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Litigation Solicitor 5+ PQE

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
£45000 - £55000 per annum
Closing date
11 Mar 2021

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Join a small but rapidly growing boutique Litigation firm as they look to expand the team for the third time in the past 12 months. The firm specialises in a range of contentious matters, including financial services, competition, consumer protection, transport, sports, and entertainment. Over the past couple of years, the firm have won several high-profile cases, and their competition often comprises the top City law firms.

This is a unique opportunity to be part of an upcoming law firm at an exciting stage of its development. You will gain invaluable experience across all aspects of litigation, client service, and business development. Working in a close-knit team, you will have exposure to interesting high-value work on behalf of a varied client base and will have the opportunity to progress and grow with the firm.

They are looking for someone to join a small specialist team in order to assist in running the collective actions. As well as being involved in all aspects of the case from correspondence to strategy you will also be involved in business development and funding activities as we continue to develop more cases. This is an exciting opportunity to be an integral part of developing and bringing cases in some of the most rapidly developing areas of law.

The ideal candidate will:
• Have outstanding academics
• Have a minimum of 5 years' experience as a litigator ideally with some competition experience or experience of collective actions
• Have excellent written and oral communication skills
• Have excellent drafting skills
• Be motivated and capable of working independently
• Have experience working on and managing complex litigation
• Be entrepreneurial and interested in finding and building claims

If you are a Litigation Solicitor who is looking to join an upcoming Boutique law firm at an exciting time in their development, and want to undertake interesting, high quality work, this is one not to be missed. The firms offers a highly competitive package, including bonus, and a flexible working environment, you will be based out of their modern, City office.

Apply now for immediate consideration.


Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment are multi-award winning legal recruitment experts.

Our business – put simply – is to remove the pain points candidates may otherwise experience on their journeys.
Sure, we act for legal professionals of all levels making lateral moves, taking steps up the ladder or looking for contract legal opportunities.
And yes we can boast a network of connections that spans nationwide private practice, the UK’s in house legal departments and now the Middle East, Asia and the Far East.
But we are the only REC and APSCO affiliated legal recruitment specialist with an ISO9001 accredited quality management system and the Investors In People Gold Standard award.
And by externally validating our day to day activities in the wider business community we have been able to place customer experience at the heart of our business proposition.
Which means people like dealing with our team – a very experienced, settled and happy bunch they epitomise the Douglas Scott brand personality and will demonstrate a genuine interest in you and your career.      




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0161 233 6360
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
No1 Spinningfields
M3 3EB
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