Civil Litigation Solicitor

England, West Yorkshire
£28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
22 Feb 2018
21 Mar 2018
Rachel Birkinshaw
Practice area
Civil litigation
Full time
Contract type

A long established, full service law firm in Wakefield requires a driven and enthusiastic Solicitor specialising in civil litigation to join their expanding team. This is a fantastic role that will give you excellent exposure to a broad mix of Civil Litigation files, covering everything from landlord and tenant disputes to probate and Personal Injury files. This would be a fantastic new challenge for an established Solicitor.

Our client has been serving the North of England for around 100 years and has developed a loyal client base stretching across the area. They are looking for the right candidate who can help build on this reputation and bring more work into the team.

The Role:
-You will gain excellent exposure to a broad mixture of Civil Litigation files covering landlord and tenant disputes, probate, commercial, debt, Personal Injury and much more.
-Running your own desk, you will handle the files from start to completion under minimum supervision, taking full autonomy over your work.
-This is an exciting time to join their reputable team as they are growing and developing.
-The firm is looking for somebody who can play a pivotal role in the team and bring in new work through networking and business development.

The Candidate:

-Ideally you will be a qualified Solicitor with at least 2 years pqe, however the firm is flexible and happy to consider candidates that fall outside this bracket that possess the correct knowledge and skillset to succeed in this role.
-You must be able to confidently run your own mixed Civil Litigation caseload from start to completion and have demonstrable experience in this practice area.
-Taking part in Business Development you must be a confident communicator and networker.
-Those with a demonstrable team spirit would be most suited.
-Ideally this role would suit someone looking for part-time hours, but the firm can be open minded in this regard.


-Competitive Salary
-High quality work

How to apply

If you would like to apply for this role, please contact Rachel Birkinshaw at Sacco Mann. Alternatively, if you would be interested in other available opportunities, please visit our website or contact one of our specialist consultants. If this role is not for you, but you know someone who may be interested then please let them or us know as we offer a reward scheme for all successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.