Job Ref JW/21 07
Experience Level NQ - 1 YRS PQE
Practice Area Corporate & CommercialLitigation
A truly outstanding opportunity has arisen with one of the largest firms in the Southwest. They are independently recognised as one of the UK’s leading national law firms with top quality clients and excellent work.
The working atmosphere in the firm is positive, supportive, relaxed but professional, and they pride ourselves on taking a practical, considerate, and collaborative approach with both clients and colleagues.
We are now looking for a technically strong, personable, versatile, commercially minded and ambitious lawyer, looking to pursue a career in commercial litigation.
The commercial litigation team is part of the wider dispute resolution group. It handles a range of complex litigation and international arbitration. It also provides strategic advice on claims avoidance and risk management. ”.
The work of the team is diverse but key areas are:
Company and partnership disputes, including shareholder litigation;
Claims for injunctive relief;
The team’s client base is diverse and ranges from household name PLCs, mid-tier businesses (quoted and owner-managed), international companies and high net worth private clients. The client has a large amount of international work and the commercial litigation team is no exception, frequently handling or coordinating cases with an international element and working with overseas lawyers. The team also works closely with other areas of the firm on contentious matters.
Qualifications and Experience
A strong team player with good interpersonal skills, strong academics and high-quality experience – typically with a major City or leading national/regional practice – who has a commercial approach and excellent technical, communication and negotiation skills.
Origin Legal is handling a number of Litigation Solicitor vacancies throughout the South East. If you are a Solicitor or Legal Executive looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion.
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