Careers

What drives your decision for what law firm to work for?

Is it being given the opportunity to excel in your field with a thriving client base? Or are you more inclined to work somewhere that allows you to improve both your career and the lives of those you service?

If you’ve answered yes to both of those questions, then Claim Today Solicitors is the perfect fit for you and we would love to hear from you for one of our current vacancies.

Who are we?

Claim Today Solicitors is a personal injury firm that specialises in medical negligence and serious injury claims, and is nationally accredited for both client service and legal delivery in the field of personal injury, however, our care looks beyond that of your claim.

We’re proud to be the first legal services provider to have been awarded with the Customer Service Excellence charter mark award from the Cabinet Office. We’re also accredited with the Law Society’s Personal Injury Quality Scheme, as well as a Leading Firm in the Midlands’ Legal 500.

As a firm whose core principles focus on delivering excellent client service, we are always looking to go beyond a client’s claim, helping them on the road to recovery through our Claim Today, Look to Tomorrow ethos.

Employee benefits

We offer a range of employee benefits to our staff including private health insurance, dental cover, life assurance, a monthly contribution towards gym membership, death in service cover, and a stakeholder pension.

After extensive investment in our IT infrastructure, we are now also able to offer flexible working initiatives to our staff including flexible hours and home-working.

Current vacancies

We currently have no vacancies to fill. You can still send your CV through to us by emailing emma.stewart@dbsplus.co.uk.

Take a look at our current vacancies. Please note that any applications to us are made in line with our job applications privacy policy.

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NQ Personal Injury solicitor

Job title: NQ Personal Injury Solicitor
Contract length: Permanent
Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £25-30k per annum
Contact name: Emma Stewart, Associate Director – Operations and Human Relations
Contact email: emma.stewart@dbsplus.co.uk

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a recently qualified Personal Injury Solicitor to join the Personal Injury department at DBS, a professional services firm located on the edge of Birmingham City Centre.

The Personal Injury department is dedicated to serving injured clients.  We act for individuals who have suffered a wide range of injuries and aim to offer them all the highest standards of fairness and integrity at all times.  We have a national reputation in personal injury law.

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious individual.

We are looking for a recently qualified solicitor with Personal Injury experience to join a dynamic, forwarding thinking team. It is essential that you have excellent communication skills, as well as having spent at least 6 months of your training contract dealing with Personal Injury cases.

Working under the supervision of a senior solicitor, you will handle your own caseload of litigated claims from start to finish. You will be a confident and effective communicator and have the ability to acquire an understanding of the legal process quickly and accurately and will be focused on providing a high professional service to clients. You will enjoy being challenged by legal issues and expanding your knowledge in return we offer great career development opportunities, a competitive salary and benefits.

The Person:

  • NQ Solicitor with a least 6 months experience of Personal Injury gained during training contract;
  • Excellent client care skills;
  • Strong administration and coordination skills;
  • Excellent verbal, presentation and written communication skills;
  • The ability to communicate professionally at all levels within the firm;
  • The ability to work calmly under pressure; and
  • Excellent attention to detail.

Candidates will also be expected to demonstrate that they are:

  • Self-motivated and able to work without direct supervision;
  • Able to work in a busy, professional environment;
  • Proactive in their approach;
  • Focused on the delivery of a first class service and able to get hands on when required;
  • Wiliness to learn; and
  • A team player who can manage, motivate and work alongside others.

Join our team

What drives your decision for what law firm to work for? Is it being given the opportunity to excel in your field in a thriving client base? Is it the chance to be innovative within your field and offer your clients that something special? Or are you more inclined to work somewhere that allows you to improve both yourself and the communities around you?

If so, then DBS is the perfect fit for you!

More than a law firm

At DBS Law, we’re not like traditional law firms – and we don’t hide it!

We’re always looking at innovative new ways of servicing our clients, staying true to our core values of providing award-winning customer service, working to provide added value beyond our legal service offering, and having a positive impact to the communities we serve in the Midlands and nationwide.

This is highlighted through being the first law firm to receive the Government Cabinet Office’s Customer Service Excellence charter mark award, through our additional offerings through our legal and professional services such as our fee-share network Atrium or our lunchtime briefings Law over Lunch, as well as through our community work with DBS Heart.

Employee benefits

Through extensive investment in our IT infrastructure, we are now able to offer a number of flexible working initiatives to our staff including flexible hours, home working, and hot-desking.

We offer our staff a range of employee benefits including:

  • private health insurance
  • dental cover,
  • a monthly contribution towards gym membership,
  • life assurance,
  • death in service cover, and
  • a stakeholder pension.

Serious Injury Paralegal

Job title: Serious Injury Paralegal
Contract length: Permanent
Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £15-20k per annum
Contact name: Emma Stewart, Associate Director – Operations and Human Relations
Contact email: emma.stewart@dbsplus.co.uk

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Serious Injury Paralegal to join the Personal Injury department at DBS, a professional services firm located on the edge of Birmingham City Centre.

The Personal Injury department is dedicated to serving injured clients.  We act for individuals who have suffered a wide range of injuries and aim to offer them all the highest standards of fairness and integrity at all times.  We have a national reputation in personal injury law.

