This firm are a top choice for senior lawyers due to the accolades they have under their belt. They are innovative, dynamic, and pioneering in the work that they do.
The Partnership is very well run and this opportunity provides entrepreneurial and driven individuals the chance to come on board and help to continue to pave the way to excellence.
This Legal 500 and Chambers ranked regional firm have a rich heritage dating back several decades. Despite them being well established for a number of years, they are innovative, forward-thinking, and dynamic and continue to evolve; it is this approach that ensures they continue to stay ahead of the game. They still have the same values and ethos of which the founding Partners built the firm on, which continues to serve them well.
You will find that the practice is spearheaded by leading individuals, several of them being 'home grown' Partners and this is indicative of the complex influx of work they deal with. This coupled together with their pragmatic approach, will give you a flavour as to why they are successful and industry leaders.
The practice invests heavily into ensuring they are using and utilising the best technology available. They have good infrastructure and excellent support teams, all allowing fee earners to be as streamlined as possible, allowing you more time to focus on generating fee's and having more in the way of client contact.
The firm have grown substantially due to their dynamic team and strategic heavyweight hires. Despite their continuous expansion and continued organic growth plans, they have committed to preserving a real family feel throughout their offices, they have a great social element, there are sporting and social committees and regular events that all staff like to get involved in.
The firm are looking for a Commercial Litigation Partner to join their flourishing Newcastle office in the heart of the city.
You will work closely with the other Partners within the commercial litigation department, and more generally across the firm, to drive the business forwards. You will work as part of a driven and commercially successful leadership team. The team are Legal 500 recognised, with leading individuals and rising stars.
You will mentor and oversee the work of junior Lawyers and help them to progress in their careers.
You will deal with a wide range of commercial litigation disputes on behalf of a variety of companies, partnerships and individuals, from FTSE 100 companies to local businesses, making it a varied and interesting role. The department are regularly instructed on high-net-worth corporate disputes.
You will deal with a mix of high-level work including; contractual disputes, IP disputes, professional negligence, shareholder & partnership disputes, defamation, judicial reviews and public sector disputes.
This role comes with strong prospects to progress, in line with the growth agenda.
- You will be Commercial Litigation Solicitor with at least 8 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of experience)
- A transferable client base or regional contacts is highly advantageous
- You will have a strong technical knowledge and first-class communication skills
- You will have good experience of dealing with large settlements
- You will have strong business development capabilities
- Experience of overseeing a team is desirable, however not essential
- Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience, on offer is an excellent benefits package and bonus scheme
This will be a fantastic hands-on, Commercial Litigation Partner role in this entrepreneurial and dynamic firm in the heart of Newcastle.
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