In House Commercial Solicitor

Search Legal
England, North Yorkshire, Skipton
15 Jul 2019
12 Aug 2019
Ben Brockman
Practice area
Company and commercial
Full time
Contract type

In-House Commercial Solicitor
West Yorkshire
5+ yrs PQE
12 Month FTC

This role is working for one of the most prestigious firms based in West Yorkshire. Due to increased business activity they are looking for an experienced commercial lawyer for a new In-House Legal Counsel position working from their head office.

As a Commercial Contracts Solicitor you will take responsibility for providing legal counsel and support with regards to all aspects of commercial contracts including IT, Software Licenses and Data Protection/GDPR. Working closely with the Head of Department you will take the lead in the drafting, negotiation and completion of commercial contracts as well as dealing with other contract management issues and queries. Other duties will include supporting relevant teams in relation to data issues and keeping the department up to date with any changes within commercial law.

You will be either a Qualified Solicitor 5+ years PQE or Legal Executive currently working In-House in a Legal Counsel or for an established Commercial Department in a local Private Practice firm. This role will suit someone who wants to work In-House for a driven but friendly Commercial Department.

For more information about this, and other roles that I am recruiting for in Leeds, please contact Ben Brockman at Search Legal on 0113 308 8018 or email

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