Employment Solicitor

Klein Hamilton Legal & Finance Recruitment
Competitive, DoE
Closing date
11 May 2021

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Practice area
2 years, 3 years
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Job Details

Employment Solicitor, Employment Tribunal, Redundancy, Restructuring, Pensions, TUPE, Permanent, Part time, Full time, London

Employment – Solicitor (Part time)

This well-established Central London Firm have a great opportunity for a part time Solicitor to join their developing Employment team, with a genuine interest in public sector work. Their Employment team provide a full service to clients from local authorities, public bodies, charities and small businesses.

The role

You will take on a caseload of contentious and non- contentious work & your case load will include:
  • Drafting policies and procedures, agreements and contracts
  • Employment Tribunal litigation
  • Redundancy, restructuring and TUPE work
  • Advising on pensions

You will have the opportunity to work closely alongside the Partner in the team and take a lead on matters of your own. You will take early responsibility for your work and be trusted to get on with things in a supportive, collaborative and sociable setting.

About you

You will have up-to-date knowledge of Employment law and you will have gained demonstrable work experience practising both contentious and non-contentious employment law.  Experience of advising on TUPE is desirable and experience of pensions would be advantageous.

The ideal candidate will be 2-3 PQE level with relevant post qualification experience.

You must be bright, an effective communicator with the ability to handle meetings and negotiations with minimal support from a Partner/Senior Associate. You will have good advocacy skills with the confidence to represent clients at Employment Tribunals.

What you will be getting in return

You will work alongside a supportive, friendly and collaborative team, offering flexible working from the start.  A generous bonus scheme is on offer alongside a competitive salary. You will gain professional development with a structured path to advancing your career. The Firm provide a generous benefits package that includes, but is not limited to;
  • Part time role (can consider 17-25 hours per week)
  • 28 days Holiday (FTE)
  • Private Pension
  • Life assurance
  • Income protection
  • Smart health
  • Regular social activities

Vacancy Information:
  • Location: Central London
  • Salary range (DOE): Competitive
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Experience: 2-3 years PQE
  • Job Section: Private Practice
  • Working Hours: Part time hours available
  • Reference: AT211
  • Contact: Alex Thompson
About the Firm:

This is a London law firm which practices both contentious and non-contentious public law work – much of it for central and local government as well as local and public authorities. They offer a wide range of legal services including advising in respect of major infrastructure, construction, IT, planning and real estate projects and have a high profile litigation department which routinely conducts cases in the High Court. They have advised on landmark cases – including the Wednesbury Corporation on unreasonableness and the reformation of the Sunday Trading laws – and been involved in iconic projects of national significance – such as the Thames Tideway Tunnel and the London Eye.

Employment Solicitor, Employment Tribunal, Redundancy, Restructuring, Pensions, TUPE, Permanent, Part time, Full time, London


Klein Hamilton Legal & Finance Recruitment are a Specialist Legal & Finance Recruitment Consultancy working with Magic Circle, Silver Circle, Legal 500 and Dynamic SME law firms with a pedigree in strategically providing the right match for both Candidate and Client.  We are Accredited by the British Institute of Recruiters ensuring we promote an ethical recruitment experience.

Our stats speak for themselves:  Candidate Satisfaction Average (9.5/10), CV to interview ratio (2:1), Client Satisfaction Average (9.1/10), Placement ratio (3:1)

Our sole focus is towards Legal based opportunities countrywide, resulting in providing you with sound strategic advice based on current market movement within all legal disciplines, considering company cultures and individual career goals. Call one of our accredited Consultants now for a confidential conversation regarding your next career move.

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2nd Floor
9 Portland Street
M1 3BE
United Kingdom
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