In house Legal Counsel

Location
Central London
Salary
Up to circa £70,000
Posted
28 Jan 2022
Closes
23 Feb 2022
Ref
01221116
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Superb in-house legal counsel opportunity (from NQ) with a fast expanding UK healthcare business based in their London office.

The Role

The client is looking to recruit a legal counsel (from NQ) to join their existing legal team (currently comprising of two lawyers and a paralegal).

The business is fast growing by acquisition and therefore the role will involve working closely with the acquisition team and external lawyers as well as the opportunity to work on a varied caseload providing legal support across the business. The role will include (as well as working on other legal matters):

  • Supporting and advising on corporate acquisitions as the business looks to grow further by acquisition which will include instructing and managing the business’ outside counsel;
  • Providing legal support to the business including advising on, reviewing, drafting and negotiating a range of commercial contracts;
  • Dealing with GDPR/ Data protection matters;
  • Advising on HR matters;
  • Advising on potential disputes; and
  • Providing legal training and helping maintain the business’ precedents.

Ideally, the candidate will have in house legal experience as well as corporate/ commercial, real estate and some contentious legal experience. 

Salary guidance of up to circa £70,000.

Apply Now

For further information on this in house legal counsel role including job description (and other in-house counsel / lawyer and commercial lawyer roles) please contact Robert Davidson at Accordia Legal or apply for this role.

Any PQE indicated in this advertisement is intended for guidance only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.

Accordia Legal is a trading name of Accordia Recruitment Limited.

Accordia Recruitment Limited is acting as an Employment Agency with respect to this vacancy.