Commercial Litigation Solicitor: Liverpool

Recruiter
Lipson Lloyd Jones
Location
Liverpool
Salary
£30000 - £45000/annum
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Commercial and Dispute Resolution Solicitor Liverpool NQ-4PQE

If you are a Solicitor in the early stages of your legal career looking for an opportunity to develop a successful career in one of Liverpool's oldest and best known law firms, who will offer top quality work together with support from high profile professionals, then this may be the role for you.

The Commercial department at this firm is expanding at a rapid pace and they are seeking an ambitious solicitor with NQ-4 years PQE, with a strong work ethic and an outstanding business acumen to join their team.

They are confident that the successful candidate will not only build a career with them but this opportunity will let the individual forge a personal reputation as an exceptional commercial litigation solicitor.

The successful candidate will have conduct of a diverse caseload of commercial instructions. Matters will be both contentious and non-contentious and will vary from commercial litigation, professional negligence, dispute resolution, intellectual property and the drafting of commercial contracts. The client base is made up of SMEs, international companies, professionals and high net worth individuals

The ideal candidate will be distinguished by technical excellence, business acumen and a passion to provide a premium service to prestigious clients. In return, the successful candidate will receive a competitive salary, with benefits and good working hours.

*Please note they are happy to consider applications from candidates with no commercial experience provided they have proven multi track litigation experience and are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

Essential Criteria

* 0-3 years PQE;
* Extensive litigation experience;
* Strong business acumen;
* Excellent organisational skills;
* Exceptional communication skills.

Desirable Criteria

* A client following;
* Experience with conducting file reviews;
* Experience with a case management system such as Proclaim.

Salary and Benefits

* Competitive salary
* Life Assurance (1 x salary)
* Pension scheme
* 22 days' holiday

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work