Defendant Fraud Solicitor/Legal Executive/Fee Earner

QED Legal
£28,000 per annum
01 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Defendant Fraud Solicitor/Legal Executive/Fee Earner

A leading national and international full service law firm wishes to appoint an experienced fraud specialist to its highly thought off and established Fraud Team which is based at the firms' Birmingham city centre office.

This award winning firm is very highly thought of and is renowned as a market leader in the insurance sector. It has offices throughout the UK as well as a host other jurisdictions and provides specialist advice covering the full remit of legal sectors.

The firm is keen to hear from a solicitor, legal executive or and experienced non-qualified fee earner with a minimum of 12 months' experience of dealing with litigated defendant fraud cases.

You will be required to conduct litigation, deal with liability and quantum, provide strategic advice and report to clients. You will be well versed in dealing with expert evidence, conducting legal research and will relish the opportunity to deal with technically challenging and complex subject matter. You will be an ambitious team player who is self-motivated and has an eye for detail and will need to have experience of working to SLA's and it is crucial that you are commercially astute.

Whilst the role will initially be dealing with fraud issues emanating from the RTA sector, there is real scope to move into other areas of insurance fraud swiftly so this is an ideal opportunity for those who are looking to broaden their skills in the wider fraud sector.

As well as carrying a caseload you will also be required participate in the business development and marketing of the department which will include forging relationships with both new and existing clients whilst also having input into training seminars, publications and client presentations.

The firm actively promotes a career development pathway and is proud to boast a collaborative and supportive environment, particularly as the team is expanding due to new client wins so there will be an abundance of opportunities for rapid career progression.

A competitive salary is on offer and the firm offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes 24 days' holiday with the option to buy or sell days, private medical insurance, life assurance, bonus scheme and discounted insurance and hotel bookings.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an innovative practice which has a very strong market share and which can offer regular instructions from a host of household name insurer clients.

For more information on this Defendant Fraud Solicitor/Legal Executive/Fee Earner role please contact Matt Robinson at QED Legal.