020 7650 1200

Assistant Solicitor

Personal Injury - Consumer Law and Product Safety

Reference: AS/PI/MV/MAR21

Location: London

Role type: Permanent, full time

Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience

Deadline: 23 May 2021, 23:59:00

About the team
Our Personal Injury (Product Liability) team seek compensation for clients injured because of faulty consumer products ranging from medical devices, sporting equipment, cosmetics and food products. The team have worked on high-profile cases such as representing Natasha Ednan-Laperouse’s family, after Natasha died after eating a Pret a Manger baguette in which the packaging contained no warning there were allergens hidden within the food. The team is also the lead solicitors in the ASR group action.

About the role
We have an opportunity for an Assistant Solicitor to join the team to conduct complex product liability cases on behalf of our clients to the highest standards and to assist with the development of new cases.

Application Process
Please return the following documents to jobs@leighday.co.uk by Sunday 23 May. Please make sure to clearly indicate the reference of the role that you are applying for in the email subject line and application form.
• A covering letter stating why you are interested in this role, your salary expectations and applicable notice period.
• A copy of your up-to-date CV.
The completed application form.

Commitment to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
Leigh Day is committed to the principles of equality, diversity and inclusion. We value the diversity of our colleagues, our clients and the third parties with whom we work. We seek to create an environment where everyone feels included and valued for their unique characteristics, skills and abilities and supported in their needs and responsibilities.