Professional Negligence Solicitor


  • £45000 - £50000 per annum
  • Oxfordshire
  • Posted: 21/07/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 215284895

Job Details

Professional Negligence Solicitor, 2-5 PQE, Oxfordshire – An exciting opportunity to work as an in-house Lawyer within a law firm, handling solicitors’ professional negligence claims. To apply or to register your interest, please call Gemma Jones on 020 7183 8586 and quote Job Ref: 4895

JOB TITLE: Professional Negligence Solicitor
PQE: 2-5 years
LOCATION: Oxfordshire
SALARY: £45-55,000 DOE

THE ROLE:
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Solicitor to join the internal risk and compliance team of this leading law firm. This team is a crucial and highly regarded function within the firm and deals will all aspects of risk including those arising from professional negligence and service delivery. The team is looking to recruit a Solicitor or Legal Executive. The role involves handling claims and complaints made against the firm, reporting to and liaising with insurers, providing advice internally on practice issues such as conflicts of interest.

THE CANDIDATE:
The ideal Professional Negligence Solicitor would be currently undertaking defendant panel work for solicitor's professional indemnity insurers, or already doing so in house, being a team player with technical expertise, looking for a long term position in a sophisticated team. The firm is looking to appoint a Lawyer with circa 2-5 PQE to support the team with a variety of matters. A background in professional negligence and/or commercial litigation will be advantageous and exposure to handling claims and complaints is essential as is providing advice around risk avoidance.

THE FIRM:
You will join a leading practice where they work as one team and believe in supporting their colleagues to strengthen the firm. You will play an integral role in the team and wider firm and will be afforded opportunities for progression.

SALARY & BENEFITS:
You can expect to earn a competitive basic salary plus a whole heap of benefits to include 26 days annual holiday, BUPA medical insurance and a pension scheme with a 5% employer contribution.

HOW TO APPLY:
Contact Gemma Jones at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email gemma.jones@enllegal.co.uk with your CV, or simply call for a confidential discussion. eNL will never share your CV with a third party without your express permission. 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 Professional Negligence Solicitor vacancies throughout the London and the South East region. If you are a Professional Negligence Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion.

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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