Commercial Litigation NQ

Leeds Permanent £48,000 - £50,000 per year
  • Flexible working on offer
  • Great opportunity to join a growing disputes team for an international law firm

About Our Client

The company is a well-established legal firm in the professional services industry, employing over 2000 staff. With a strong presence in most major UK cities, the firm is renowned for its commitment to delivering exceptional services to its clients. The firm offers great training and support alongside excellent career development for its junior lawyers.

Job Description

The Commercial Litigation NQ will have broad responsibilities including;

  • Managing a diverse caseload of commercial litigation matters.
  • The work will be varied and will include areas such as procurement disputes, IT disputes to house-builder disputes.
  • Assisting senior team members with complex litigation cases.
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with clients.
  • Collaborating with the legal team to develop case strategies.
  • Conducting research to support case preparation.
  • Preparing legal documents, such as pleadings and motions.
  • Take responsibility for business development with support from the senior lawyers



The Successful Applicant

The successful Commercial Litigation NQ should have:

  • Strong academics
  • An ability to manage a diverse caseload of litigation matters.
  • Completed a seat in Litigation during your training contract
  • Strong research skills.
  • Ties to the Leeds area
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A detail-oriented approach to work.
  • The ability to work well in a team setting.
  • A commitment to continuous learning and professional development.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary ranging circa 48-50k per annum.
  • A generous benefits package, including a 5% pension contribution, health benefits, a bonus scheme, and flexible working arrangements.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression.
Contact
Mike Smith
Quote job ref
JN-122023-6272361
Phone number
+44 113 2437730

Job summary

Job function
Legal
Subsector
Litigation
Sector
Business Services
Location
Leeds
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Mike Smith
Consultant phone
+44 113 2437730
Job reference
JN-122023-6272361