills and Experience

  • Solicitor qualified in Scotland with at least 2 years of clinical negligence experience 
  • Experience of Sheriff Court and Court of Session procedures
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Advocacy skills are highly desirable but not essential

What you’ll receive

  • Competitive salary
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Flexible working

What’s next?

If you are interested in this role, please apply today, or contact for more information.


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