Associate

Recruiter
Kennedys
Location
Greater Manchester
Salary
Competitve
Posted
26 Jun 2019
Closes
24 Jul 2019
Ref
45557
Job Title
Associate
Practice Area
Commercial Litigation
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Kennedys are looking for an Associate to join the Commercial Litigation team. This is a great opportunity to join the team and take ownership of a challenging and varied caseload.

Experience

Essential:

  • 2-5* years’ experience Taking ownership of challenging caseloads, including going to trial.

Desirable:

  • Experience of Property Litigation would be beneficial. To have had previous client contact and attendance at business development events.

About Kennedys

Kennedys is a global law firm with expertise in dispute resolution and advisory services. With over 2,000 people worldwide across 37 offices in the UK, Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific and America we have some of the most respected legal minds in their field.

Our lawyers handle both contentious and non-contentious matters, and provide a range of specialist legal services, for many industry sectors but we have particular expertise in litigation and dispute resolution, especially in defending insurance and liability claims.

We welcome high-performing lawyers, business services professionals, secretaries, graduates and apprentices to join our rapidly expanding global firm. Whatever your role at Kennedys, you’ll be involved in exciting and stimulating work, where your input will make a difference.

What do we have to offer?

We’re a fresh-thinking firm, and we’re not afraid to bring challenging new perspectives to the table way beyond the traditional realm of legal services. We empower our clients with a diverse range of ideas, tools and technology to make their lives easier, as well as delivering exceptional results, every time.

We develop careers in an innovative and collaborative global environment, with a variety of training opportunities available.  This includes secondment opportunities to clients and our global offices.  We believe that supporting individual growth and development puts us in the best position to attract and retain talented individuals. Regardless of role or level, everyone has access to virtual learning opportunities to help you develop your skills when you need to, wherever you are in the world.

*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.