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Careers

We are Serious Law LLP. We work exclusively with clients who have serious and catastrophic injuries. Over the last 33 years, we have dealt with some of the UK’s largest and most complex serious injury cases, achieving numerous multi-million pound settlements for our clients.

Serious Law is recommended in the Top Tier of the Legal 500 – "The team is a shining example of how difficult cases ought to be managed", and we are the firm of choice for many other legal professionals who recognise our depth of expertise in catastrophic cases. We are proud of our reputation for excellence, integrity and commitment to achieving the very best outcome for our clients. We are dedicated to helping people rebuild their lives.

We are a Lexcel accredited firm – "People take pride in the quality of service provided to clients, going the extra mile for clients and knowing the difference their work will make to client lives", and operate to a Silver Investor in People standard – "Partners manage in the modern and approachable style, and people appreciate the flexibility with which they are managed."

Current vacancies:

Digital Marketing Co-ordinator

We are looking to recruit a Digital Marketing Co-ordinator into our Marketing and Business Development team who is willing and capable of getting involved in a wide array of social media and other digital marketing projects. The role requires an individual who is creative, proactive, with strong communication skills, has an eye for detail and who is keen to learn new skills. Candidates should be confident in their own ability to produce and deliver marketing communication plans with the key objective of this role being to deliver a consistent and high quality flow of information from our business to increase awareness of our brand.

All applying candidates need to be able to demonstrate the following qualities/experience:

  • First Class or 2:1 Honours degree in Digital Marketing with at least one year spent on placement in a commercial setting;
  • Be a confident, influential and persuasive communicator.
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Team oriented.
  • Sound commercial acumen.
  • Sense of responsibility and integrity.
  • Ability to work under pressure and keep a level head in difficult situations.
  • A creative approach to problem-solving.
  • Proven excellence in client care.
  • An ability to deal with clients, experts and the judiciary at all levels.
  • Well presented with energy, ambition, drive, and a positive and professional approach.

Applications and CVs to Neil Howden

Legal Roles

We are looking to recruit a number of quality people. We have cutting edge technology and modern, spacious offices with our own parking. Salary packages will be set to match the experience and aspirations of the selected candidates.

The knowledge and experience required for the roles will vary, but all our people must possess these qualities:

  • A degree (1st class or minimum 2:1 qualification) / sound educational achievement for non-lawyer roles;
  • Be a confident, influential and persuasive communicator;
  • Good organisational skills;
  • Team orientated;
  • Sound commercial acumen;
  • Have a sense of responsibility and integrity;
  • Ability to work under pressure and keep a level head in difficult situations;
  • A creative approach to problem-solving;
  • Proven excellence in client care;
  • Well presented with energy, ambition, drive and a positive professional approach;

Catastrophic Injury and Multi Track Solicitors, Cambridge and Bolton areas

Significant experience of handling claims for seriously injured claimants, from client retention through to settlement is a necessity. Experience of handling your own cases to trial, JSM and approval is required. We would expect to see details of two referees, recognisable in the niche serious injury litigation profession, who can comment upon your abilities.

Legal assistants to Catastrophic Injury Teams, Cambridge and Bolton areas

These are roles for solicitors who can show a number of years' experience in personal injury litigation and case handling. These positions will suit those looking to make the step up to more complex work, at a first-class firm.

Paralegals to assist Catastrophic Injury and Multi Track Teams

Sound experience in personal injury litigation and case administration are a prerequisite.

Graduate Trainees

We are keen to chat with current law graduates and those due to graduate in the summer, who are interested in a career in catastrophic injury law. We offer an unrivalled graduate training programme for the right people. A number of our existing partners commenced their careers on the programme.

Applications and CV's to Tim Walters

We are prepared to consider candidates with a desire to work hours that may be flexible, part time, or (partially / fully) from home.

We are not willing to accept communications from recruitment agencies.

Due to the high number of enquiries that we receive, we will only reply to communications that relate to a position advertised here.

Our 2021 Work Experience programme is now full.

We will retain any data sent to us regarding our job vacancies for a period of 6 months from the closing date for applications.