Civil Litigation Solicitor/Associate Job - Exeter
Your new firm
One of our Top 100 clients are looking for a Civil Litigation Solicitor/Associate to join their successful Dispute Resolution and Litigation team in Exeter.
Your work will involve operating in diverse industry sectors such as construction, transport and infrastructure, banking and financial services and natural resources. Your caseload will consist of a variety of matters, including handling a varied caseload of legal expense backed dispute claims involving (but not limited to) property, construction and consumer contracts, reviewing and advising on legal expense cover and assisting partners and senior solicitors with more substantial disputes. You will build and maintain effective client relationships and get involved with the training, supervision and development of junior staff (where appropriate).
What you will need to succeed
You will be a solicitor with 2-5 years' post qualification experience in Civil Litigation, ideally with experience of supervising/managing junior colleagues and a proven ability to take on responsibility and manage files, independently where appropriate. You will be client focused, with an ability to work autonomously and as part of a team and enjoy building your own personal profile through assisting with business development activities.
What you will get in return
You will benefit from working for a Top ranked firm who really look after their staff, in addition to high quality work. You will receive a competitive salary and excellent career progression.
What you need to do now
If you are interested in applying for this position click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new role, please contact Harriet Chapman in complete confidence at Hays.
We would expect a lawyer with the given PQE to have gained the level of experience required, but this does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.