Solicitor - Dispute Resolution

Location
Herne Bay, Kent
Salary
Circa £35,000 negotiable
Posted
05 Jul 2019
Closes
02 Aug 2019
Job Title
Solicitor
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Solicitor - Dispute Resolution

Circa £35,000 negotiable

Herne Bay, Kent.

 

Due to recent expansion we are looking for an additional solicitor / CILEx to join our Dispute Resolution team, based at our Herne Bay office.

The successful Dispute Resolution Solicitor candidate will work alongside our head of department and a litigation executive, and will also provide support our Commercial Debt department.

The ideal Dispute Resolution Solicitor candidate will be based at our Herne Bay office, but able to travel to other offices in Kent and London. 

Requirements of the Dispute Resolution Solicitor:

  • Reputable degree (2.1 or higher)
  • Completed a training contract at a reputable firm
  • Possess a firm grasp of the Civil Procedure Rules and all aspects of civil dispute resolution in the county courts and the High Court (from pre-action through to enforcement)
  • Confidence to handle a full caseload of civil/commercial litigation, with relative autonomy and be able to assist other lawyers with all aspects of case management
  • Strong drafting skills with experience of preparing court documents and drafting pleadings, costs budgets, statements of costs, instructions to counsel / experts etc
  • Good working knowledge and experience dealing with all forms of ADR, including mediation
  • Familiarity with case management systems and Microsoft Office 365

Hadfield Bull and Bull is a full service commercial law firm with offices in London and across Kent. We represent clients on a local, national and international level. We deliver bespoke, premium quality legal services at competitive cost. We are open to considering applications from CILEx candidates 

Free on site parking and bonus scheme available for the successful candidate.