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Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor

£36,000 to £50,000 per annum
Job type:
Permanent, Full time
Practice area:
Clinical Negligence
Job reference:

An international law firm has an opening for a Clinical Negligence Solicitor to join its successful team in Sheffield.

The firm has a strong reputation for excellence when dealing with high-value, complex personal injury matters and acts for a range of high profile clients, including medical defence organisations, medical and professional indemnity insurers, as well as members of the medical profession.

The well-known firm is now looking for a hardworking and enthusiastic individual to fit into the clinical negligence team. This is an outstanding opportunity for anyone looking to further their career in a firm with a global reach and handle complex, high-value defendant clinical negligence files.

The Role:

  • The successful solicitor will be handling a defendant clinical negligence caseload, including high-value, complex cases.
  • You will be investigation and defending professional negligence claims against members of the medical profession, including preparing representation at inquests.
  • You will be handling a broad caseload of matters involving negligence surrounding dental claims, misdiagnosis, birth injury claims, incorrect treatment and much more.
  • You will be providing an efficient and effective service for clients and will aim to develop lasting professional relationships with both clients and colleagues.
  • You will be involved in supporting the wider team in developing business and raising the profile of the firm.

The Candidate:

  • The successful Clinical Negligence Solicitor should ideally have 1+ years PQE and a passion for this area of law.
  • You should have exceptional communication skills and possess the interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence necessary when dealing with professionals facing sensitive issues.
  • You should be a positive and engaging individual, with the ability to work closely with colleagues as part of a strong and supportive team.


  • You will be working on high value, complex matters and will be working within an international firm with an excellent reputation.
  • You have the chance to become involved in business development, meaning you have the chance for plenty of client contact.
  • A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer at the firm.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this role, or would like to find out more, please contact Andrew Purdy at Sacco Mann or another member of our Private Practice 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.

Please note our advertisements use PQE and salary levels purely as a guide. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil this role.

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