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Complex Claims Solicitor

Group Company: Winn Solicitors

Department: Complex Team

Our team continues to benefit from a growth in new instructions and therefore, we are looking for an experienced Solicitor to join our Complex Claims Team.  The successful applicant will be responsible for managing and progressing a complex and multi-track high value caseload.

The ideal candidate will naturally represent Winns Values of Integrity, Respect, Loyalty and Reliability which underpin our mission to be the one stop shop for accident management and rehabilitation.

Employee Benefits

  • 25 days holiday, 8 days bank holidays, and an added birthday holiday
  • The opportunity to increase your holiday entitlement by 3 days, subject to full attendance over 12 months
  • Opportunity to buy or sell holidays (up to 3 days)
  • Bonus scheme and annual salary review
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Training opportunities

Job Description

You will be responsible for assessing and advising clients on the merits and value of their claim.  Selecting, instructing medical and other quantum experts. Instructing and attending conferences with Counsel. Engaging in settlement negotiations with insurance representatives or their solicitors, drafting court documents, schedules of loss and thereafter all steps to final hearing.

  • Ensure the client obtains the appropriate level of compensation for their personal injury and losses, in accordance with regulations and legislation.
  • Fully investigate and quantify the client’s claim both in relation to the injuries and other losses, using appropriate experts.
  • Deliver a very high standard of client care.
  • Accurate drafting of legal documentation.
  • Maximise Damages and Costs in accordance with the relevant cost’s regime.

Person Specification

The successful candidate must commit to upholding the company’s core values, Integrity, Respect, Loyalty and Reliability and ensure that they are demonstrated throughout their working practice. You should also possess the relevant attributes and experience outlined below:

  • A minimum of 6 years post-qualification experience and experience of working on high-value Personal Injury claims.
  • Ability to manage and progress a case load of complex multi-track personal injury matters with minimum supervision.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of medical and factual causation issues and ability to draft complex schedules of loss including past and future losses.
  • Experience of working with rehabilitation providers to ensure the highest level of support and assistance for clients who require it.
  • High standard of client care and empathy to ensure excellent solicitor/client relationship.
  • Cooperative and flexible approach.
  • A commitment to professional development.
  • Excellent ICT skills.
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills.

Desirable Requirements:  

  • Experience of running clinical negligence claims.
  • Knowledge of Proclaim case management system.

Winn Solicitors is one of the country’s leading claims management companies taking care of no win no fee accident claims from start to finish.

Winn Group, home to Winn Solicitors, On Medical and On Hire, is a leading North East business providing nationwide accident management and rehabilitation services for victims of non-fault accidents.

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What our Staff Say

“I continue to learn and develop as a solicitor, which for me personally is very important. There is also a real sense of team spirit within the department.”

Andrea

Solicitor

“The people at Winns make it a feel-good atmosphere and make coming to work enjoyable. Winn Group is always quick to adapt to change which makes it a great place to work.”

Phil

Team Leader

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