Knowledge Lawyer

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£65000 - £85000 per annum
23 Jan 2023
20 Feb 2023
JN -012023-5912737
Jennifer Lees
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a unique opportunity to join our client, an international law firm in a relatively new role as a Knowledge Lawyer.

Client Details

Our client is an international law firm with offices based in Manchester, they have a fantastic reputation throughout the legal industry having won numerous awards and an enviable client base.


As a Knowledge Lawyer you will be will be expected to write and co-author relevant content for a range of publications that will include areas outside of your legal specialism. Your role will involve working closely with partners, lawyers and business service teams. You will research key themes aligned to clients needs; Monitor global regulatory developments; Write content (website/social media/horizon scanning, etc.) Support lawyers with the development of their client facing writing skills and to support their client conversations.


This new role as a Knowledge Lawyer would be a great role for a current fee earner looking for an alternative legal career path or a junior professional support lawyer wanting to focus on client facing knowledge outside of their practice area specialism. The ideal candidate will be a minimum of 1PQE - potentially currently specialising in corporate or commercial work (although our client is open to other areas). Please note that the level of PQE identified is a guide only and does not preclude candidates with more or less PQE from applying.

Job Offer

  • Excellent salary
  • Great package
  • Exciting role