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Healthcare Litigation Associate Solicitor

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  • Qualified solicitor or CILEX with 3+ PQE or equivalent
  • Immediate promotion opportunity to Associate
  • Three days working from home
  • Structured progression routes to Senior Associate
  • Develop a highly sought-after specialism

A national law firm is seeking a Healthcare Litigation Solicitor (qualified solicitor or CILEX) with 3+ PQE to join its team in Manchester and gain access to highly sought after NHSR panel work.

This is a fantastic promotion opportunity for someone at Solicitor-level to move straight into an Associate role.

The firm is on the highly sought-after NHSR panel, and you will develop a valuable specialism in acting on behalf of NHS Litigation Authority and NHS Trusts, protecting their interests.

The firm offers up to three days per week from home and you’ll be learning directly from some of the most successful and prominent lawyers in the field – the talent at this firm swamps the Legal 500 and Chambers rankings, paving the way for you to do the same.

In the role, you will manage litigated and pre-litigated defendant healthcare claims, conducting relevant investigations to repudiate or conclude the claim, liaising with third parties.

This national firm has its sights firmly set on growth and reaching the top 30. Along with these ambitions, it remains determined to retain the down-to-earth culture it has managed to continue to cultivate over its rich history.

While it can be hard to differentiate between the firms at the top, this heavyweight provides its team with an unbeatable combination of upper market pay, lots of progression opportunities and an impressive level of flexibility, while keeping a relaxed and friendly environment.

You will get plenty of opportunity to move up the ladder to a Senior Associate position due to a well-structured progression route. You’ll also get a pay review at least every 12 months.

Additional benefits include 28 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays, fund for homeworking equipment, healthcare and life insurance, and subsidised leisure, travel and retail to make your pay go further.

How to apply for this Healthcare Litigation Associate Solicitor role

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

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Joseph Shenton at Realm Recruit.

Joseph is a Principal 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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Key details


£42,000 - £50,000


  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Personal Injury

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Specialist for clinical negligence and personal injury lawyers in the North West.

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