Interim Legal Counsel

England, East Midlands
13 Oct 2016
25 Oct 2016
Ronelle Mendez
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Company / Commercial
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Interim Legal Counsel - East Midlands - An interesting, varied and challenging interim opportunity for an experienced Solicitor to join a national business - to commence asap.

JOB TITLE: Interim Legal Counsel

PQE: 5+

LOCATION: East Midlands


THE ROLE: The Interim Legal Counsel will be joining this national company's legal team on a 3 month FTC basis. You will provide commercial and pragmatic advice to the company as a whole as well as ensuring that all compliance is followed and risks are mitigated. You will be up to date with all changes to law to ensure the business is always fully compliant. You will also play a key role in drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts.


THE CANDIDATE: The successful Legal Counsel be a qualified Solicitor or Barrister and have extensive commercial experience working within an in house role. As well as commercial contracts experience you will also have previous experience to disputes and settlement agreements and have outstanding negotiating skills. You will be a clear communicator, well organised, resilient and hard working. The interim Legal Counsel will be extremely tenacious and self motivated and your knowledge will be consistently up to date.


THE FIRM: This nationwide business are well known throughout the UK and are an excellent business to work for. The Interim Legal Counsel will be based on an initial 3 month contract.