Clinical Negligence Team Leader

Job Title: Clinical Negligence Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
REF: 845
Contact Name: Joseph Shenton
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A progressive, multi-service law firm in South Manchester is looking for an experienced clinical negligence solicitor to join their Chambers-ranked department as a team leader. Instead of running your own caseload, you will be solely focused on supervising and managing a team of fee-earners and paralegals. 

This position can be 100% home-based so is perfect for a solicitor with team-leader experience who would like to maintain the healthy work-life balance they have enjoyed during lockdown.   

Clinical Negligence Solicitor (Team Leader) – South Manchester 

The company & role  

  • A forward-thinking and ambitious firm, originally set up ten years ago by partners who previously worked together at a leading, national law firm.  

  • A Chambers-ranked and Law Society accredited clinical negligence team led by one of the Partners 

  • In this role, you will be responsible for overseeing a team of clinical negligence lawyers who will be investigating the early stages of claims and running fast-track claims 

  • The firm pride themselves on their ability to provide a bespoke service to every client and ensure each solicitor has a low caseload so that they are able to deliver this high level of service 

  • The firm have high levels of staff retention, as they support their employees to develop their careers   

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Altrincham, Sale, Hale, Timperley and Warrington 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Competitive salary 

  • Financial bonus 

  • Generous annual leave 

  • Flexible working (unlimited home working) 

  • Ongoing training and development opportunities 

The ideal candidate  

  • clinical negligence solicitor with 5 years’ PQE 

  • Someone who is used to dealing with a diverse range of clinical negligence matters 

  • Will have experience of supervising a team of up to five fee-earners and paralegals 

  • Must be able to thoroughly assess and investigate clinical negligence cases 

  • A confident and personable communicator 

How to apply for this Clinical Negligence Team Leader 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 Joseph on 03300 245 606 or email 

Joseph is a senior consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of personal injury lawyers. He works with solicitors and fee-earners at all levels matching them with personal injury firms across Manchester and the North West. If you are looking for a new personal injury job, Joseph is ready to help you find the right role. 

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