We are always looking for talented people to join our growing team. Whether you’re legally qualified or interested in joining as part of our support team, our success depends on recruiting exceptional talent so that we can keep providing the highest quality legal services to our clients.
New Claims Team
Founded in March 2001 Michael Lewin Solicitors has quickly grown from a small local practice to a medium sized national firm offering a wide variety of specialist legal services to individuals and businesses. Today it employs over 80 people (fee earners and support teams) in the North of Leeds. The Firm prides its selves on the very highest standards of customer service and a very personal nature of work.
We have a requirement for a full-time member of the New Claims Team. The purpose of this role is to provide a vital first-time impression of the firm, by speaking to potential new clients, assessing their needs and capturing their information. This covers all departments within the firm, but predominantly Personal Injury.
The candidate should have a wonderful telephone manner and be able to speak to a variety of different clients with a wide range of needs. The ideal Candidate will have the ability to:
- Be computer literate
- Can handle a varied workload
- Be able to work as a team
- Be able to assist all clients, including those who English is not their first language
- Be empathic to the client’s situation
- Treat client information with confidentiality
- Be able to handle upset or difficult clients
Successful applicants do not necessarily have to have telephone experience, but have to show willing to learn and adapt to all situations. Preferable candidates will have a customer service background, but it is not essential as all training will be provided.
This is a starter level role, that provides the successful candidate with a foot in the door to working in a successful law firm. Allowing them to experience the firm and how it works from the ground up. Ideally for someone who is wanting to build a career within ML Solicitor.
All CVs and Covering Letters should be submitted to Claire Sutton by email.
We believe in developing the skills of our employees and providing exciting opportunities for you to excel in both your professional and personal growth. We are also committed to making Michael Lewin Solicitors a fun, supportive environment to work in.
Even if we do not have vacancies advertised, you can send a speculative CV to firstname.lastname@example.org with a covering letter explaining why you’d like to work for Michael Lewin Solicitors and the kind of role you’re looking for. Your CV will be retained in our talent bank and we’ll be in touch when a suitable role becomes available.