Clinical Negligence Solicitor

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Service Care Legal are currently recruiting for a NHS Trust based in the East Midlands, who are seeking a Clinical Negligence Solicitor to join their busy department on a contract basis. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain a hands on experience in working with complex cases through to completion.

The key responsibilities of the role include:

*To manage a caseload of Clinical Negligence Claims, Employer and Public Liability Claims and Coroners’s Inquests
*To conduct preliminary investigations obtaining statements/reports and advice from consultants and/or other relevant staff
*To maintain an accurate database of all clinical negligence and personal injury claims within the Trust
*To prepare draft reports and witness statements for clinicians and other staff for submission to the Coroner

The success applicant will have to meet the following criteria:

*A qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with at least 2 years’ PQE
*Understanding of the law relating to Coroner’s Inquests and clinical negligence claims
*Experience of NHS Claims management, including high value clinical negligence claims and complex Coroner’s Inquests
*A strong team player with ability to supervise more junior members of staff

If this sounds like an opportunity of interest, please feel free to reach out to Lloyd Stanley on (phone number removed), or email (url removed). We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250