Employment Solicitor

JMC Legal.
England, London, City of London
£60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
18 Feb 2021
24 Feb 2021
Jonny Dickens
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Full Time

Are you looking for a springboard to partnership? Perhaps, you hit a glass ceiling in your current role? This growing a well-respected law firm can offer a credible and clear career progression journey. One of the most exciting L500 firms in the south east have recently expanded into the City of London. They are looking for unparalleled individuals to join their revolution into Central London as they continue to consolidate their position as market leaders.

This firm is seeking an Employment Solicitor 5 years+ PQE to embrace the opportunity of working alongside their top-class team, with the view of building the department, growing the team and working up to partnership.

They only look at top of the range candidates and this role is an exceptional opportunity for an Employment Solicitor 5 years+ PQE who has the ambition to match that of this client leading firm.

The Firm

This growing Legal 500 and award-winning practice has a rich heritage dating back decades and has 4 offices throughout London and Kent. This full multi-service practice has grown in recent times and now stand at over 150 specialist lawyers dealing with a range of Private and Commercial clientele.

With departments ranked highly in various prestigious directories they have subsequently attracted many Lawyers out of top London practices looking for more in the way of work-life balance, better career prospects, whilst not compromising on the quality of work.

You will find a dynamic, professional and friendly team. There is real team spirit running throughout the organisation. On a social level, there is a busy social calendar with events, including day-breaks and activities. The investment they place in their staff has led to high levels of productivity and the creation of an excellent company culture.

The practice also has an unrivalled staff retention rate; this is well demonstrated by the number of "homegrown" partners that they house.

The firm's lawyers have vast amounts of technical expertise, this coupled with their commercially savvy mindset and high levels of client service, make them the first port of call locally for legal and international services. They receive a growing amount of their work from referrals, which demonstrates their outstanding reputation which has led to them opening a new office in Central London.

The Role

The firm are seeking to hire a Senior Employment Solicitor into their City of London office, with remote working initially.

You will join the growing employment department. They are currently busy and have a surge of new work flowing into the department. You will deal with a wide range of industry sectors, not only that, you will also deal with a vast array of different work, the variety of will make an interesting caseload.

You will deal with OMB, SME and national companies. The work will be a mixture of respondent / claimant and contentious / non-contentious. Work will include, but not be limited to, Settlement agreements, redundancy, unfair dismissal, contractual disputes, employment tribunals, wrongful dismissal, whistleblowing, and corporate support.


  • You will have 5+ Years PQE as an Employment Solicitor (there is no upper limit of experience)
  • You will have ambition to progress
  • You will have a meticulous eye for detail and be results driven
  • You will have excellent communication skills
  • You must be someone who embraces business development and is a self-starter


  • Salary is negotiable depending on your level of experience and background and competitive.
  • On offer is a lucrative bonus structure that allows you to increase on your earnings

This is a stand-out opportunity for an Employment Solicitor 5+ years PQE to join this flourishing department based in the City of London.

Apply now for immediate consideration or please call for a confidential conversation.