Search our site

Clinical Negligence Fee Earner

Location: Manchester / Hybrid

We have an exciting opportunity available for an experienced fee earner to work within our Clinical Negligence team.

Whether you are a legal executive or a newly qualified solicitor (ideally up to 3 yrs PQE) you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to those whose lives have been impacted by Clinical Negligence including claims against the NHS and private treatment provided by hospitals, GP’s and Dentists.

Types of claims include, but are not limited to, brain injuries, birth injuries, delay and misdiagnosis including cancer claims, poor surgical technique and incorrect treatment. You will be working on a variety of cases including claims on behalf of minors, through to fatalities. As someone continuing to build their career within this specialist area of law you will enjoy the autonomy of running a small caseload (subject to experience and supervision) but also have the opportunity to assist a Partner working on cases of varying complexities and values which can include those exceeding the value of £1 million.

A tailored approach to our clients is taken, therefore client care skills along with experience in clinical negligence claims is essential.

You will be working within a friendly, sociable and incredibly supportive team with additional opportunities for enhancing your business development skills with career progression opportunities. You can enjoy the benefits of working from home with our fantastic agile working arrangements which are complemented by our bright and modern premises in Manchester for your days in the office (currently 2 days a week). You will also have the opportunity for some travel in order to meet with our clients face to face and a flexible approach in respect of this is welcomed.

If you have a genuine interest and enthusiasm for this area of law as well as some existing experience with the empathetic and authentic approach to dealing with clients that we pride ourselves on, then we would love to hear from you.

To apply for this exciting and rewarding role at our award-winning law firm please send your CV and a cover letter to 

Horwich Cohen Coghlan Limited t/a Horwich Cohen Coghlan (HCC) Solicitors a registered company in England and Wales registered number 08043633. Our registered office is Trafford House, Chester Road, Manchester, M32 0RS. We are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, SRA Number 608056. Our conduct is governed by the SRA Standards and Regulations which can be accessed here: