EL/PL Fee Earner


  • 30,000 to 40,000 DOE
  • Greater Manchester
  • Posted: 19/08/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 215281273

Job Details

EL/PL Fee Earner, 2+ PQE, Greater Manchester – A highly sought after opportunity with forward thinking, expanding firm in Greater Manchester. To apply or to register your interest, please call Lauren Harris on 0161 850 0745 and quote job ref: 1273


JOB TITLE: EL/PL Fee Earner
PQE: 2+ PQE
LOCATION: Greater Manchester
SALARY: £30,000 to £40,000 DOE

THE ROLE:
The successful EL/PL Fee Earner will be part of a small team of fee earners and be responsible for their own caseload of Fast Track matters. The caseload will consist of a varied and complex mix of Fast Track EL/PL cases with some exposure to High Value work. The appointed candidate will manage pre-litigated and litigated files therefore confidence in all aspects of litigation is essential. It is imperative that the day to day conduct of files is maintained and progressed in a timely manner, which will include:

• Undertaking discussions and negotiations and discussions with Insurers and Third Parties;
• Undertaking Court Telephone Hearings;
• Pursuing the rapid and appropriate settlement of cases and the apportionment of costs;
• Dealing with all correspondence and telephone calls;
• Providing written updates by email or letter to clients to ensure they receive up to date and accurate information regarding the progress of their case.

THE CANDIDATE:
Applications are encouraged from Fee Earners who have a minimum of 2 years' experience handling Employers' Liability and Public Liability cases. The EL/PL Fee Earner must be confident in dealing with all aspects of litigation and prior exposure to some high value matters is desirable. Applicants must have exceptional organisational and time-management skills to ensure that this firm's excellent client care standards are met.

THE FIRM:
This law firm are a niche, multi-service law firm who are a market leader in their field. Their EL/PL team are well established and down-to-earth providing an ideal environment for Fee Earner's looking to develop their career in this area of law. This firm pride themselves on being able to offer good quality work combined with a relaxed working environment.

HOW TO APPLY:
Contact Lauren Harris at eNL on 0161 850 0745 or email lauren.harris@enllegal.co.uk with your CV, or simply call for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process, we aim to respond to all applications in 7 days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale, your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

eNL is handling a number of EL/PL Fee Earner vacancies throughout the North East, North West and Yorkshire. If you are a EL/PL Fee Earner looking for a move, please call now.

eNL has a number of permanent, locum and consultant vacancies for private practice law firms, the public sector and FTSE in-house organisations, throughout England & Wales. If you are legally qualified or in a legal business support role and considering a career move, do get in touch, or go to https://www.enllegal.co.uk/enl/register-with-us to register your interest.

In addition, if you know any legal professionals that may be interested in a new role, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (T&C's apply).


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