Senior Employment Solicitor

West London, London
09 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Located in the heart of London's West End, a short distance from Covent Garden, this department is ranked Tier 1 in the Legal 500 for Claimant Employment work, with a reputation that extends internationally. It is not unusual for this firm's cases to receive national coverage. Employing over 3000 people in over 20 locations in the UK this firm provides specialist and complementary services in a broad range of areas. This firm has a reputation for nurturing and developing talent and progressing Lawyers in their careers. They have an excellent track record for staff retention, they are able to offer much more in the way of work-life balance than many of their similar-sized London counterparts.

This is an opportunity for an ambitious Employment Senior Associate to join the West End, London office of this growing, international practice.

You will join a leading, national Employment department that has an unrivalled reputation for claimant work. The London team is expanding and due to an increase in work flow this role has arisen. You will be responsible managing a quality caseload of complex claimant employment cases in the Employment Tribunal and civil courts. This role would also involve managing and leading a team of more junior fee earners. This role would be an excellent step up for a candidate seeking more in the way of responsibility. You will also have the opportunity to become involved in business development and marketing.

This role comes with excellent prospects for progression

  • You will be an Employment Solicitor with at least four years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of experience)
  • You will have a strong background in claimant work
  • Experience of mentoring and leading a team is of advantage, but not essential
  • You should have an excellent technical knowledge
  • Strong communication skills are essential
  • Salary is dependent on your level of experience, in addition you will receive an industry leading benefits package

This is an excellent opportunity for an Employment Solicitor to join this stand-out, legal 500 firmbeing tier 1 in Employment located in London's iconic West End.

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