Environmental Solicitor

Recruiter
BCL Legal
Location
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
Salary
£42000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
05 Apr 2019
Closes
02 May 2019
Ref
JHO/69585/RC1
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Employment
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Environmental Solicitor, Manchester

This is a rare opportunity for a solicitor to join a renowned environmental team at a leading international firm in Manchester City Centre. Whilst environmental experience is desirable, the firm will also consider candidates from a transactional background with strong technical skills who are keen to specialise in environmental law.

The Firm and The Team

- International firm known for their technical excellence and expertise
- Nationally recognised environmental team who have an enviable reputation in the environmental field globally
- Wide reach in environmental work
- International client base

The Role

- Working with some of the leading experts in the field, you will gain exposure to a wide variety of non-contentious environmental work
- This includes advising on issues ranging from contamination to waste, REACH, BREXIT, biocides and more
- Whilst the majority of work is standalone, you will also have the opportunity to work with colleagues from other teams, providing advice on real estate and corporate transactions
- You will also be involved in providing training both internally and externally

The Candidate

- Qualified Solicitor in England and Wales
- The firm are able to consider candidates at a range of PQE levels
- NQ solicitors coming up to qualification will be considered
- Whilst environmental experience is preferred, candidates with strong academics, a transactional background and a desire to specialise in environmental work are encouraged to apply
- High level technical skills are essential, together with a strong client facing attitude and enthusiasm to build external relationships

The Benefits

- Fantastic salary and benefits package
- Opportunity to work as part of a high performing, cohesive and busy team with excellent prospects for career development
- The firm has a strong reputation for providing solicitors with early levels of responsibility within a supportive, stretching environment

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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