Personal Injury Lawyer – Overseas Accidents

Location
Greater Manchester (GB)
Salary
£47,817 to £54,329
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
25 Jul 2017
Ref
0017/MANC/MR
Experience / PQE
PQE 1 - 3 years
Contract Type
Contract, Full time

Vacancy: Personal Injury Lawyer – Overseas Accidents

Office: Manchester

Salary: £47,817 to £54,329

Closing date for applicants: 25 July 2017

Contract: 12 month Fixed Term Contract

Interview Dates: TBC

About Us

With almost 800 staff and partners across a network of offices nationwide, we are the most experienced trade union, employment rights and claimant personal injury practice in the UK.

We have an enviable reputation for the results we get for our clients and the support, training and career development of our staff.  We treat our people as we treat our clients – fairly, with honesty and as individuals. 

At Thompsons, we expect interest and commitment to the work we do and a desire to do the very best we can for our clients.

 

Vacancy Overview

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled and motivated lawyer to join our Overseas Accidents team.  The role will involve managing a caseload of Multi-Track value claims and supervising executives who run Fast-Track value claims.  We are looking for someone who is familiar with a variety of cross-border claims (including Package Travel, Athens Convention, Montreal Convention and Road Traffic Accidents abroad) and has demonstrable experience of conducting these cases from beginning to end.   You will be a key player in the team and will have the ability to build strong relationships with colleagues and clients.

 

What We Offer

 

As well as a competitive salary we offer an extensive benefits package which includes contributory pension scheme, permanent health insurance, life assurance, 29 days annual leave (in addition to bank holidays), £4,500 annual car allowance, an Employee Assistance Programme, 

enhanced maternity and paternity pay, annual travel and parking loans, cycle to work scheme, financial assistance for professional development and much more.   As an employer we are committed to providing an inclusive and supportive working environment where you can develop your career and achieve your personal best.

Further Information

For a full job description and application form please visit our website.

Thompsons believes in equality and is an Equal Opportunities employer promoting diversity within the workplace.

No agencies please.