Role: Solicitor
Location: London

Job Type: Full-time; Permanent

The Role

We are searching for a highly experienced Solicitor to consult on legal cases for our firm. You will assist the Director/Supervising Solicitor of the Legal Advice Centre with the delivery of advice sessions, and you will advise clients on housing and contract matters.

Key responsibilities:

  • Take instructions from clients and give legal advice
  • Opportunity to manage own caseload, while also assisting the partners and senior team members on high value cases
  • Review cases and other relevant matters with the supervisor to ensure quality legal advice is provided

Person specification:

  • Good commercial awareness, and the confidence and willingness to actively engage in business development to continue to build the team’s profile
  • Current Practising Certificate
  • Be able to operate independently and as part of a team to deliver the best outcomes for our seriously injured clients.
  • Ambition, energy and enthusiasm for Personal Injury Law

Desirable skills / expertise:

  • High integrity
  • Emotional intelligence and strong interpersonal skills: consistently calm, approachable, supportive, positive, reliable and tactful
  • Excellent technical skills and employment law knowledge, with a proven ability to present alternatives and propose solutions
  • High credibility with an ability to establish respect, trust and influence quickly at all business levels
  • Excellent independent judgement with an objective, confident and pragmatic approach to decision-making