Employment solicitor - 2 to 8 PQE

London (Central), London (Greater)
Depending on experience + benefits
12 Jan 2022
09 Feb 2022
Job Title
Practice Area
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

A growth-focussed US law firm based near Chancery Lane presents a great opportunity for an experienced 2 to 8 PQE Employment solicitor.

About the role

You will be tasked with delivering high quality, profitable legal support to Armstrong Teasdale clients, as well as supporting other departments when employment issues arise for their clients.

You will be expected to run your own files and develop strong relationships with clients.

Active contribution to business development and marketing initiatives is expected, along with supporting the career progression of junior and/or trainee solicitors.

About you

You will be joining us at a time of growth – both in the UK and the US – and we are looking for the right person to grow with us.

You will have at two to eight years’ recent UK employment experience at a commercial law firm, and be motivated and able to exercise a high degree of self-management along with the ability to prioritise.

You will be a team player with a flexible approach to work; you should be confident, results-driven and pro-active.  Accuracy and attention to detail are essential, as are strong communication and negotiation skills.

You will have a current England and Wales practising certificate (or the entitlement to obtain one) and a minimum 2:1 degree (preferably in law).

Additional language skills would be desirable.

About us

Armstrong Teasdale has a long and distinguished track record of delivering sophisticated legal advice and exceptional service to a dynamic client base around the world.  

Whether an issue is global or local, large or small, Armstrong Teasdale provides each client with an invaluable combination of legal resources and practical advice in nearly every area of law.

The firm has 14 offices throughout the US and in the UK, and more than 660 lawyers and staff firmwide.

Our Employment practice

With an international footprint, Armstrong Teasdale advises employment and labour clients across industry sectors no matter where their operations may be.

We represent employers of all sizes around the world, from emerging companies to some of the world’s largest listed companies, as well as governmental entities, educational institutions and non-profits.  

While our teams work seamlessly across international borders, employment and labour law presents distinct differences and jurisdictional nuances. Our lawyers have in-depth experience navigating those various challenges, particularly in the US and UK.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

Due to the volume of applications, we regret that we are only able to reply to successful candidates.

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Do you have two to eight PQE UK employment law experience?

Do you hold an England and Wales practising certificate, or are you eligible to obtain one?

Can you demonstrate client relationship management?

Have you made demonstrable contributions to business development activities?

Have you support or mentored junior colleagues?

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