Fletchers Solicitors
loading

Senior Litigation Executive – (PIN008)

Back to vacancy list

Senior Litigation Executive – (PIN008)

Added 10 days ago

JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE: Senior Pre-Issue Litigation Executive

 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent attention to details
  • Motorcycle liability knowledge
  • RTA Personal Injury experience
  • Drafting Court Proceedings
  • Target Driven
  • Some supervisory skills


ROLE:

To run a caseload of around 120 pre-issue files. These will mainly be cases which have dropped from the portal so liability investigations will need to be made. Must be fully familiar with the Pre Action Protocol and be flexible to run both disputed and admitted MOJ cases.  The team target is based on issuing court proceedings as well as a fee target. A good knowledge of RTA liability matters is essential, in particular, motorcycle liability. To be able to assist the Team Leader and Head of Department with some supervisory duties including monitoring department MI, spot checking cases and assisting with team and department targets.

 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run a mixture of liability disputed & admitted files either to point of issue or settlement
  • Arrange medical appointments and reviewing medical reports
  • Instructing engineer inspections
  • Review police reports
  • Liaise with hire companies and third party insurers over liability
  • Review and take instructions from the client over offers
  • Push cases through to achieve team target
  • Court document writing
  • Instructing Counsel to attend hearings
  • Help cover absent team members work
  • Review teams’ cases and assist team leader with hitting department target.