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Attorney (Ref: KHA)
Remuneration: Market Related

Position in the Legal sector in Durban - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Friday 19 November 2021
Job Description:

Well established law firm seeks Admitted Attorney to join their team in their personal injury department.

Please email applications through to kay@armstrongappointments.com

Main job function

Preparation and research on all third party claims related litigation matters

Mediation process

Represent clients on all third party claims related litigation matters

Settle non-litigious matters before they are set down for trial

Reporting

Responsible for all Magistrate and Regional Court matters and to offer litigation services accordingly

Qualifications:

Admission as an Attorney in the High Court of South Africa

Experience:

5+ years’ experience in personal injury litigation - NOT NEGOTIABLE

Strategic capability and leadership

Results orientation

Business and financial acumen

Organisational resilience

Dispute resolution, mediation, and negotiation skills

Knowledge of Law of Delict including Personal Injury and Third party compensation law

Knowledge of the RAF Act of 1996 as amended as well as the RAF Transitional Provisions Act of 2012 and its Regulations

Knowledge of Civil proceedings in the Magistrate, Regional and High Courts of South Africa

Knowledge of relevant case law and Legislation

Skills to draft pleadings and discovery of documentation on all court processes

Experience in civil litigation

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Kay Henderson kay@armstrongappointments.com