Professional Indemnity Solicitor (3-7 years' PQE)

Job Title: Professional Indemnity Solicitor (3-7 years' PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: £44,000+
REF: 687
Contact Name: Joseph Shenton
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In this professional indemnity solicitor role you will pick up with a diverse workload, with your caseload covering claims against a range of professionals; including solicitors, accountants, engineers, insurance brokers and surveyors, amongst others). As well as defending claims, you will advise on policy coverage and interpretation, as well as disciplinary proceedings. 

You will enjoy exclusive access to dwf’s household name clients. You will also benefit from a hugely impressive infrastructure, as well as an internal support and development programme.  


Professional Indemnity Solicitor (3-7 years’ PQE) - Manchester  

The company & role 

  • Top 20 listed firm with an international presence, spanning 31 locations 

  • One of the fastest-growing law firms of the last 10 years 

  • Your caseload will focus on defending claims made against a range of professionals 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire and Merseyside 

  • An equal opportunities employer that will provide reasonable support to 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. 

Added extras and benefits 

  • Top of the market pay 

  • 25 days holiday 

  • Healthcare cash plan / private medical insurance  

  • Life insurance (4 x annual salary) 

  • Share plan 

  • Comprehensive flexible benefits package 

  • Genuine career progression prospects; many of the senior lawyers/partners have progressed from a junior level within the firm  

  • An exceptional culture, with emphasis placed on employee well-being (Top 10 Employer for Working Families) 

The ideal candidate 

  • Professional Indemnity Solicitor with between 3-7 years’ PQE 

  • Experience in handling defendant professional indemnity claims  

  • Resilience and tenacity 

  • An ability to confidently advise on and implement a strategy for resolution  

How to apply for this Professional Indemnity 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 Joe on 03300 245 606 or email 

Joseph is a senior consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of commercial insurance lawyers. He recruits for roles at all levels, from commercial insurance paralegals to partners and works with leading commercial insurance teams across Manchester and the North West. If you’re looking to make a move, Joseph can help you take your next step. 

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