What is the role? 

Our client, Muldoon Britton, a forward thinking, dynamic litigation-only law firm, are currently seeking to recruit a qualified Solicitor to head up a growing team.

In the role, you will act as both a subject matter expert in the area of financial claims, manage a team of paralegals and report MI to senior management.

Experience in high volume litigation and managing a large team is essential.

Your day-to-day activities will include

  • Acting as an SME both with regard to the claims process and any associated regulatory requirements
  • Ensuring the unit is compliant with all appropriate and relevant SRA rules, regulations and guidance
  • Providing legal oversight of the paralegal team via a small team of solicitor-team-leaders who are working on high volume financial claims, in accordance with SRA guidelines
  • Providing a QC role to ensure all work is produced to an appropriately high standard
  • Acting as a point of liaison between the claim team and project management
  • Advising on with various discretionary elements of the process such as settlement quantum
  • Liaise with external compliance consultants to ensure they can effectively audit the business and any remedial actions are actioned and implemented

What knowledge, skills and experience we need 

  • Qualified solicitor with a current practising certificate
  • Previous high volume legal claims experience.
  • Experience of managing teams, including checking and quality control of work would be beneficial
  • An understanding of the claims/litigation process and experience of using claims management software is advantageous
  • An attentive eye to detail, with strong writing and communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to work to deadlines in a fast-paced environment

Next steps

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Tell me more

  • Location: City of London
  • Rate: £350 per day DOE
  • Work Pattern: Fixed term contract
  • Start Dates: ASAP
  • Duration: Minimum 12 months (long term rolling contract)