Commercial Litigation Solicitor - L500 Firm - Career Development

QED Legal
£34000 - £42000 per annum
02 Jun 2023
30 Jun 2023
Nick Skelly
Job Title
Practice Area
Commercial Litigation
Contract Type
Full Time
A legal 500 listed law firm with offices based across Greater Manchester & Lancashire are seeking a junior Solicitor to join their highly regarded commercial litigation department. 

Ideally you will be an NQ - 4 Year PQE Solicitor specialising within Commercial Litigation and be comfortable managing your own caseload. You will be joining a small team but one that still deals with complex legal matters and a wide variety of work to include: contract disputes, shareholder & partnership disputes, insolvency matters, property disputes, boundary disputes and professional negligence.

Working alongside a Partner, you will become an integral part of the firm right away and will enjoy a lot of direct client contact with key clients of the firm as well as contribute to building the department further by getting actively involved in the business development activities of the firm and the department. You will be also be supporting the Partner with large & complex matters, so you will get hands on exposure to high quality work.

The team currently consists of x2 Partners, x1 Trainee Solicitor, x1 Paralegal and support staff, so you will fit into a structure that does offer the opportunity to progress your career and increase your responsibilities. The firm are very work/life balance focused and can offer a fully remote role, however there would be some travel to an office needed to liaise with the Director and discuss plans for progressing & growing the team. All fee earners currently have the choice to work remotely, hybrid or from the office and this will continue to be in place.

Salary for this role is based on existing your existing package and PQE level however as a smaller firm they are able to offer extra benefits like a flexible working patterns, a pleasant work/life balance and generous holiday allowance.

For further information please contact Nick Skelly at QED Legal for a confidential chat.