Competition Locum Lawyer

£80,000 - £90,000 pro rata
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Job Title
Practice Area
Competition / EU
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

LAW Absolute are working with a leading International firm who are seeking an experienced Competition lawyer to join their highly regarded Competition department at their offices located in the heart of the City on an interim basis. The role is to start as soon as possible for a duration of 5-6 months.

You will be joining a highly reputable team advising on an a wide spectrum of competition law matters across various industries for international clientele to include but not be limited to manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, electronic, aviation groups, energy, cinema groups, multinationals, music publishers, and consumer/retail. 

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in dealing with multi-jurisdictional Competition matters and be able to manage their own caseload from start to finish and therefore ideally have gained at least 4 years’ experience post-qualification in a similar role. The ideal candidate will have some experience in the following;

  • Mergers
  • Pricing and distribution
  • Intellectual property
  • Dominance and abusive conduct
  • Cartel and state aids (both at the EU and Member State levels).
  • Civil investigations, criminal/cartel investigations,
  • Class action antitrust litigation, and counselling/compliance program.

This vacancy represents an excellent opportunity to gain some hands on experience with a top tier firm, dealing with high calibre work in a vibrant dynamic and diverse team.  I

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

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If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.