NewLaw are part of £527m Redde plc. Our fresh approach to managing personal injury claims has made us a major force in the sector since we were first established in 2004. We now have over 430 people assisting individuals to be rightfully compensated for injuries they have suffered. Our teams of specialists provide a service that 95% of our clients would recommend.
As our business continues to grow, so does our need for ambitious, driven and dynamic individuals who are looking to grow with us. With that said we have an exciting opportunity for a Case Manager to join our HNW team in our Private Client department in Cardiff.
Reporting to the HNW Team Manager, the main objective of this role is to profitably assist senior members of the team with Estate Planning work, Lifetime Trusts (to include personal injury trusts), Wills, Tax Planning, LPA, Court of Protection work and Probate and to run their own cases with supervision as appropriate.
The candidate will be required to develop work from an existing client base through their own endeavours and demonstrate a pro-active role in assisting with the progression of cases, with an ability to work to tight deadlines and KPIs. The candidate should demonstrate some level of knowledge of private client work and will be expected to take instructions from clients and provide advice face to face and over the telephone and in writing.
Ideally you will have a Law Degree and/or Legal Practice Certificate or CILEX qualification, although consideration will be given to other candidates who have worked in a legal environment. Some knowledge or experience of Estate Planning, LPA and Court of Protection work, Trusts and Probate would be preferable. The candidate should have a willingness to keep up to date with legal developments and have good research skills and be able to demonstrate excellent client care, with good interpersonal and communication skills (written and telephone). The candidate should be self-motivated with the ability to work to deadlines, key performance indicators and income targets.
What we can offer you
NewLaw are proud to support employee development. Your commitment and hard work will be truly valued and will be rewarded with opportunities for personal development and training. We are big believers of nurturing our talent from within and offer various progression routes. We also offer training contracts internally only, which you will be eligible to apply for after 1 year.
As well as a competitive salary, we also offer a range of benefits and the opportunity to get involved with our social and charity events.
Conveniently located a short walk from Cardiff Queen Street train station the Cardiff office offers a spacious and modern working environment with stunning views of the city centre.