Commercial Litigation Solicitor

Leeds Permanent £55,000 - £67,000 per year
  • Join a national law firm in their Leeds office
  • Varied Commercial disputes work on offer

About Our Client

Our client is a large law firm with a network of offices across the UK and some presence overseas. The firm opened in Leeds several years ago and has a growing team who focus on key areas such as Disputes, Property, Construction, Banking and Insolvency. The firm is a flexible employer and can offer a competitive salary and benefits package with this role.

Job Description

The Commercial Litigation Solicitor will work closely with the Partners in the team and deal with a range of responsibilities including;

  • Managing a broad range of commercial litigation cases and disputes.
  • Acting for clients across a range of sectors
  • Supporting senior fee earners with higher value claims
  • Gaining the opportunity to get involved in various forms of ADR
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with clients, ensuring their legal needs are met.
  • Working closely with other members of the legal team on complex cases.
  • Contribute to business development and client retention initiatives.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Commercial Litigation Solicitor should have:

  • A background dealing with Commercial and or Property disputes work
  • Likely to have around 1-3 years PQE
  • Ties to the Leeds area
  • Strong academics
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary range of £58000 - £67000 per annum.
  • Generous pension scheme contribution of 5%.
  • 25 days of holiday leave.
  • Comprehensive private health care package.
  • A supportive and professional working environment in Birmingham.

Mike Smith
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+44 07881904018

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Consultant name
Mike Smith
Consultant phone
+44 07881904018
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