Experienced Litigator – Vehicle Damage

Group Company: Winn Solicitors

Department: Vehicle Damage

Due to ongoing expansion, we are recruiting a number of experienced litigators to work within our Vehicle Damage recovery department.

The successful candidates will be responsible for the management of a case load of contentious Fast Track and Multi Track claims which include Credit Hire, Repairs and Recovery and Storage.

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

Employee Benefits

  • 22 days holiday, plus bank holidays, and an added birthday holiday
  • Three-day bonus holiday for full attendance
  • Buy and sell holidays
  • Additional holidays for long service
  • Annual salary review & bonus schemes *subject to performance
  • Pension scheme contribution
  • Death in service insurance (three times salary)
  • Company social events
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Employee Assistance Confidential Helpline
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Corporate Metro scheme
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Staff referral bonus scheme

Job Description

Your responsibilities would be:

  • Deliver a level of Client Care in accordance with SRA regulations.
  • Follow the Department procedures and processes to ensure effective management of your allocated credit hire own case load, which will consist of both litigated and pre-issue cases.
  • Maximise recovery in relation to heads of claims and Solicitors costs.
  • Prepare the case to ensure a successful outcome at trial, including gathering evidence in relation to Quantum & Liability.
  • Ensure Court directions are complied with.

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 2 years’ experience of running a caseload of files and dealing with clients.
  • Litigation, credit hire or RTA experience of 2 years or more is preferred.
  • Case Management experience within a fast-paced volume environment.
  • Demonstrable skills in communication, influencing and negotiating.
  • Ability to effectively organise and time manage work.
  • Ability to demonstrate strong work ethic and motivation within a team environment.

Winn Solicitors is a Legal 500 company and market leader in Claimant Personal Injury Law.

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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