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Legal & Inquest Manager

Job Description

Service Care Legal are currently working alongside an NHS Trust in West London who are seeking a Legal and Inquest Manager to join their Clinical Governance team on a contract basis. Please find below further details regarding the position.

ROLE: Legal & Inquest Manager
LOCATION: West London
RATE: £34.00 to £37.00 per hour
CONTRACT: 3 months ongoing

The Role

  • To lead and manage the internal legal inquest processes throughout the trust
  • To ensure the trust is prepared for inquest, to ensure all internal have up to date legislative advice and
  • To advise the Trust Secretary in relation to engaging and retaining access to external legal advice in accordance with the potential need and associated risks of inquest hearings
  • To lead on the development of quality and safety reports relating to inquests and legal matters for regular and ad hoc meetings

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister would be highly desirable for this position
  • A legal qualification with strong inquest experience would also be considered
  • Previous claims management and inquest experience is essential for this position
  • Previous experience of working within an NHS or healthcare setting would be highly desirable

If this sounds like an opportunity of interest, please contact Lloyd Stanley on 01772 208969 , or email We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.