Associate

We are currently recruiting for an Associate for the Abuse and Social Care department of our clients firm in Liverpool.

The role holder will assist on a varied caseload of defendant abuse and social care claims and litigation, with a view to running cases under supervision commensurate with experience and ability.

Duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Client liaison
  • Drafting documents and correspondence to clients/court/witnesses
  • Preparing witness statements and instructions to experts
  • Preparing document bundles for hearings
  • Review and analysis of relevant documents
  • Analysis of liability, quantum and causation
  • Assisting in drafting advice
  • Assisting Partners and other members of the team where required and discussing the conduct of cases
  • Assisting in business development initiatives, including drafting of articles, blog pieces, e-shots and presentations and attendance at relevant events

Candidate Requirements

  • Previous experience of personal injury work is essential
  • Previous experience of abuse or social care claims is desirable but not essential
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and to work under pressure
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Adherence to guidelines and procedures
  • Demonstrable understanding of clients, colleagues and others
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to work as part of a team and independently

For more information on this role, please contact stephanie@acs-recruitment.co.uk

ACS Recruitment