An excellent opportunity has arisen at Maxwell Hodge for an experienced fulltime Clinical Negligence Solicitor to join the Medical Negligence Team. The ideal candidate will have adequate experience of dealing with a varied caseload for Claimants including complex and high value matters.

The successful candidate is likely to be based at our Wirral offices.

Skills and knowledge required:

• Law Society or AvMA Panel membership preferred

• Computer literacy and keyboard skills.

• A working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook etc.

• The ability to market the company and attend networking events.

• Supervisory skills.

Principal accountabilities include:

• Provide a caring, friendly and efficient service to clients and colleagues alike in accordance with the company’s mission statement/values.

• Attend upon clients and others in person and by telephone to take instructions.

• Dictate letters and documents to facilitate the efficient use of the Solcase case management system.

• Instruct Counsel/experts and any other third parties as necessary.

• Attend conferences and meetings and record detailed file and attendance notes for the same.

• Prepare for Court hearings and arrange representation/attend hearings.

• Advise clients and keep them informed throughout the lifetime of their claim.

• Ensure compliance with professional requirements in relation to continued professional development or compulsory training.

• Supervision of less senior staff as and when required.

• Flexibility to work at any other office, as and when required.

Required experience: Solicitor, 5+ years PQE
Preferable experience: Team Leader/Managerial
Job Type: Permanent, Full-time
Hours: Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.15pm
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Applicants must possess a driving license and own transport.
Maxwell Hodge offer a target related Bonus Scheme and Company Contribution Pension Scheme.
If you are interested in joining Maxwell Hodge, please send your CV and covering letter detailing availability and desired salary to sarahboynton@maxweb.co.uk for immediate consideration.