Employment Lawyer

Thornton Legal
£45000 - £55000 per annum
Closing date
4 May 2021

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Practice area
3 years, 4 years, 5 years
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Job Details

We are working with a top 50 UK firm who are keen to add an Employment lawyer to their team in Manchester or Leeds.

This role will be closely aligned to working with a client on a national basis dealing with in excess of 400 employment tribunal claims a year.

The cases will predominately cover discrimination, whistleblowing and complex unfair dismissal employment tribunal claims.

Employment tribunal advocacy experience is essential for this role as you will also conduct multi-day advocacy at the Employment Tribunal on a national basis and remotely where necessary and provide strategic employment law and HR advice to employers.

This role is ideal for an Employment lawyer who has between 3 and 5 years' PQE and is technically strong and enjoys assisting clients with their employment tribunals.

You will be accomplished at working in a team as well as supporting clients with their complex employment issues.

The firm is fully set-up to allow you to work flexibly and you can work from their Manchester or Leeds office and offer a wide range of employee benefits including:

  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Flexi-time
  • Healthcare Cover
  • Pension Plan with an employer contribution up to 6% after 2 years service
  • Life insurance
  • Travel Loan Scheme
  • Employee Care Scheme
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Dental Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

If you are interested in this Employment Lawyer opportunity, please apply through the advert or contact Tim Batchelor at Thornton Legal directly on 0161 694 0004 for a strictly confidential discussion. Any reference to PQE and salary are for guidance only.

Thornton Legal is an award-winning legal recruitment company covering the North from our offices in Liverpool and Leeds


Thornton Legal is an award winning independent recruitment company covering the North West and Yorkshire. 

North West office - 0151 305 5757

Yorkshire office - 0113 323 0777

We work with law firms of all sizes and specialisms. Often we are instructed as their preferred recruitment partner and we regularly handle vacancies not advertised on-line. 

Our clients tell us that we are well informed, straightforward to deal with and take the time to fully understand their requirements. We regularly hear from candidates that we are supportive from initial contact through to interview and beyond, and it is often noted that we honest, hardworking and go beyond expectations.

Get in touch to see what Thornton Legal can do for your legal career or your law firm.

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0151 305 5757 / 0113 232 0777
Thornton Legal
North West
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