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious individual.

You will have 3 years minimum experience in serious injury cases, be enthusiastic, self-motivated and take pride in being the best with a desire to progress and ability to work well in a team.

Working alongside a senior solicitor, you will be a confident and effective communicator and have the ability to acquire an understanding of the legal process quickly and accurately and will be focused on providing a high professional service to clients. You will enjoy being challenged by legal issues and expanding your knowledge in return we offer great career development opportunities, a competitive salary and benefits.


Duties

  • Answering all incoming calls.
  • Sorting incoming mail
  • Data input onto internal bespoke system
  • Filing and archiving
  • Checking outgoing post
  • Ad hoc tasks as required to support the personal injury department and business as a whole

The Person:

  • 3 years experience of serious injury work;
  • Excellent client care skills;
  • Strong administration and coordination skills;
  • Excellent verbal, presentation and written communication skills;
  • The ability to communicate professionally at all levels within the firm;
  • The ability to work calmly under pressure; and
  • Excellent attention to detail.

Candidates will also be expected to demonstrate that they are:

  • Self-motivated and able to work without direct supervision;
  • Able to work in a busy, professional environment;
  • Proactive in their approach;
  • Focused on the delivery of a first class service and able to get hands on when required;
  • Wiliness to learn; and
  • A team player who can manage, motivate and work alongside others.

Join our team

What drives your decision for what law firm to work for? Is it being given the opportunity to excel in your field in a thriving client base? Is it the chance to be innovative within your field and offer your clients that something special? Or are you more inclined to work somewhere that allows you to improve both yourself and the communities around you?

If so, then DBS is the perfect fit for you!

More than a law firm

At DBS Law, we’re not like traditional law firms – and we don’t hide it!

We’re always looking at innovative new ways of servicing our clients, staying true to our core values of providing award-winning customer service, working to provide added value beyond our legal service offering, and having a positive impact to the communities we serve in the Midlands and nationwide.

This is highlighted through being the first law firm to receive the Government Cabinet Office’s Customer Service Excellence charter mark award, through our additional offerings through our legal and professional services such as our fee-share network Atrium or our lunchtime briefings Law over Lunch, as well as through our community work with DBS Heart.

Employee benefits

Through extensive investment in our IT infrastructure, we are now able to offer a number of flexible working initiatives to our staff including flexible hours, home working, and hot-desking.

We offer our staff a range of employee benefits including:

  • private health insurance
  • dental cover,
  • a monthly contribution towards gym membership,
  • life assurance,
  • death in service cover, and
  • a stakeholder pension.

Legal cashier (P/T)

Job title: Legal Cashier (P/T)
Contract length: Permanent
Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £25-28k pro rata
Contact name: Emma Stewart, Associate Director – Operations and Human Relations
Contact email: emma.stewart@dbsplus.co.uk

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Legal Cashier to join the Accounts department at DBS, a professional services firm located on the edge of Birmingham City Centre.

The successful candidate will become part of a busy Accounts team handling a varied workload of legal accounts matters to include: daily banking; completion payments and receipts; processing invoices; cheque requisitions; logging staff expenses and overtime; dealing with fee earner queries and; monitoring the client account. This is a hands-on role suited to an organised professional seeking a new challenge.

The Person:

  • A Legal Cashier with at least 6 months’ experience in a similar role;
  • Excellent technical and organisational skills;
  • IT literate to include MS Word and Excel;
  • Good working knowledge of the SAR is desirable but not essential;
  • A team player with excellent interpersonal skills across all levels;
  • You will display meticulous attention to detail;
  • Pro-active, professional and able to prioritise workload in order to meet tight deadlines.

Candidates will also be expected to demonstrate that they are:

  • Self-motivated and able to work without direct supervision;
  • Able to work in a busy, professional environment;
  • Focused on the delivery of a first class service and able to get hands on when required; and
  • Willingness to learn;

Join our team

What drives your decision for what law firm to work for? Is it being given the opportunity to excel in your field in a thriving client base? Is it the chance to be innovative within your field and offer your clients that something special? Or are you more inclined to work somewhere that allows you to improve both yourself and the communities around you?

If so, then DBS is the perfect fit for you!

More than a law firm

At DBS Law, we’re not like traditional law firms – and we don’t hide it!

We’re always looking at innovative new ways of servicing our clients, staying true to our core values of providing award-winning customer service, working to provide added value beyond our legal service offering, and having a positive impact to the communities we serve in the Midlands and nationwide.

This is highlighted through being the first law firm to receive the Government Cabinet Office’s Customer Service Excellence charter mark award, through our additional offerings through our legal and professional services such as our fee-share network Atrium or our lunchtime briefings Law over Lunch, as well as through our community work with DBS Heart.

Employee benefits

Through extensive investment in our IT infrastructure, we are now able to offer a number of flexible working initiatives to our staff including flexible hours, home working, and hot-desking.

We offer our staff a range of employee benefits including:

  • private health insurance
  • dental cover,
  • a monthly contribution towards gym membership,
  • life assurance,
  • death in service cover, and
  • a stakeholder pension.
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