Commercial Litigation Solicitor

England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
10 Apr 2018
01 May 2018
Rachel Birkinshaw
Practice area
Commercial litigation
Full time
Contract type

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Solicitor specialising in Dispute Resolution to join a strong, mid-tier firm based in Leeds City Centre. Our client is well-established with a strong market presence and has multiple offices around the Yorkshire region. They are a corporate and commercial firm that pride themselves on building long term relationships and having a very straight forward approach when it comes to their clients. This is a great opportunity to join a hugely successful team and really develop yourself as a solicitor.
As a junior solicitor in the team you will be required to assist a number of partners with matters in various areas of dispute resolution. This will include working on files within property litigation, contract disputes, professional negligence claims and post M&A disputes to name a few. There will also be the opportunity to get involved in some high value product claims for a number of household name retailers and manufacturers. Most of the clients that you will be working with are SMEs and PLCs.

The firm is looking for a junior lawyer and have indicated that candidates between NQ 2 years pqe will succeed in this role. However, this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant knowledge/experience. Candidates must be technically strong and have previous experience of handling a broad range of work whether this be gained from a full time role or a training seat. The firm is looking for candidates that are pro-active, enthusiastic, confident and friendly.

How to apply

If you would like to apply for this role, please contact Rachel Birkinshaw or another member of the Private Practice team 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.