In House Advocate (Band Two)
Liverpool, GB
9d ago

Job Purpose

Solicitor Advocate / Barrister- Corporate Risk - Liverpool

Keoghs are seeking an experienced Solicitor Advocate to join our expanding Advocacy team. The successful candidate will provide advocacy, advisory and drafting services to Keoghs LLP.

Training will be provided by more senior members of the team . The role is based in Liverpool office but may require travel to Manchester and Bolton offices as required.

Keoghs is one of the leading providers of claims-related services to insurers, businesses and other suppliers to the insurance sector.

We combine proven processes, technology and a low cost infrastructure with deep legal and insurance market knowledge. This enables us to create individual solutions for each of our clients that match their requirements in terms of quality, performance and value for money.

Key AccountabilitiesKey duties and responsibilities :

i.Undertake advocacy, drafting and advisory work; including but not limited to : pleadings, interlocutory hearings, small claims, fast track trials, sanctions (including private prosecution) and recoveries.

ii.Assisting more senior members of the team in the delivery of the above.

iii.Assist in delivering advocacy and litigation training / updates for fee earners.

iv.Assist in supervision / mentoring of Band One Advocates.

v.Undertake client facing, product development tasks as required.

vi.Assist in the development of the in house advocacy team.Experience, Skills and QualificationsQualifications :

If Barrister Full practising certificate.

If Solicitor Higher Rights of Audience / Ability to demonstrate related experience / Enthusiasm to develop advocacy career.

In either case 3-10 years call or PQE

Experience in insurance fraud; general PI; EL / PL and / or professional negligence an advantage.

What we Can Offer You

  • A learning culture with employee development at the heart of the people development pathway
  • Excellent flexible benefits including Annual leave entitlement and Healthcare Cash Plan as standard
  • Standard 35 hour week

    We’d like to take this opportunity to thank you for interest in this position and in our organisation

    Strictly no agencies please

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