Depending on experience
16 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
Karl Tomkinson
Full time
Contract type
A compelling lawyer to join a dynamic, highly contemporary practice

The Firm
This modern, entrepreneurial practice based in the heart of London’s legal district has expanded steadily over the decade since its inception. Fielding a team of lawyers specialising in corporate, commercial and private client law, the firm prides itself on offering a quality service and cost-effective service with a strategic, creative approach, utilising a contemporary approach and state-of-the-art technology. Representing clients whose businesses have moved from cutting-edge entrepreneurial start-ups through to Stock-Exchange listings, this firm has developed a fantastic range and depth of experience in all commercial and corporate matters. The firm has made a point of doing so without losing sight of its own strengths; boutique-practice values of creativity and personal service and the strength and resources of a major firm. A vacancy has now arisen for a compelling lawyer to join the litigation team. Benefits including an excellent salary; the firm would also consider a profit share/consultancy arrangement.

The Role
You will be joining the very busy litigation department and will be taking on a challenging caseload of general civil and commercial litigation, assisting the Legal 500 recommended professional negligence team and also working with the banking dispute team.

The Candidate
The firm looks for technical brilliance as well as character, passion and commitment. This is a role for a lawyer who is looking to advance his or her career with a truly dynamic firm which has great aspirations for the future. 
You should have a straight-talking, pragmatic approach to advising clients, and be a strong strategic thinker, possessing a solid background in dispute resolution matters with a robust approach to litigation and confident, compelling advocacy skills;
Be 4+ years’ PQE in a similar role, preferably within a City firm or a heavyweight regional practice, ideally a Legal 500;
Have excellent communication skills, with colleagues and clients alike;
Be a good time manager, able to prioritise the demands of a busy caseload.

For further details of this commercial and civil litigation vacancy, please contact Karl quoting reference KT01549721



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