Commercial Dispute Resolution Associate: This global elite firm is looking to invest in their International Dispute Resolution group. The litigation group has seen a 10% growth in the last 3 years, listed as the top 10 fastest growing disputes practice in the world.
In recent decades, this global elite firm has grown organically and created a real dominant presence across the legal industry with a 10% revenue increase year on year firm-wide over the last 5 years. Recognised as an elite business law firm, regularly advising on billion-dollar deals and high profile, complex cases on behalf of the world's most powerful corporations and financial institutions. The firm's global footprint spans across 40+ offices whether operating locally or across borders from Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa.
One key benefit to highlight is the innovative culture and cutting-edge system that sets the firm apart from their competitors - with a strong Ethos, ongoing learning & development programs for internal juniors through to senior associates, the team is constantly evolving. The firm leading as experts in many sectors covering financial institutions, energy and natural resources, consumer, TMT, real estate, health and life sciences, public sector and transport. You will have the opportunity to work on high quality cross-border, complex matters with large multi-national corporations in an 'agile working' approach with flexibility across areas of practice.
The firm adopts a contemporary vision, where people, culture and attitude to change are the fundamental business values. Quality is a personal pride across the firm, and staff of the highest calibre are recruited and retained, working together in a collaborative and supportive environment.
This is an exciting opportunity for a Commercial Litigation Associate (2-5 years PQE) to join this Top 20 law firms City of London office.
The department are regularly instructed on the largest commercial and corporate disputes. The Litigation department is well respected in the UK and Globally and its mass experience means that they can take on any commercial dispute.
Recognised in numerous awards for winning litigation teams of the year across numerous contentious areas, you will be part of a highly ranked Legal 500 and Chambers ranked team.
You will be working on complex Corporate and Commercial which include Contractual disputes, claims arising through M&A, professional negligence, financial services, public & product liability, novel tortious, property and construction, insurance, IP and Patent disputes, trust and pension claims. Experience in all these areas isn't essential but as broad experience within litigation is desired.
There will be a good balance of matters, with the flexibility to work on a mixed caseload of matters according to the associate's preference.
- You will be a Commercial Litigation Solicitor with at least 2-5 years PQE (There is no upper limit for the level of PQE and more senior candidates will be taken into account for a senior position)
- You will be currently working within a City or International practice.
- Excellent drafting and communication skills.
- Worked in a respectable Restructuring & Insolvency group
- Actively engage in networking and development opportunities
Salary & Benefits:
- You will receive a market leading salary with an excellent bonus structure and benefits package.
- Salary between £85,000 - £110,000 depending on experience
- The firm also promote work life balance with working from home days.
This is a stand out position for a Commercial Litigation (2-5 Year PQE) Associate to join this Top 20 practice in their City of London Headquartered office.