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Dispute Resolution Solicitor

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
£35000 - £50000 per annum
Closing date
2 May 2024

Job Details

My client is a highly regarded and established law firm located in the heart of Harrogate. With a commitment to delivering exceptional legal services, they are seeking a skilled and experienced Dispute Resolution Solicitor to join their dynamic team and play a pivotal role in resolving a wide range of legal disputes for clients.

Job Description: As a Dispute Resolution Solicitor, you will manage and represent clients in a variety of legal disputes, offering expert legal advice, and striving for favourable resolutions. You will have the opportunity to work on a diverse range of cases, providing invaluable legal support to our clients.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage and represent clients in various dispute resolution matters, including commercial and property disputes.
  • Provide legal advice and guidance to clients on the strengths and weaknesses of their cases.
  • Draft legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and settlement agreements.
  • Conduct legal research and analysis to support case strategies.
  • Attend court hearings, mediations, and negotiations on behalf of clients.
  • Work closely with clients to keep them informed about the progress of their cases and address their concerns.
  • Collaborate with other legal professionals and support staff within the firm.
  • Maintain accurate and organised case records and documentation.


  • Qualified solicitor with at least 5 years' PQE in Dispute Resolution.
  • Strong knowledge of UK dispute resolution laws and procedures.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to analyze complex legal issues and develop effective case strategies.
  • Detail-oriented with exceptional organizational and time management skills.
  • Proficiency in legal software and research tools.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
  • A commitment to delivering outstanding client service.
Benefits: We offer a competitive salary, along with a comprehensive benefits package, which may include healthcare, pension, and opportunities for professional development and career progression.


Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment are multi-award winning legal recruitment experts.

Our business – put simply – is to remove the pain points candidates may otherwise experience on their journeys.
Sure, we act for legal professionals of all levels making lateral moves, taking steps up the ladder or looking for contract legal opportunities.
And yes we can boast a network of connections that spans nationwide private practice, the UK’s in house legal departments and now the Middle East, Asia and the Far East.
But we are the only REC and APSCO affiliated legal recruitment specialist with an ISO9001 accredited quality management system and the Investors In People Gold Standard award.
And by externally validating our day to day activities in the wider business community we have been able to place customer experience at the heart of our business proposition.
Which means people like dealing with our team – a very experienced, settled and happy bunch they epitomise the Douglas Scott brand personality and will demonstrate a genuine interest in you and your career.      




Company info
0161 233 6360
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
No1 Spinningfields
1 Hardman Square, Spinningfields
Greater Manchester
M3 3EB

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