Solicitor – Kennedys



Kennedys is looking for a Solicitor to join our Scottish Liability practice in Edinburgh, headed up by Partner, Rory Jackson. Rory’s personal injury focussed team has grown significantly since joining Kennedys four years ago and has over 15 team members including two partners.

The successful candidate will work on all aspects of motor and EL/PL claims up to and assisting on complex and high value personal injury across both pre-litigation and litigated files.

We are looking for candidates that have the ability to apply a commercial approach, are proactive, have excellent communication skills and strong technical abilities.  If you are interested and would like to apply, please register your details on our careers page here or contact Sophie.Ashton@kennedyslaw.com for an informal discussion.

Experience required: 

  • Scottish Qualified Solicitor
  • Strong academics
  • 0–5 years’ litigation experience* in a defendant personal injury firm
  • Experience of multi-track EL/PL and/or motor claims including larger losses.

About Kennedys

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.

Winner of the British Legal Awards 2017 UK Law Firm of the year.

*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience.  This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.