Dunn & Baker is a progressive and forward thinking practice who are committed to providing a high level of service to all clients.
We are seeking a Personal Injury and Medical Negligence Paralegal / Trainee Fee Earner.
The successful candidate will be joining our busy Claimant Personal Injury and Medical Negligence Department to assist the team with their caseloads including high value/catastrophic cases and in time with appropriate training will also have the opportunity to run your own caseload of Personal Injury and Medical negligence cases. You will have client contact and will assist with document preparation and case management.
The team handles a wide variety of Personal Injury Claims including road traffic accidents, accidents at work and public liability claims, in respect of our medical negligence cases these include claims against Hospital Trusts, GPs, Dentists and Ambulance Trusts.
You will also be expected to assist with the Department’s business development.
You will be a Paralegal or Trainee Fee Earner with some experience in personal injury and/or medical negligence claims. Ideally you will have a technical and procedural grasp of running personal injury and/or medical negligence cases.
You will possess the following key skills and personal qualities:
IT literate with a good knowledge and high degree of competency in the use of Microsoft Word and with possible experience of a case management system and of using online portals .
Excellent organisational skills with acute attention to detail
Has strong administration with excellent verbal and written communication skills
Professional appearance and manner
Flexible and able to use own initiative and requiring limited guidance
A motivated self-starter who is a good team player
Is able to remain calm under pressure whilst working to multiple deadlines
Be interested in business development
Dunn & Baker Solicitors are offering for the right individual, excellent prospects for career development and also a competitive salary.
Dunn & Baker Solicitors are offering for the right individual excellent prospects for career development and also a competitive salary. A DBS check is required for this post. For further details or to apply for the position please contact / send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
| 1 days ago | Private Client Probate, Wills, Trusts & Charities
As a result of the continuing success of our Private Client Department we are now seeking to recruit a full time or part time Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive.
The successful candidate will have a good level of technical knowledge and experience of advising on a broad range of Private Client matters (primarily Wills, Tax Planning, Trusts, Estate Administration and Powers of Attorney).
They will also be expected to manage their own caseload and be actively involved in assisting with the Private Client department’s own marketing and development initiatives.
STEP membership and/or Solicitors for the Elderly accreditation would be advantageous.
We are able to offer a good work/life balance.
Salary will be dependent on experience.
Applications with CV please to: Simon Stevenson Thompson & Jackson Solicitors LLP 4 & 5 St. Lawrence Rd. Plymouth Devon PL4 6HR or by e-mail to email@example.com...
Due to retirement an excellent opportunity has arisen to join one of North Devon’s leading firm of Solicitors within our busy Private Client department.
We are a well-established firm with offices in Bideford, Braunton and Barnstaple. We have an excellent client base and are looking for either a Legal Executive or Solicitor to join our team.
The role will involve all aspects of Private Client work dealing with Probate, Trusts, Wills, Powers of Attorney and Deputyships.
Qualification as a STEP member or working towards that qualification will be an advantage.
Salary is negotiable depending on experience and qualification.
To apply please contact:
Telephone : 01237 427522
| 08th September 2021 | Matrimonial / Family / Children
Almy & Thomas are a busy long-established high street practice in the heart of Torquay with some 18 staff members including four directors dealing with private client, conveyancing, civil litigation and family, and various other areas of niche work.
The firm seeks to recruit a NQ or experienced family lawyer to head up the Family Department over the next 5 years with Directorship and equity buy-in anticipating succession. This is a full time position.
No publicly funded work.
Divorce, matrimonial finance, private children, cohabitees, tolata, possibly family provision.
Applications to Owen Evans, Managing Partner, Almy & Thomas, 71 Abbey Road, Torquay, Somerset, England, TQ2 5NL
| 07th September 2021 | Residential Conveyancing / Gen. Non Contentious
We are looking for additional qualified specialist fee earners to join our well-established Residential Property department at our Exeter, Okehampton and Crediton offices.
Our existing department comprises of 15 practitioners across our 6 offices. They enjoy varied caseloads across the whole range of property work including sales and purchases of freehold and leasehold properties including flats and shared ownership, equity release mortgages and re-mortgages, first registrations and new builds.
We have positions to offer to the right candidates which would suit:
Experienced fee earners with a solid Residential Property Background looking to take their career to the next level; and
Highly experienced Residential Property specialists looking for a role which may include supervision or mentoring.
All members of the team are expected to participate in developing and marketing the firm’s Property Services and so we are looking for candidates with a proactive approach who wish to be part of a thriving team.
Excellent interpersonal and time management skills and proficient IT skills are essential, and experience of practice management systems is preferred.
Full-time posts are envisaged however part time positions may be available for the right candidates.
Gilbert Stephens LLP offers a full range of legal services to both individuals and businesses from its 6 offices in Exeter, Budleigh Salterton, Crediton, Okehampton, Ottery St Mary and Sidmouth. Our lawyers work closely with a team of Independent Financial Advisors from Gilbert Stephens Financial Services Ltd. Further details of the firm can be found at www.gilbertstephens.co.uk
Please send detail of your relevant background, experience and qualifications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more details contact:
Gilbert Stephens LLP Solicitors 15-17 Southernhay East Exeter EX1 1QE
Tel: 01392 424242...