Legal Counsel

England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£50000 - £60000 per annum
12 Jan 2023
09 Feb 2023
Ciaran O'Neill
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you Commercial Lawyer seeking to make the move In-House? Or a Legal Counsel seeking to transition into the fast paced ever changing logistics sector?

I have partnered exclusively with a UK based logistics company who are seeking to add a Legal Counsel to their team in Yorkshire.

They are one of the fast growing companies within logistics sector and transport goods for a variety of domestic clients.





About the role:

  • You will be assisting the Commercial and Business Development departments in both contract negotiations and the drafting of commercial agreements.
  • You will be expected to provide advice on a varying number of legal matters whilst offering support and reporting directly into a Senior Legal Counsel, with a focus on identifying and addressing legal risk across the company.
  • Advising and addressing legal issues in respect of various matters including compliance, company projects and contractual disputes.
  • Advising and drafting documents in relation to company claims.

About you:

  • A qualified solicitor in England & Wales between 2-5 Years PQE
  • Extensive experience of drafting and negotiating contracts
  • In House experience would be advantageous, however, candidates from Private Practice are encouraged to apply.