Commercial Litigation Solicitor

England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne
£40000 - £60000 per annum
22 Mar 2018
19 Apr 2018
Katie Hawke
Practice area
Commercial litigation
Full time
Contract type

Are you a junior commercial litigation solicitor looking to work in an international law firm? Or are you perhaps an experienced solicitor looking to take your career to the next level and handle work of the highest calibre? If so, this is an opportunity not to be missed!

Our client is a leading law firm with offices across the UK and internationally and has an outstanding reputation for its commercial litigation work and the team in Newcastle is no different.

The firm's reputation naturally lends itself to an impressive client base from a variety of sectors, including telecoms, well-known high street retailers and leading industry brands, and since the firm has a focus on excellent client service, you will be encouraged to engage in plenty of client contact.

You will be exposed to a broad range of general commercial and corporate disputes as well as sector specific work, including international and cross-border litigation, Intellectual Property, shareholder disputes, data, information and confidentiality, professional negligence claims, injunctions and arbitration and more.

The team in Newcastle boasts a supportive and collegiate working environment and sitting within a well-established commercial litigation practice means you will be working alongside some industry experts.

What also sets this role apart is the international travel opportunities on offer within the firm. For candidates who are interested, short and medium term secondments to the firm's national and international offices, allowing you to gain further experience and an insight into how other teams operate.

Candidates who have between 1 and 10 years' PQE are likely to be suitable for the role. Furthermore, the nature of the firm's clients means the team needs a solicitor who enjoys a challenge and is prepared to think laterally.

So if you are looking to take your career to the next level and handle some top quality work, why not apply?

If you would like to hear more, please contact Katie Hawke or another member of the Private Practice team. Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.