Litigation Solicitor - NQ+
Salary £40,000 - £55,000 per annum
Consultant Nisha Jassi
Date posted 16 November 2018 2018-11-162019-01-15 legal UK Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk https://www.robertwalters.co.uk/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
A rare opportunity has arisen in a market leading disputes team based in Birmingham.
About the role
This busy Commercial Litigation team work with public and private sector bodies on complex disputes, often involving multiple parties. Assisting one of two Partners in the team, the successful candidate will be exposed to a wide variety of contract disputes, arbitration and professional negligence matters.
Daily tasks of the Commercial Litigation Solicitor will include handling settlement negotiations, dealing with disclosure, researching intricate points of law and assisting with business development initiatives.
About the person
The NQ-3 PQE Commercial Litigation Solicitor will be a UK qualified solicitor with at least 6 months experience gained in a Commercial Litigation seat at a comparable firm. Candidates with more experience will also be considered. In addition, the Commercial Litigation Solicitor must be a competent advocate and be able to present orally and conduct negotiations when required.
Alongside an exceptional academic record, key skills that the Commercial Litigation Solicitor must possess include a keen attention to detail, excellent verbal and written communication skills, a thirst for knowledge, client focus and the ability to identify and develop appropriate networking opportunities.
About the firm
This Legal 500 firm are very well regarded in the West Midlands market and continue to grow from strength to strength with large expansion plans over the next 12 months. The firm has a reputation for encouraging a friendly and supportive environment and juniors are encouraged to take a key role in files with responsibility being given from day one. Furthermore, this firm are renowned for paying competitive salaries outside of Birmingham city centre.
For further information on this or other similar roles please contact Nisha Jassi at Robert Walters on 0121 260 2562 or email email@example.com