Commercial Litigation Solicitor
We are working with a directories recognised, leading national law firm, to find an entrepreneurial business minded Commercial Litigation Solicitor to join their team in their centrally located Birmingham office.
Having invested heavily in recruiting in recent years this law firm continues to develop. With a number of offices throughout the UK, they have a strong presence.
The Birmingham Litigation team is headed up by an ambitious commercially minded Partner, who has propelled the team forward since joining the firm nearly two years ago, engaging in a number of high-value and high-profile matters.
The team acts for individuals to PLCs in disputes up to £500m, both in the UK and abroad, and has a particular focus on matters involving chancery/commercial and corporate disputes, and professional negligence.
Working closely with both of the partners within the team in Birmingham the role of Solicitor / Associate will have gained similar litigation experience from another well-respected commercial law firm, and will be able to provide reliable support to their leading partners. The Solicitor will also be content to work autonomously, working on their own matters, and conducting their own business development wherever possible.
General commercial litigation experience is essential, however particular interest would be in the following areas:
- Financial services
- Debt recovery
- Contractual disputes
- Professional negligence
The Commercial Litigation Solicitor will be:
- UK qualified solicitor – offering a minimum of 3 years PQE
- Strong academics, no less than a 2:1
- A solicitor or associate at a recognised national or leading regional law firm
- Proven track record in dealing with commercial litigation matters
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Proactive business development and marketing
- Enjoys working as part of a team
- Reliable point of contact whilst senior members are away
- An entrepreneurial mind
- Forward thinking
This is an opportunity to join a busy and forward-thinking department and firm at a very exciting time.
This position will suit a solicitor who is looking to join a Litigation team which can provide career development, and exposure to first class litigation work, with particular emphasis on professional negligence, chancery matters and high level commercial disputes.
Please contact Helen Abrahams on 0121 503 2170 or email her at email@example.com for more information on the role, the firm and the team.
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|Job Level||Part Qualified|
|Job Time||Full Time|