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Litigation Lawyer

Employer
Balfour Associates
Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
£Competitive
Closing date
14 Jun 2024

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Practice area
Commercial litigation
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
PQE
5 years, 6 years, 7 years+
Position
Solicitor
Sector
Private practice

Job Details

Are you an experienced litigation lawyer and interested in joining a successful niche commercial litigation/insolvency firm in Manchester?

If you have a minimum of 5 years’ experience successfully managing fast and multi-track claims, have excellent communication skills and are self-motivated and driven we would be interested to meet you.

We are an extremely successful, busy practise with a specialised team of Litigation lawyers. We work closely with those facing insolvency, on behalf of insolvency practitioners or those wishing to instigate commercial litigation proceedings and are expanding our team of professionals.

The role:

Proficient in managing and taking responsibility

  • Building strong client relationships
  • Strong analytical skills and resourcefulness
  • Experience managing Appeal process, Financial Liability/Security for Costs
  • Work autonomously and handle multiple priorities
  • Provide legal advice and guidance to client
  • Negotiate and draft legal documents
  • Represent clients in court proceedings
  • Conduct legal research and analysis
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date client records
  • Keep updated on changes in legislation and case law

Skills

  • 5+ years experience
  • Established and able to demonstrate success level
  • Degree desirable but not essential
  • Proven track record of increasing revenue
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Analytical thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of relevant laws and regulations
  • Software LEAP, Acrobat, Office suite and Clio

If you are a highly motivated individual with a passion for the law, we encourage you to apply. Join our team of dedicated professionals and make a difference in the lives of our clients

 

 

 

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