Location: Sheffield
Duration: Permanent
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Multitask Personnel are recruiting for a Litigator for a well-established Law Firm in Sheffield 

The Senior Litigator is responsive for effective file handling and client care in pursuing a claim for compensation on the Client’s behalf.     

The Senior Litigator will also be responsible for supporting in the training and development of Litigators and ongoing support to other Litigators within the team. 

Duties include

  • Run your own caseload to ensure that all claims are up to date and progressed in the correct time frame from instruction to conclusion.
  • Taking potential customers through a full claim assessment and fact find over the phone and assessing if they have had a financial loss and if a claim can be made.
  • To review incoming information and establish the claim route
  • Establish at the earliest opportunity an entity who a claim can be brought against
  • Checking all compliance requirements were on the file e.g. Deadlines, AML evidence, Terms of Business
  • Request all relevant information from the relevant parties as soon as identified
  • Researching information and preparing legal documentation.
  • Attending Court to present the case.
  • Be proactive and use initiative when presented with problems or issues
  • Provide excellent customer service by regularly updating clients on the progress of their case, costs and answering any queries in a professional manner
  • ·Be proactive in your approach to the role by constantly researching the area of law you practice and keeping up to date with all relevant case law/industry updates

Support the training and development of staff within your team and provider wider support to general standalone Litigators.


  • Excellent technical skills in the field of litigation, an ability to make a considered judgement call and a proven history of meeting and exceeding client expectations.
  • Candidates will need to be assertive, focussed and be able to present themselves in a confident manner to clients, particularly high net worth individuals. Resilience and an ability to remain calm under pressure are also key attributes.
  • Candidates will need to demonstrate excellent written and interpersonal skills in order to meet the drafting and presentation aspects of the role, as well as a keen eye for detail.
  • Organisational and prioritising skills are also essential to meet the demands of challenging internal and external clients.
  • Good teamwork skills and the ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels are essential.
  • Candidates are expected to be pro-active and take the initiative both in relation to the development of their development and their relationships with key clients/contacts.

Monday to Friday 35 hours a week

Salary: up to 45k depending on experience

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