Litigation Lawyer

Essex/East London
£excellent plus 25% of all fees in excess of three times salary
29 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Job Title
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client are one of the largest practices in the area, located in a buzzing and affluent area full of multimillion pound properties. With a management team described as “switched on”, it’s a practice that punches above its weight and is not your typical high street firm with a large number of corporate clients. The business is a general practice providing advice to a broad cross section of the local community. Its influence has spread in recent years to a client base that is now nationwide and in some instances international. Friendly and personable and a strong belief in building lasting relationships with clients.

They now wish to recruit a solicitor or Legal executive join the Litigation Team. The successful candidate will be taking over a full and existing caseload that traditionally has delivered a high fee income per annum, dealing primarily with Civil litigation you will manage a varied caseload, advising businesses and individuals on areas to include: contractual disputes; property litigation; personal injury and some family. A Lawyer with ambition and gravitas is preferred, together with the ability to build productive relationships with professional work referrers and develop a flow of referrals. You will need to be a good communicator, able to manage, encourage and develop the other members of the team and work  closely with Partners and fee earners from other disciplines.