Kennedys is a global law firm with specialist expertise in litigation/dispute resolution and advisory services. Our growing network of offices delivers straightforward legal solutions to the insurance, corporate and public sectors.
The Chelmsford office is currently seeking the below fee earners to join their Liability division:
- Associate/CILEX/Litigation Executive, 0-3 years' experience, EL/PL
- Associate/CILEX/Litigation Executive, 6+ years' experience, EL/PL
- Associate/CILEX/Litigation Executive, up to 5 years' experience, EL/PL
This is a great opportunity to work on a high quality caseload for a variety of clients on fast & multi-track, large loss and catastrophic personal injury claims.
The Liability division is recognised for their specialist expertise in defending insurance liability claims including personal injury matters, from small through to large loss employers' and public liability, and motor claims. The division also handles catastrophic injury and occupational disease related matters as well as medical negligence and fraud related issues.
There are a number of teams within the Chelmsford office whom handle multiple areas of Personal Injury law:
Kennedys global legal team advises insurers, public bodies, local government and large self-insured clients on the full range of employers' and public liability claims throughout the world. Our EL/PL team in Chelmsford is led up by Andrew Caplan and Tracy Head. Andrew is a defendant personal injury and dispute resolution lawyer and is based in Chelmsford. Tracy is based in our London office and specialises in defending liability injury matters.
Type of cases:
- Defending recovery actions by third party insurers
- Occupational disease
- Travel sickness
Type of clients:
- Local Authorities
- TPA/Claims Handlers
- Self-insured Corporates
Kennedys has broad experience of all serious injury work types and claim issues, including amputation, polytrauma and utmost severity cases. Our catastrophic injury team in Chelmsford is led by Richard West. Richard has particular expertise in catastrophic injury claims including complex liability matters, reputationally sensitive incidents and brain and psychiatric injury.
Type of cases:
- General Liability
- Catastrophic, brain and psychiatric injury
Type of clients:
- Third party administrators
- Brokers and corporates
Kennedys is a global law firm with expertise in dispute resolution and advisory services. With over 1,900 people worldwide across 37 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 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.
What do we have to offer?
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.
We develop careers in an innovative and collaborative global environment, with a variety of training opportunities available. This includes secondment opportunities to clients and our global offices. 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 opportunities to help you develop your skills when you need to, wherever you are in the world.