Commercial Senior Associate

JMC Legal
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£65000 - £75000 per annum
17 Jan 2023
14 Feb 2023
Joey Medway
Job Title
PQE Level
5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Join this Top 50 Firm and take ownership of a mixture of commercial and IP matters for heavyweight companies and regional businesses, with strong prospects to progress towards partnership.

Homing offices all across the UK, this Top 50 firm are widely recognised as a leading national player. Their superior reputation is regularly acknowledged by the Legal 500, ranking highly across numerous practice areas in the North West and Yorkshire.

Yet, it's their investment in employees which set this firm apart from the rest. With a unique growth plan in place, this firm are experts at nurturing and developing talent throughout all levels. The sheer number of home-grown partners across the offices provides insight into the success that their investment plays, secured by achieving 'Leading Legal Employer' status in the recent annual awards event.

This investment has provided for the resources and infrastructure to deal with a diverse and complex range of legal needs. The client base, as a result, is reflective of this stature. You will be representing a wide range of clients, from national household names to public bodies, making for a challenging yet rewarding working lifestyle.

The Role:

  • This is a highly rewarding opportunity for a Commercial Senior Associate to join the firm's vibrant office in Manchester, with hybrid working in place
  • The Legal 500 ranked Commercial department provide a comprehensive range of services for public & private clients across the media, retail, tech & healthcare sectors
  • As such, you will manage a diverse caseload, including commercial contracts, technology contracts (SaaS), framework agreements & supply of goods and services, data protection work, non-contentious intellectual property and corporate support
  • As a Senior Associate, you will also support the more junior members of the team and liaise with other seniors regarding the development of the department
  • In return, you can expect to receive genuine investment from the firm with a clear pathway to progress towards partnership

The Ideal Candidate:

  • An experienced Commercial Solicitor with 5 to 9 years PQE
  • Clear understanding of relevant legal issues
  • Highly meticulous & commercially focused


  • Highly competitive salary & benefits package
  • Flexible working

This is a standout opportunity for a Commercial Senior Associate to join the firm's vibrant office in Manchester.

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.