Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor

Job Title: Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Central London
Salary: £38,000 - £65,000
REF: 2334
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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This is an exciting opportunity to join an award-winning international law firm that offers flexible working and extensive learning and development opportunities. 

In this Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor role, you’ll join a highly successful team at market leading defendant firm with an international presence. 

The firm offers a fantastic quality of work and at the same, time offer agile working to all of their lawyers. They also provide a range of learning and development opportunities and have a very good track record of promoting their staff, so this is an excellent opportunity if you’re looking to progress your career. 

Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor – London

The company & role 

  • A top 20 legal 500 noted insurance law firm with offices across Europe, North America and Asia 

  • In this role, you will be able to enjoy concentrating on clinical negligence work, (including dental claims) with the scope to provide input into complaint responses, advise on risk management and patient safety initiatives whilst working within a team that can support a healthcare provider through whatever other challenges come their way. 

  • The firm are ranked as a Top 10 Employer for Working Families and Placed 16th in the Social Mobility Employer Index 

  • They also featured in this year’s Stonewall Top 100 list which showcases the best places to work for LGBTQ employees 

  • Commutable from Central London, Croydon, Bromley, Dartford, Kingston upon Thames and Ilford  

Added extras and benefits  

  • Home and flexible working, 2 days in the office a week 

  • An excellent benefits package including life insurance, share plan and private medical insurance 

  • Top quality offices 

  • Competitive salary 

  • Generous holiday allowance 

  • Unrivalled training and development and genuine progression prospects and  

The ideal candidate 

  • A Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor with 1-6 years’ PQE 

  • Must have defendant clinical negligence experience 

  • Will have solid experience of the range of healthcare litigation, focussing on work for defendants whether they be insurers, private clients, defence organisations or NHSLA 

  • Will be able to demonstrate technical and commercial expertise, a team based approach, enthusiasm for delivering 'value adds' such as training and attention to detail (including data/MI) delivering excellent results and client service 

  • Will have a keen eye for detail  

  • An articulate and confident communicator 

  • Will be well organised and have an excellent work ethic 

How to apply for this Defendant Clinical Negligence 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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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only. 

Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application. 

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