Senior Healthcare Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor 5+ PQE

Healthcare Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor NQ to 2 PQE

Our Healthcare Clinical Negligence team currently have 2 vacancies and are seeking a Senior Solicitor with a 5+ PQE and an NQ to 2 PQE  Solicitor to work on high value defendant claims. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading firm on a range of interesting cases in a team recognized for the quality of its work in the Legal 500 and Chambers directories.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

The role involves investigating medical negligence claims, obtaining factual witness evidence and expert reports, advising clients as to the merits of claims, valuing claims, negotiating settlement where appropriate and defending claims that are defensible. The successful candidate will have his/her own caseload as well as assisting on more complex cases depending on experience.

Skills and Competencies:

  • The candidate will have good clinical negligence experience or personal injury claims experience
  • We work in a paperless environment so good IT skills are required (full training on our systems will be provided)
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Compliance with internal and client data security guidelines

If you would like to explore this opportunity further please contact Sandy Etchells, HR Manager, d: 01423 724089 e: s.etchells@hempsons.co.uk


Solicitor – Employment

We are currently seeking a Employment Solicitor 2-3 years PQE. This role will allow you to experience and work on all aspects of employment law, including: managing grievances and disciplinary procedures, advising on whistleblowing and discrimination issues/complaints, commercial support work such as re-organisations and TUPE transfers and providing vital support to our clients on a daily basis

The position will be based in either our Harrogate or Manchester office.


If you would like to send a speculative application please send CV and covering letter using the form below to Sandy Etchells, HR Manager, at s.etchells@hempsons.co.uk.

Please also consider completing our optional Equality and Diversity survey to assist us in monitoring our employment applications process.

Any application submitted and unsuccessful will be retained for 4 months only due to data protection guidelines.


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