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Commercial Litigation Solicitor

England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne
£45000 - £65000 per annum
Closing date
21 Jan 2022

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Practice area
Commercial litigation
Contract type
Full time
4 years, 5 years, 6 years, 7 years+
Private practice
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Job Details

A brand new Commercial Litigation Solicitor vacancy announced just before Christmas! An award winning firm in central Newcastle upon Tyne are seeking a Commercial Litigation Solicitor with upwards of 4 years PQE to join their highly established department in 2022. Our client envisages someone 4-8 PQE and when doors to Partnership are genuinely open at this firm this is not an opportunity to go unnoticed.

Our client is very well known as one of the leading regional firms in the North East, really imposes a refreshing and genuine flat team structure and has a strong commitment to colleague investment, resulting in an exceptionally low turnover of staff, regular promotions and career progression; you won't hit the ceiling with this forward-thinking firm. If you are a passionate and driven Solicitor with at least 4 years' PQE in Commercial Litigation, then this opportunity should stand out as a positive step towards your professional development with genuine career prospects.

The role:

- You will be responsible for a wide variety of high value Commercial Litigation, however, if you have a specialism in one particular area, then this firm are truly happy to consider applications to mould this role around you.

- You will be encouraged to conduct regular meetings and client contact initiatives to encourage repeat business, referrers and build solid relationships with the firm's loyal clientele

- There will be elements of property litigation, professional negligence and shareholder disputes included in your varied caseload

- From time to time, you can expect to be working on a small amount of corporate support work to assist the wider company in business development

The ideal candidate:

- Solicitor with upwards of 4 years' PQE in Commercial Litigation

- A confident communicator with the ability to build a solid rapport with clients

- Someone who is looking to build a genuine career and progress with this successful and progressive private practice

- A personable team player who enjoys regular client contact

This really is a stand out role for the New Year so established Commercial Litigators please do get in touch with Fiona Hill for a confidential chat to find out more about this opportunity.

How to Apply

If you would like to apply for this role then contact Fiona Hill on 0113 467 9784 at Sacco Mann or ask to speak to another member of the Chartered Legal Executive and Paralegal team. Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.


Sacco Mann are specialist Legal Recruiters recognised as regional experts with a genuine interest in, as well as knowledge of, their marketplace. We are renowned for giving clear and straightforward career advice and true quality of service.

We have thirteen experienced consultants focussing on legal recruitment, encompassing the Commercial, General Practice, Public Sector and In House positions, both permanent and locum. In addition two consultants specialise within the Patents and Trademarks sector.

We feel that much of our success has been due to the fact that we:

- try to accurately guage and understand what both candidates and clients require and indeed that which they are able to offer and then bring the two together
- have a demonstrable knowledge of the marketplace. Fundamentally what you need is not merely someone who can post your CV to a practice, but someone whose strength of contacts within the firms can add value, ensuring that you are given proper consideration
- discuss each role with you thoroughly and get prior clearance before a CV is submitted. This is an extremely important for protecting confidentiality and avoiding duplication
- brief you fully prior to any interviews, ensuring that you know what the role entails and how the interview will be run. We also give you honest interview feedback - if you don't do very well in an interview you can always learn from the experience
- are accessible and return your calls

Why use Sacco Mann?

Principally because we believe that the points outlined above are fundamental. We enjoy recruitment, and we are good at it, because we genuinely enjoy assisting people make positive career moves. We don't shuffle paper because we know our marketplace and are therefore in a position to give reliable, knowledgeable and practical advice.

The vast majority of our applicants and clients are at pains to thank us for the advice and service that we provide and we believe the high level of referral business is a direct result of the fact that lawyers value our input.

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