In house solicitor

England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
28 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Job Title
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

An enthusiastic junior legal counsel is sought to join the established in house team of this major national business.

You'll report into the Head of Legal and, working with 3 other lawyers in the team, undertake predominantly non contentious commercial contracts work such as supplier contracts, IT agreements, service contacts, licensing agreements. You'll draft, advise and negotiate on such agreements with some of the highest profile businesses in the UK.

You'll need strong communication skills, be comfortable dealing with individuals across all levels of the business, and be comfortable working in a fast paced and dynamic business. It's a great opportunity for a junior lawyer to make the move in house, build on your non-contentious background, and develop a wide range of skills which will prove useful for developing your career further. Our client will consider individuals with a non contentious background from a good commercial firm (commercial, projects, corporate, restructuring, IP, IT etc), and you could be probably from NQ to about 2 years pqe

With a high profile brand, an established and experienced legal team from which to learn, and a diverse range of contract work to experience, this could be a great opportunity for a lawyer who is committed to an in house legal career.

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