Accessability Links
Cookies on our website
By continuing to use this website we will assume you are happy to receive cookies as outlined in our cookie policy
Accept Policy

Clinical Negligence Fee Earner

Newcastle upon Tyne
Job type:
Permanent, Full time
Practice area:
Defendant Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence
Job reference:

Are you a Fee Earner or Chartered Legal Executive with a depth of experience in either defendant or claimant Clinical Negligence or defendant Personal Injury? Are you looking to make your next exciting career move? If so, a top legal 500 firm needs you to join their Newcastle office in their progressive and highly specialised Clinical Negligence team.

Our client is a national law firm with a strong international reach who will be as invested in your career development as you are. As well as running your own files, this role offers you the opportunity to really shape your career by taking on extra responsibility whether this be training junior members of the team or taking part in Business Development. This role could be the career defining move in your profession.

The Role:

  • The main function of your role will be to handle your own caseload of litigated and pre-litigated defendant Clinical Negligence files.
  • You will have access to a broad client base including NHS trusts, BUPA and various insurers, all of which will provide you with high quality work.
  • The day to day duties of your role will include drafting pleadings, witness statement's and acting as the main point of contact for clients.
  • This role also comes with excellent opportunity for you to broaden your responsibilities by taking on tasks such as training and supervision or even business development.

The Candidate:

  • The ideal candidate for this role would have a depth of experience in Defendant Clinical Negligence, however, our client is willing to be open and will also consider those from a defendant PI or a claimant Clinical Negligence background.
  • You must be able to demonstrate a keen interest for this practice area, as well as be commercially minded.
  • Excellent communication skills are a necessity for this ole with the ability to liaise confidently with clients from varied backgrounds.
  • Those with a demonstrable team spirit are encouraged to apply.


  • Competitive Salary.
  • High quality work.

How to Apply:

If you would like to apply for this role then contact Fiona Hill at Sacco Mann or another member of our Chartered Legal Executive and Paralegal team. Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.

Similar jobs
Location: York
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Description An award-winning North Yorkshire firm has an excellent opportunity for a Clinical Negligence Chartered Legal Executive or Fee Earner to become part of their highly regarded team
Location: Leeds
Salary: £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Description Are you a Chartered Legal Executive or Fee Earner specialising in Clinical Negligence looking to take on a new challenge in a strong regional law firm? If so, this opportunity could be for you
Location: Leeds
Salary: £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Description A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Medical Negligence Paralegal to gain invaluable exposure to high quality files at an award winning, regional firm. Based in the heart of Leeds city centre
Location: Manchester
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Description My client are a Legal 500 firm who are looking to recruit a Clinical Negligence Solicitor for their office is Manchester. The Clinical Negligence opportunity will see you working acting for private

Back to Top