Depending on experience
07 Mar 2018
04 Apr 2018
Nell Jones
Practice area
Commercial litigation
Full time
Contract type
Join an expanding, diverse and forward-thinking firm

The Firm
Our client is a multi-accredited (including Lexcel) firm based in Kent and the greater London area, dealing with a wide range of civil and commercial matters. The firm provides a cost-effective, friendly service to clients and is expanding rapidly with a new office opening soon. Using the latest in modern technology the firm is committed to combining the best of a High Street practice – supporting local charities and establishing roots in the local community – with the professionalism and drive of a big City practice. The firm is now currently looking to recruit a lawyer to join the commercial litigation team located in the Orpington office, which is situated in the very pleasant High Street with excellent transport links.

The Role
The commercial litigation team is instructed in a wide range of matters, including a substantial level of instructions relating to debt recovery as well as general litigation including landlord and tenant and commercial property transactions. This is a role suitable for a solicitor of about 2 years’ PQE or the firm will consider a legal executive with a similar level of experience.

The Candidate
This is a great opportunity to join an expanding firm, and would suit an ambitious junior lawyer of 1- 3 years’ PQE or a legal executive with a similar level of experience;
You should have excellent communication skills with the ability to explain complex matters in clear, plain English; be a determined negotiator and possess robust advocacy skills;
Have a commercial approach to resolving problems;
Fluency in a second language would be advantageous.

For further details of this commercial litigation vacancy, please contact Nell quoting reference NJ01694601


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