Health and Safety Solicitor

Location
England, London
Salary
£55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
02 Jan 2019
Closes
30 Jan 2019
Ref
67289
Contact
Jon Cowdry
Practice area
Crime, Fraud
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

THE FIRM

The firm specialises in domestic and international corporate crime, financial crime, regulatory enforcement, and serious and general crime.

THE ROLE

Our client is seeking to recruit a first rate lawyer with expertise in the following areas to join our Business Crime department:

Corporate crime, financial crime, financial regulatory enforcement, tax investigations, dispute resolution, anti-money laundering and anti-bribery & corruption compliance.

Some business travel abroad will be a feature of this role.

Experience in health & safety offences, corporate manslaughter, regulatory and disciplinary proceedings and cyber-crime may be useful but is not essential.

THE PERSON

The successful candidate will have:

  • at least 1 years + PQE or equivalent experience;
  • an in-depth understanding of criminal/regulatory investigations and prosecutions and the ability to advise both individual and corporate clients subject to, or affected by, investigations, prosecutions and/or proceedings brought by the UK's investigating and prosecuting authorities e.g. by the SFO, FCA, NCA and CMA;
  • an excellent academic background and an analytical mind;
  • experience in some or all of the relevant practice areas outlined above; and
  • be keen to join a team of dedicated lawyers at the forefront of this area of the law.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.