Litigation/Dispute Resolution Associate (0-2 PQE)

Location
Essex, Brentwood
Salary
£32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted
11 Apr 2019
Closes
09 May 2019
Ref
KB13742
Contact
Katy Bowen
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Litigation / Dispute Resolution Associate
KB13742 Essex (South) £32,000 - £38,000pa


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Litigation Associate to join a Legal 500, Lexcel accredited, multi-office law firm who prides itself on being one of only 16 law firms on the NFU national panel - recognition for the outstanding quality of the service and expert knowledge.

You will be joining a busy litigation team who have over 100 years' experience supporting clients across a range of areas, including contracts, property, professional negligence, insolvency, inheritance, education and reputational defence, to name a few! As a team they are committed to working for clients and securing positive outcomes as quickly and amicably as possible and you will demonstrate the same philosophy and be determined to deliver an excellent level of client service.

Responsibilities:

  • As the Litigation Associate, you will provide clients with high quality and proactive legal advice which meets their needs
  • Manage a mixed caseload of client maters subject to appropriate supervision
  • Deliver legal services in a manner which is cost-efficient for both the client and the firm
  • Act for a mix of claimants and defendants, from obtaining initial instructions through to achieving a resolution to the dispute
  • Identify and liaise with appropriate experts and Counsel
Requirements:
  • You will ideally be an NQ Solicitor with strong previous sector experience or a Litigation Solicitor with 1-2 years PQE but all applicants are encouraged to apply if you meet the relevant criteria
  • Possess a high standard of interpersonal and communication skills
  • Enjoy marketing, networking and business development
Apply:

If you want to join a fast-growing regional firm who provide plenty of opportunity for you to shine and who offer training and excellent career progression, please contact Katy Bowen at Law Consultants for a confidential discussion.

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