Career Opportunities – Clinical Negligence Solicitor – more than 3 years PQE

We are looking for a candidate with at least 3 years’ PQE Solicitor or Legal Exec experience of working on Clinical Negligence to join our team.  You will be part of a small, dedicated team, who are devoted to serving clients in and around the Plymouth, West Devon and East Cornwall area, with a strong reputation in the area. As well as having excellent legal and analytical skills, the right candidate will need to be personable and share our commitment to our clients and local community.

Once the initial probation period has been completed, there will the opportunity for some flexibility in terms of splitting time between home and office working, if desired.

Duties will include:

  • Ability to handle a caseload of clinical negligence work (including pre and post litigated cases with a value of up to £250,000)
  • Conducting a wide range of clinical negligence cases
  • Instructing and communicating with Counsel
  • Dealing with highly complex conferences
  • Working well within a team of 3 clinical negligence solicitors :
  • to develop and help maintain good client relationships and knowledge within clinical negligence
  • mentoring and supervise solicitors and paralegal
  • Maintaining knowledge of clinical negligence complaints handling procedures by GPs and NHS in England and Wales; and
  • Contribute to the success of the team through networking

We are offering a basic salary of up to £36,000 plus bonus based upon firm performance. We have a holiday allowance which increases year on year up to your 5th year of employment. Everyone has their birthday off. We are able to offer the right candidate the ability to develop their career in a growing team. We invest in personal and professional development, and offer a fantastic, family-friendly environment to work in.

We would be able to offer a more generous package, to be negotiated subject to experience, to a member of the Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel

We’d be keen to hear from you if you feel you are a good candidate for this position. Please send us a copy of your CV and we will be in touch –

Call the Chris Kallis team now on 01752 225060