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    Industrial Disease Lawyer

    • Salary:
      £50000 - £100000 per annum

    • Location:
      Manchester, Greater Manchester

    Role: Industrial Disease Lawyer
    Location: Manchester
    Position: All levels
    Salary: £50k – £100k+

    Are you an experienced and ambitious Industrial Disease Lawyer seeking an exciting opportunity to work on high-value group actions? Or perhaps you’re a talented junior lawyer looking to make your mark in a flexible and ambitious law firm? Our prestigious legal recruitment agency is currently seeking individuals at all levels of seniority to join a rapidly growing team in Manchester. This is an excellent chance to showcase your expertise in industrial disease claims and be at the forefront of handling group actions of significant value. The firm offers a competitive salary ranging from £50,000 to £100,000 per annum, commensurate with experience and qualifications.

    About the Firm:

    Our client is a newly established law firm dedicated to providing exceptional legal services in the field of industrial disease claims. With a strong focus on high-value group actions, they are driven by a commitment to achieving outstanding results for their clients. As part of this new venture, you will have the opportunity to contribute to the firm’s growth and success while benefiting from a collaborative and supportive work environment.


    As a Claimant Industrial Disease Lawyer, you will play a pivotal role in handling complex group actions of substantial value. Your responsibilities will vary based on your level of seniority and may include, but are not limited to:

    Junior Lawyers:

    1. Assisting senior lawyers in the management of group actions, including conducting research, drafting legal documents, and liaising with clients and relevant parties.
    2. Conducting legal research to support case strategy and stay up-to-date with relevant legislation, regulations, and case law.
    3. Attending court hearings and settlement negotiations under the supervision of senior lawyers.
    4. Assisting with the preparation of evidence, witness statements, and expert reports.

    Senior Lawyers:

    1. Leading and managing a caseload of high-value group actions, involving multiple claimants and complex legal issues.
    2. Conducting detailed assessments of potential claims, gathering evidence, and evaluating their viability for group action representation.
    3. Collaborating with clients, medical experts, and relevant third parties to gather substantial evidence, witness statements, and expert reports.
    4. Drafting and reviewing legal documentation, including pleadings, settlement agreements, and other relevant court submissions.
    5. Representing clients in court hearings, settlement negotiations, and mediations, ensuring their best interests are advocated effectively.
    6. Conducting legal research to stay abreast of relevant legislation, case law, and industry developments to provide accurate and reliable advice.


    To excel in this role, you should meet the following qualifications and skills:

    1. For Junior Lawyers: Qualified solicitor or barrister with a passion for industrial disease claims. Prior experience in industrial disease law is essential.
    2. For Senior Lawyers: Qualified solicitor or barrister with a minimum of 8 years of post-qualification experience in handling industrial disease claims and group actions.
    3. Strong knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations, and case law pertaining to industrial disease claims and group actions.
    4. Proven track record of successfully handling industrial disease claims, demonstrating exceptional case management skills.
    5. Excellent analytical, research, and problem-solving abilities to navigate complex legal issues.
    6. Strong negotiation and advocacy skills, with the confidence to represent clients in court proceedings and settlement negotiations.
    7. Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, enabling effective client engagement and clear articulation of legal arguments.
    8. Ability to work independently, manage a caseload, and meet deadlines while maintaining attention to detail.
    9. Membership in the Law Society or other relevant professional bodies is preferred but not essential.

    Application Process:

    To seize this exceptional opportunity and contribute to the growth of this law firm in Manchester, please submit your CV as soon as possible.


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