All Locations
Bristol
Vacancy Type
Permanent
Litigation and Dispute Management

About The Role

 DAS Law are seeking a Professional Negligence Associate to join our growing Litigation and Dispute Management team within our Volume Litigation Department. This is a great opportunity to join DAS Law at an exciting time, where the successful candidate will handle a varied caseload and utilise their in-depth knowledge of professional negligence law and experience of running cases from instruction to trial. 

Within this role, you will be assessing the prospects of success of claims against a range of professions, such as Solicitors, Valuers, Accountants and Construction professionals of a small and fast track claims value. Good customer outcomes are at the heart of everything we do, and you will hold a pivotal customer facing role at DAS Law by providing excellent customer service through evaluating professional Negligence claims of Small and Fast Track value for prospects, and negotiating and litigating claims through the courts.  

About You

We are keen to hear from candidates with experience and sound knowledge of Professional Negligence law and civil procedures, including experience of running Fast-Track value cases. Qualifications such as LLB/LPC/ILEX/GDL or equivalent are preferential, but not essential, but it is key that you are articulate and hold excellent client care skills.

This is a progressive opportunity, where you will be joining a friendly and supportive team that will help provide the tools to develop your career. 

As a team we are passionate and enthusiastic about what we do. Our people are encouraged to think independently and to take ownership of their work. You will be agile in the way that you work and adaptable to change. In return for your commitment we will offer you generous remuneration and an attractive benefits package, including:

  • 25 days holiday with the option to buy up to a further 5 days
  • Company pension scheme with the option to increase contributions
  • Group Income Protection for all employees
  • Group Legal Protection for all employees
  • A choice of either European Motor Assistance or Home Emergency Assistance
  • Salary sacrifice benefits including Cycle scheme
  • Access to our employee discounts hub offering exclusive discounts across thousands of retail partners, including discounted gym memberships at over 3,000 gyms across the UK
  • The option to join our Sports and Social club which organises discounted events such as theatre visits and shopping trips

Whilst this is a full-time position, at DAS we support flexible working and are happy to discuss flexible working options.

If you think you would be a good match for this role and can demonstrate some transferable experience please apply, regardless of whether you meet all the criteria listed above.

About The Company

DAS UK Group has been helping businesses and individuals get access to justice for over 40 years. Our businesses include a legal expenses insurance company and a law firm.

We have historically focussed on delivering legal services to customers solely via our Legal Expenses Insurance products, which provides a steady workload of litigated cases in areas such as;

  • Personal Injury
  • Litigation & Dispute Management
  • Employment
  • Business & Commercial

We believe these are exciting times for DAS Law as part of the wider DAS UK Group and we are looking for likeminded individuals who share our ambition to make our high quality legal solutions accessible and affordable. ‘Doing the right thing’ is central to our behaviour – from building  trust, being accountable, creating good customer outcomes is at the heart of everything that we do which we believe drives performance.

You can expect to join an organisation that will challenge and develop you to progress your career in ways that traditional law firms cannot. We are also committed to supporting continued professional development and promote both internal Training Contracts and alternative routes to qualification (CILEX).

By giving you every opportunity to develop yourself professionally and personally, we also pride ourselves on having an open, inclusive and high energy culture that encourages a fun working environment and places our customers at the very heart of everything we do.

If you are keen to become part of our exciting future then we would love to hear from you. In addition to the very genuine development opportunities we provide we also offer a generous reward and benefits package.

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