Defendant clinical negligence and healthcare lawyer - London

The MDDUS is a leading medical and dental defence organisation that has been supporting doctors and dentists for well over 100 years, dealing with the legal and ethical aspects of clinical practice. Membership covers hospital doctors, GPs and dentists, whether in the NHS or practising privately.

Working from offices in London and Glasgow, the in-house legal services department provide advice and representation in clinical negligence claims, General Medical Council/General Dental Council proceedings, advice on complaints, assistance with disciplinary and regulatory matters, legal representation, support at Coroner’s inquests and assistance with ombudsman investigations.

Recognising that these are evolving times, the business is in robust shape and prepared to face any changes ahead - this is an exciting time to be part of an expanding team. The in-house legal services department is cohesive, well-structured, and keen to provide career opportunities and progression for the team members.


Due to continued growth, the department is looking for a motivated and well-organised solicitor. You will handle your own caseload of clinical negligence and regulatory work, and assist the Director of Advisory and Legal Services in the management of more complex matters as well as advisory and other member representation. Training will be given in certain areas of healthcare work if required.


This is an excellent opportunity to work in-house and alongside experts in an exciting culture of continual improvement of service, reputation and professionalism. In return for your commitment, you’ll receive a market-leading salary and benefits package, including significant pension contribution and holiday allowance. For further information please contact

Closing date: Friday 26th October

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