Legal Executive – Casualty

Job Overview

The Rec Pool Group are actively recruiting for a Solicitor within a Casualty department, on behalf of our client, a leading and award winning national Legal firm, working out of either their Manchester office however other locations may also be considered based on flexible working arrangements within the business.

The role:

Working in the Casualty team in Manchester to assist predominately with Local Authority/Casualty fraud lead Partner but also to handle your own caseload of predominately fast track and some multi-track claims from local authority and insurance clients, with a particular focus on social services/ abuse claims. 
Predominantly PL claims but to include EL, social care/ abuse, highway claims and all type of fraud claims
Housing disrepair
Property damage
Skills required:

Experience of handling/ assisting on social services cases/ abuse claims is essential
Experience of defending litigated claims, preferably claims against public authorities
Knowledge of local authority clients and insurers in the region preferable
Previous experience at managing defendant EL/PL fraud claims is preferable
Genuine interest in fraud
Willingness to present cases in the county court
Excellent knowledge of the CPR and litigation
Excellent organisation skills
Excellent time management skills
Excellent communication skills
Excellent IT skills
Ability to work to deadlines and targets
Ability to work as part of a team or on own initiative
Flexible approach to work and a willingness to travel

Salary benchmark £35000, flexible depending on experience
Extensive company benefits
Flexible working arrangements welcomed
Company pension
28 days holiday
Flexi-benefits scheme
Strong career and development opportunities


extensive benefits


Full Time


Job Detail
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