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Commercial Litigation Solicitor

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8 Oct 2021
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A Legal 500, full-service law firm is looking for a Commercial Litigation Solicitor to join them at their office in Manchester.  

In this role, you will work on commercial Dispute Resolution cases dealing with a mix of commercial litigation matters. 

The firm is an accredited Investors in People firm, is committed to training and developing its staff and has won an employer award for its commitment to staff training & development, so this is the perfect opportunity for someone looking to develop their skillset and progress in their career 


Commercial Litigation Solicitor - Manchester 

The company & role  

  • A Legal 500 law firm that has a growing team of over 340 employees across 11 offices and are a full-service law firm
  • The litigation team is ranked in tier 2 by the Legal 500
  • In this role, you will work on commercial Dispute Resolution cases dealing with a mix of commercial litigation matters including: Partnership & Shareholder Disputes, Construction & Engineering Disputes, Debt Recovery, Contractual Disputes, Professional Negligence, so experience in these areas is desirable. 
  • The firm is an accredited Investors in People firm, is committed to training and developing its staff and has won an employer award for its commitment to staff training & development 
  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Bolton, Salford and Warrington

Added extras and benefits  

  • Competitive Salary 
  • 30 Days Annual Leave, including bank holidays (plus your birthday off)
  • Annual Leave Purchase Scheme (Subject to T&Cs) 
  • Ongoing Training and Development 
  • Progression Opportunities 
  • Company Pension 
  • Service Awards 
  • Health Care Benefits (Health Cash Back Plan and Mental Health Counselling Services) 
  • BUPA  
  • Other Employee Discounts 
  • Recruitment and Legal Department Referrals (Subject to T&Cs) 
  • Annual Events 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Commercial Litigation Solicitor with NQ-3 years’ PQE  
  • Will have demonstrable experience in a mix of commercial litigation matters
  • Will have good client care skills and provide professional and competent legal advice
  • Will have strong IT skills 
  • Will have proven experience of handling own caseload, working to and managing deadlines  
  • Will have good writing and drafting skills, with excellent communication and technical ability 

How to apply for this Commercial Litigation Solicitor 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Rebecca on 03300 245 606 or email

Rebecca is an Associate Consultant here at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West, she recruits for commercial litigation, property litigation and financial litigation roles at all levels. Rebecca’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge means that she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step 

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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only. 

Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application. 


At Realm Recruit, we believe in treating lawyers like people, not candidates. And we believe in treating law firms like valued partners, not just transactional customers.

Through our refreshing approach, underpinned by our five core values – to be refreshingly human, collaborative, niche, dynamic and consultative – we help to develop careers and sustainably grow law firms.

On a day-to-day basis, we work hard to deliver a personal and tailored recruitment service to the people we work with. We’re truly passionate about the people we work with and are committed to developing long-term mutually-beneficial relationships with both lawyers and law firms.

Each of our Consultants is ultra-specialist, working in a particular niche of the legal profession. We have specialists in all core legal practice areas. Their thorough understanding of the state of the market means that they are perfectly placed to advise those working in their specialist area.

Whether you’re a hiring manager looking for talented legal personnel or a lawyer looking for an exciting new challenge, we are ready to help you.

For an initial discussion regarding any of our vacancies or a discreet chat about your career, please get in touch with our friendly team on 03300 245 606 or email

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