In-house Legal Adviser - Global Brand - Leeds City Centre

West Yorkshire
26 Jul 2017
23 Aug 2017
Andy Balmer
Full time
Contract type
In-house Legal Adviser - Global Brand - Leeds City Centre

A superb and rare opportunity has arisen for a transactional lawyer to join a global brand in Leeds city centre in a "non transactional" advisory capacity. This role would be perfect for someone who wants to move into industry into a more "commercial business" focus role.

Florit Brooke know the team extremely well having placed over 20 lawyers in recent years and the feedback on the culture and work environment is excellent.

Reporting into an extremely talented, Associate General Counsel, you will provide support across the global units on aspects such as policy changes, contractual risk and frameworks. You will also assist the legal team in establishing a strategy for the coordination of "best practice" and will maintain and develop positive and professional working relationships with members of the global legal team. The role is extremely diverse and one which will have an excellent career path for a global brand.

To be considered for the role you will a UK qualified solicitor with a minimum of 2 years PQE from a Top tier law firm or an in-house legal team. Candidates from a commercial, corporate, pensions, banking background will be considered.

The team has an array of talent from different backgrounds and is extremely meritocratic. This is wonderful and rare opportunity for high quality lawyers to be part of a global brand.
Florit Brooke advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the level of experience required for the role and this does not prohibit applications from candidates who are able to demonstrate the necessary skills and experience. We aim to respond to enquiries as soon as possible but if we have not contacted you within 5 days then unfortunately on this occasion your application has not quite met the requirements of our client closely enough.