Defendant Asbestos Solicitor

Job Title: Defendant Asbestos Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
REF: 1880
Contact Name: Joseph Shenton
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One of the UK’s leading insurance firms is looking to take on a Defendant Asbestos Solicitor to join their team. 

In this role, you’ll assist senior colleagues with a caseload of mesothelioma and asbestos-related claims. 

You will be able to work flexibly and will have the chance to learn and develop your career as you work alongside leading lawyers within the sector.  


Defendant Asbestos Solicitor – Greater Manchester 

The company & role 

  • A market-leading defendant firm with a truly excellent reputation and a national presence 

  • In this role, you'll work closely with a senior lawyer to manage and progress a caseload of defendant industrial disease claims 

  • The firm are known for supporting and developing their staff and deliver structured technical training to help their lawyers reach their full potential 

  • They are a Disability Confident Employer and also support a number of charities 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Bolton, Wilmslow and Warrington 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Unrivalled flexibility 

  • Home working 

  • An excellent benefits package including private medical insurance, critical illness cover, childcare vouchers, Cycle2Work scheme and corporate perks 

  • Generous annual leave 

  • Genuine progression prospects 

The ideal candidate 

  • An enthusiastic Defendant Personal Injury Solicitor with 3+ years PQE 

  • Will have experience in handling or assisting on litigated industrial disease claims 

  • Will have excellent interpersonal and client care skills 

  • Will have exceptional attention to detail 

  • Will be well organised and work well under pressure 

How to apply for this Defendant Asbestos 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 Joseph on 03300 245 606 or email

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

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