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Assistant Solicitor

Personal Injury department

Reference: JS/PI/SD/JUNE22

Location: Liverpool or Manchester

Role type: Permanent, full time

Salary: Dependent on PQE

Deadline: 10 July 2022, 23:59:59

Assistant Solicitor –Asbestos – Liverpool or Manchester
Permanent, full time
Salary - Dependent on PQE

About Leigh Day
We are a top 100 law firm committed to claimant-only cases, ensuring that individuals have the same access to justice as the UK Government and large corporations. We are not afraid to take on difficult and challenging cases involving medical negligence, serious personal injuries, discrimination in the workplace, defective products and human rights abuses in this country and overseas.

About the team
Our asbestos litigation team specializes in handling a range of complex, sensitive and often life limiting claims brought on behalf of individuals who have been exposed to asbestos. We have represented many clients whose cases have gone on to change the law in relation to asbestos related diseases.

About the role
We have an opportunity for a Junior Solicitor to join the team and support a Partner and/ or run their own cases (depending on experience), on behalf of our clients, to the highest standards. The candidate will be working on a caseload of asbestos cases.

Application Process
Please return the following documents to by 10th July 2022.
• 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.

Please submit your application as early as possible to be considered for the role as interviews will be held on an ongoing basis.

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.