Our client has a vacancy for an experienced solicitor / CILEX qualified lawyer in their award-winning legal practice based in Grantham. Working closely with the Head of Legal, you will be working on an established caseload of business owners and directors and small to medium enterprises and report to the managing director.
The role will offer the opportunity to work closely with a wide variety of commercial contracts and agreements. The portfolio of matters is split broadly into three areas (all in growth): Drafting and non-contentious, Commercial Property and Leasehold and business disputes and litigation.
To be a good fit for the position, you will be a pragmatic lawyer and find enjoyment in discovering commercial solutions for your clients. An interest in developing long-term relationships with people through social media channels, direct relationships and public speaking is essential. An interest in a broad variety of work covering all aspects of commercial law is a must.
Candidates will be offered a healthy work/life balance and will gradually be progressed to the position of Head of Commercial Law in a relatively short time period.
Our client envisages that candidates with a minimum of four years' experience will have the relevant skills / knowledge for this position; however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this range but who have the relevant experience.
For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact David Smith at Newton Shaw. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee of £250 for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.