Pre-Litigation Legal Advisor (Credit Hire)


Tithebarn Street Liverpool

REFERENCE: 09/21/07
CLOSING DATE: 9/30/2021 12:00:00 AM

Job role:

To have day to day conduct of a caseload of pre-litigated, small credit hire claims

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To progress the caseload in an appropriate and timely manner, making use of the firms Case Management Systems and using the agreed internal procedures and practices
  • To assess liability at all times and to ensure that at all times the client and source receive appropriate, professional, timely and pertinent legal advice and that they are kept fully informed on the progress of the claim
  • To liaise with clients, obtaining detailed instructions and on boarding them ready for litigation
  • To settle claims as soon as is possible, where possible,  or prepare to issue for transfer to the Litigation Team
  • To achieve and exceed all targets set
  • To deal with post, telephone calls and e-mails expeditiously and to ensure that not worked on lists and to do lists are kept up to date

Experience & Knowledge:

  • An ability to work in an organised manner
  • Excellent client care and communication skills
  • An ability to work using own initiative within boundaries
  • An ability to work effectively with people across a wide range of levels and responsibilities
  • Good IT/Keyboard skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good team working skills


  • Experience of Personal Injury or Insurance/liability
  • Experience of working with a case management system
  • Some credit hire knowledge would be beneficial but is not essential

Pre-Litigation Legal Advisor

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