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Media Law Solicitor

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Not specified
Closing date
16 Jul 2024

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Practice area
Media and entertainment
Contract type
Full time
1 year, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years
Private practice

Job Details

Media Law Solicitor
A Legal 500 firm based in Waterloo, seeks a solicitor to join their Media Team. Ideally with 3-5 years PQE in Media Law, but less PQE will also be considered.
Role Overview:
  • Work on high-profile phone hacking litigation, defamation, privacy, and harassment cases.
  • Handle legal matters for the political sector, including defamation claims, judicial reviews, and standards tribunals for MPs and politicians.
Key Skills:
  • Excellent communication and negotiation abilities.
  • Strong organisational skills to manage multiple files and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with clients and team members.
  • Proficiency in legal research and document drafting.
  • High IT proficiency and self-sufficiency.
  • Exceptional client care and compliance standards.
  • Interest in team marketing and development.


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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