A skilled Commercial Litigation Partner is required to join a highly successful commercial practice. This is a career changing role and our client is looking to bring a Commercial Litigation Partner, either junior or equity, or Senior Associate with a view to quickly becoming a Partner, into its Leeds office.
The firm is relatively recently established in the Yorkshire market and so this is an opportunity to join the practice at a really exciting stage in its life cycle, with plenty of support from its wider offices. The firm already has a great reputation and given the success of the firm and the amount of quality disputed work they are managing, our client is seeking a Commercial Litigation Partner to join the team at a senior level, working closely with the wider firm on complex litigated matters.
- This is a standalone role and to be the first litigator within a recently established office in Leeds, however the wider team is a sizeable team of six and work on high profile quality commercial litigation matters and have recently won a couple high profile and high value disputes in Court.
-The team manage a wide variety of matters including complex contractual disputes, shareholder and director disputes, a small amount of property disputes and large professional negligence disputes. The team do not manage any litigated debt matters.
-The team have recently managed high value engineering contract disputes, injunctions, and some high value complex work.
-You must be an Associate or equivalent within another highly regarded commercial litigation department. If is envisaged, you will have upwards of six years post qualification experience.
-There is no necessity to have a following of work, whilst contacts are valuable, the firm is happy to consider those without.
If you would like to apply for this Commercial Litigation role or would like to hear more about it, please contact Andy Purdy at Sacco Mann or ask to speak to another member of the team. Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.