Solicitor - Civil Litigation

London (North), London (Greater)
26 Feb 2018
26 Mar 2018
Job Title
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time


Our client is looking for an Experienced Qualified Solicitor in Civil litigation to take over from a retiring Partner in North London. Partner opportunity could be offered in the future for the right candidate.

With at least 10 years PQE, the ideal candidate would have experience in:

Commercial property related work -

  • Dilapidations,
  • Contested lease renewals under 1954 Act
  • Service charge recovery
  • Commercial landlord and tenant disputes;
  • Recovery of land from unlawful occupiers,

Corporate matters -

  • Partnership and shareholder disputes,
  • Contract disputes,
  • Employment disputes;
  • Professional negligence,
  • Desirable but not essential insurance, banking and finance disputes;

Key aspects of the role include:

  • Providing high quality legal services;
  • Conducting own case-load and providing advice and representation to the firm’s clients;
  • Ensuring services are provided in a timely fashion and the client is informed regularly on progress and costs;
  • Developing and maintaining good client relationships and managing client expectations;
  • Commercial and financial awareness including ability to take responsibility for financial control of own client matters;
  • Proactive business development and building an own client following;
  • Meeting deadlines and managing time effectively;
  • Knowledge and understanding of the SRA Code of Conduct and other relevant regulatory requirements;
  • Develop and maintain the competencies necessary to provide a proper standard of service to clients and maintain a record of professional development;
  • Complying with internal procedures and systems of the firm including file and case management, file audits, client due diligence and time recording;
  • Adhere to and promote the firm’s equality and diversity policy.

Salary and package negotiable - £65k p.a.

If you believe you have the right skills and qualities to be successful in this role, please submit your CV.


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