Legal Advisor – Defence/Credit Hire

ACS are now recruiting a Legal Advisor to work in a busy law firm based in Birkenhead

Experience and Knowledge

  • Ensure any appropriate instructions are obtained from any relevant lay clients
  • Ensure any appropriate instructions are obtained from any relevant insurance clients
  • Instruct to counsel, to attend conferences, hearings and CMC’s etc.
  • Undertake telephone advocacy when appropriate
  • Have a good working knowledge of the CPR and other relevant case law/legislation and progressing defences in a timely manner in accordance with the CPR
  • Prioritise urgent schedule entries and dealing with remainder of daily tasks on to do list
  • Take pragmatic approaches to settlements and advising clients to litigation/cost risks
  • Have an excellent knowledge of credit hire litigation and be recognised as an expert in that field

About you

  • A solicitor, ILEX qualified or file handler of at least 5 years’ experience in the personal injury field
  • An ability to work in an organised manner
  • Must be known as an industry leader within the field of credit hire litigation
  • Excellent client care and analytical skills, to include providing oral and written advice in a clear concise manner
  • Proven track record of running as successful and fast and or multi track caseload within a personal injury environment
  • Good IT skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Good attention to detail


For more information on this role please contact [email protected]