Catastrophic Injury Solicitor (2-4 PQE)

Job Title: Catastrophic Injury Solicitor (2-4 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
REF: 2023
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email:

One of the country’s most well-renowned Court of Protection and Private Client specialists are looking for a Catastrophic Injury Solicitor to join their Expert Witness team. 

In this role, you will be working within the firm’s Litigation Support/ Expert Witness team and will proactively assist with expert witness statements in catastrophic injury cases. 

The firm are very flexible in their approach and are open to considering candidates who would like to work fully remotely.  

Catastrophic Injury Solicitor – Manchester / Remote 

The company & role  

  • A leading Court of Protection and Private Client boutique in Manchester city centre 

  • The firm have won numerous accolades and were recently named Medium Law Firm of the Year at the Manchester Legal Awards  

  • The team undertake a significant amount of contested, high-value work including cases with jurisdictional issues and financial abuse investigation work  

  • As a result of the firm’s fantastic internal training programme, you will have excellent opportunities for learning and development  

  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Warrington, Lancashire and High Peak  

 Added extras and benefits  

  • Flexible working (a mixture of office and home working)  

  • 25 days holiday  

  • Subsidised gym membership  

  • Contributory pension scheme  

  • Attendance bonus scheme  

  • Private healthcare  

  • Annual bonus  

  • Life insurance at 3x salary  

The ideal candidate  

  • A proactive Catastrophic Injury Solicitor or Court of Protection Solicitor with 2+ PQE 

  • Will have a background in working with individuals and families who have suffered a catastrophic injury such as serious brain injury or spinal injury 

  • Will have experience of assisting with the drafting of expert witness statements for multi-track cases 

  • Someone with an empathetic, personable, calm and caring nature and excellent client care and communication skills 

  • Will be well-organised and be able to manage their time well 

How to apply for this Catastrophic Injury Solicitor role  

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.  

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Kelly on 03300 245 606 or email

Kelly is a Principal Consultant at Realm and works exclusively within private client, contentious probate and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes across the North West and Yorkshire, from private client boutiques to multi-service national firms. Kelly’s in-depth market knowledge and contacts enable her to match private client solicitors with the right firms and roles for them. 

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