Kennedys is looking for an Associate to join the London Liability
team in the Chelmsford office.
This is a great opportunity to work on a high quality caseload for a
variety of clients on fast & multi-track claims, including EL/PL
cases. The work will mainly be personal injury related to include
catastrophic injury claims.
Kennedys’ London Liability team handles large loss, multi-track
catastrophic injury claims. The team handles cases of the utmost
severity including brain and spinal injury, amputations, vegetative
state or altered consciousness, polytrauma, brachial plexus injury,
severe psychiatric injury, chronic pain and loss of senses across
insurers, self-insureds organisations and third party administrators.
Employers, Public and Motor Liability – Defendant
3+ years’ experience of defendant personal injury claims gained
within a law firm*
Experience of fast track and multi-track claims experience. Able
to run own caseload with some supervision.
Experience of EL/PL/motor claims.
To have had previous client contact and attendance at business
Kennedys is a global law firm with expertise in
dispute resolution and advisory services. With over 2,000 people
worldwide across 39 offices in the UK, Europe, Middle East, Asia
Pacific and America we have some of the most respected legal minds
in their field.
Our lawyers handle both contentious and
non-contentious matters, and provide a range of specialist legal
services, for many industry sectors but we have particular
expertise in litigation and dispute resolution, especially in
defending insurance and liability claims.
We’re a fresh-thinking firm, and we’re not afraid to
bring challenging new perspectives to the table way beyond the
traditional realm of legal services. We empower our clients with a
diverse range of ideas, tools and technology to make their lives
easier, as well as delivering exceptional results, every time.
What do we have to offer?
We welcome high-performing lawyers, business services
professionals, secretaries, graduates and apprentices to join our
rapidly expanding global firm. Whatever your role at Kennedys,
you’ll be involved in exciting and stimulating work, where your
input will make a difference.
Our culture and values form a big part of who we are
and we take them seriously. We make a difference by
being approachable, straightforward, supportive and distinctive.
Our values are at the core of who we are and what make us a great
firm to work with and for.
We develop careers in an innovative and collaborative
global environment, with our values at the core. We believe that
supporting individual growth and development puts us in the best
position to attract and retain talented individuals. Regardless of
role or level, everyone has access to virtual learning to help you
develop your skills, wherever you are in the world. A variety of
other exciting opportunities are available including secondments
to clients and our global offices as well as a comprehensive
benefits package (details are available upon request).
We’ve created a culture based on client service,
professional excellence, hard work and trust. We deeply value the
relationships we build with our clients and we know that they
value our warm, friendly human approach. We are here to provide
answers, recommendations, strategy and tactics.
Kennedys is an equal opportunities employer and is
committed to ensuring our recruitment processes are as inclusive
as possible. We expect all employees to be aware of and comply
with all relevant policies and procedures within their
jurisdiction, including those relating to Information Security,
Data Protection and Quality Management, refer any breach promptly
to Risk & Compliance and to complete all mandatory training
*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is
a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would
usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of
experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates
with more or less experience.