Solicitor (Personal Injury) – Jackson Boyd Lawyers

Jackson Boyd Lawyers are one of Scotland’s foremost personal injury firms, dealing with thousands of cases each year. We pride ourselves on delivering a first class, cost-effective service to insurance companies, legal expenses insurers, insurance brokers and individual clients. We are presently seeking a solicitor to join our Personal Injury Team.

The Role:


Job Title:                    Solicitor (Personal Injury)

Primary Location:      Glasgow City Centre

Reports To:                Partner Level

Hours of Work:          Full time – Monday to Friday, 9am until 5pm with a one hour lunch break

Salary:                          Competitive


Key Purpose:

To manage a mixed caseload of Personal Injury cases principally arising from road traffic accidents, employers/public liability and medical negligence.

Key Accountabilities:

Specifically, but not exclusively:

  • To manage a mixed caseload of personal injury actions and to assist Partners in dealing with more complex cases.
  • Drafting of pleadings, obtaining witness statements as required and conducting proofs.
  • Drafting correspondence and reporting to clients
  • Complying with our clients’ Service Level Standards.
  • Providing support to our team of paralegals and claims handlers.

Experience Required:

  • Solid traineeship and/or up-to 3 years’ post-qualifying experience in personal injury litigation.

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Communicates clearly and concisely both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to analyse problems and information, evaluating options and risks in order to identify the most appropriate and commercial solution
  • Demonstrates a conscientious and commercially focussed approach
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships, influence and gain
  • Well organised with strong administration and time management skills with the ability to work efficiently, adhere to service level standards and comply with deadlines
  • Competent user of IT systems to maximise efficiency and effectiveness
  • Demonstrates the willingness and ability to develop own knowledge and skills in line with business requirements

Application Process

To apply for this role, please visit our careers section at or send an up to date CV along with a covering letter and salary expectations to