Charles Lyndon StaffLitigation opportunity at Charles Lyndon

Charles Lyndon is recruiting a lawyer to specialise in Financial Mis-selling. The role will be based in our office in the City of London.

Role Description:

We are looking for someone to run financial mis-selling cases from beginning to end with minimal supervision.  There will be significant initial training and regular discussions on case strategy with senior lawyers but successful candidate will manage the day-to-day running of their cases.  This will involve:

  • Dealing with initial enquiries from potential clients
  • Drafting including
    • Letters of Claim
    • Particulars of Claim
    • Court Forms
  • Correspondence with clients and defendants
  • Correspondence with the FSCS or FOS where relevant
  • Management of litigation including:
    • Ensuring court deadlines are complied with
    • Preparing disclosure and trial bundles
    • Instructing and liaising with counsel and experts
    • Preparing costs budgets, draft orders and case summaries

Our Ideal Candidate

Candidates should:

  • Have a minimum of 3 years’ experience as a solicitor or CILEX qualified legal executive in financial mis-selling
  • Have a good understanding of the Civil Procedure Rules
  • Have excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Have excellent drafting skills
  • Be motivated and capable of working independently

Remuneration and hours

Remuneration will be dependent on experience.  We are looking for someone to work full-time but would be happy to discuss flexible working arrangements with the right candidate.

How to apply

Please apply by emailing your CV and covering letter to [email protected]