Commercial Litigation Associate

JMC Legal recruitment
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£55000 - £70000 per annum
Closing date
17 Mar 2021

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Recognised at Britain's Top Employer's awards, this firm offer a truly streamlined working environment with very high-quality work that will place you years ahead of your PQE as a Solicitor.

The Firm

This top 50 firm houses Legal 500 leading individuals and Chambers ranked Partners. With multiple Tier 1 practices across the firm, they have become the leading UK firms in the commercial, insurance and public sector space.

As a leading firm, all practice areas are committed to investing in their employees. You will find a truly re-awarding atmosphere working with a range of private and public sector clients. This firm have won multiple awards and are leading practice in terms of the environment the offer to their employees.

The firm has grown substantially due to their dynamic team, and strategic heavyweight hires. Despite their continuous expansion, market presence and continued organic growth plans, they have committed to preserving a positive culture throughout their multiple offices across the UK.

Agile working and a healthy work-life balance are important to the firm. Working from home is commonplace amongst their workforce, and you will be given the autonomy to take true ownership of your work.

The Role

This top 50 firm is seeking a Commercial Litigation Associate to join their growing office in the heart of Manchester.

The Commercial Litigation department is UK wide and have an accolade of awards and leading individuals recognised in the Legal 500. The national litigation team deals with a wide range of disputes affecting both private and public sectors.

This opportunity allows you the chance to have a degree of autonomy by building and running your own caseload and develop relationships with leading clients.

The firm's client base is diverse and includes UK corporates, owner managed businesses, HNW individuals, insurers, education establishments and public bodies.

You will cover a mixed caseload which will make for an interesting role. This will involve contract disputes, restrictive covenant disputes, finance disputes, IP litigation, partnership & shareholder disputes, professional negligence disputes, procurement disputes and property damage claims.

The role offers real progression opportunities by joining a well-established team that will allow you to work on a intricate caseload.


  • You will be a Commercial Litigation Solicitor at least 5 years PQE
  • Proven experience in a large regional or national practice is preferred
  • Energy, drive and enthusiasm are key
  • You will have a meticulous eye for detail
  • Excellent communication and client care skills
  • Ability to handle a high-level caseload


  • Salary is negotiable depending on your level of experience and excellent benefits package

This is an exciting opportunity for a Commercial Litigation Associate to join this leading firm based in the centre of Manchester.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.


JMC Legal Recruitment are a National legal recruitment agency with offices in London, Bristol and New York. Working with Top law firms, a refreshing approach.

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