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Scottish Qualified Personal Injury Solicitor

BBBH17344
£50000 - £60000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Hampshire Southampton

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Are you a Scottish Qualified Personal Injury Lawyer with a flair for leadership & business acumen? Hungry to work with more autonomy and take that next step in your career? Then look no further as we have a unique opportunity for you.

This firm is looking to establish an exciting new Personal Injury brand focused on cases in Scotland, with the backing of a regional heavyweight in the Personal Injury space and a busy pipeline of cases.

The Firm

This exciting new venture is backed by a Regional heavyweight firm with a huge depth of experience in establishing Personal Injury businesses, financial firepower and a network of websites generating continuous and high-volume of work with no requirement for 3rd party input.

The new firm will have a team of 100 people backing up and supporting your working effort and can offer the right candidate flexibility in how they work and focus on Fast track & Multi-track matters effecting clients from Scotland.

This firm prioritise providing exceptional legal service to clients during exceptional circumstances which follow Personal Injury events. The firm is 100% committed to claimant only work, they will only ever represent the injured or mistreated person and never the organisations.

This is a truly unique opportunity for an experienced Scottish Qualified Personal Injury Lawyer to have the autonomy to take the lead with a new brand where the opportunities for personal development are limitless.

The Role

This new firm is looking for an experienced Scottish Qualified Personal Injury Lawyer to head their Personal Injury offering with the flexibility to be based anywhere in the UK and the potential to work on a part-time basis.

Due to being the main figurehead of this new venture you will need to be a highly motivated, business-minded and ambitious lawyer who is looking to take their career to the next level. Experience of working at a Senior or Managerial level would be desirable. In return, you will find the opportunities for personal growth are boundless with the full support of a highly profitable and experienced management team behind you.

The Regional heavyweight backing this firm has an instant caseload of 35 cases to be able to pass on day one and a monthly workflow of c.90 cases a month from the Scottish area to refer on an ongoing basis so there is no requirement to have your own caseload or referring relationships. This large level of workflow is with zero marketing investment or focus on pushing for work from Scotland so there is a vast amount of opportunity to build an exciting and market-leading Scottish Personal Injury brand.

The workload will be engaging, challenging and rewarding with you representing clients who are victims of Road Traffic Accidents, Accidents at Works, Slips & Trips, Occupiers Liability and Employers Liability. You will have a platform to showcase your exceptional communication skills, superb judgement ,and confident decision-making, backed by your extensive legal knowledge and expertise whilst having the confidence in dealing with sensitive injury issues.

Experience of taking a case from trial through to post exchange is a must including, carrying out investigations, witness statement preparation, conferences ,and court hearings.

The firm is looking for a highly skilled lawyer who can combine excellent communication and client care skills along with technical expertise. In return, you will get an unparalleled opportunity for career advancement working.

The firm backing this venture can offer full back office & out of office support from their Regional base so there is no requirement for you to be based in Scotland. In addition, there is the potential for the right candidate to work on a part-time rather than full-time basis.

Requirements:

  • A Solicitor 7 years PQE with experience of Road Traffic Accidents, Work Accidents, Slips & Trips Employers Liability ,and Occupier's Liability
  • You must be Scottish Qualified
  • The hunger, dedication and ambition to build a new brand, manage and be a key figure in a new firm
  • Excellent experience and knowledge of both Fast track and Multi-Track caseloads
  • Someone who is self-sufficient and thrives in a busy working environment
  • Excellent communication and client care skills, demonstrating an ability to empathise with vulnerable clients is essential
  • Salary is market rate but there are also bonus opportunities

If you are a Scottish Qualified Fast Track and Multi-Track Personal Injury Solicitor apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.