Company Commercial Solicitor

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Bristol, Avon
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a market leading Legal500 firm with an excellent reputation in the market. They are looking for a Company Commercial Lawyer to join their growing Bristol team.

The successful candidate will be a Qualified Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive, minimum of 1yr PQE.

You will develop and maintain links with new and existing clients and undertake all elements of corporate and commercial fee earning work for the firm. This is a unique and exciting opportunity to help shape the new department and be an integral part of growing the firm's capability in this area.

The position will suit someone looking for a role that is a little different - working for an established and highly regarded Bristol firm doing high quality company commercial work delivered in a flexible manner to suit the relevant client or matter.

The successful candidate will be dealing with fee earning work which includes share and business sales and purchases, terms and conditions of business and other commercial agreements (eg distribution, services, franchising agreements), jJoint venture and shareholder agreements, issue and transfer of shares, corporate restructuring, partnership agreements and advice amongst other responsibilities.

You will also have an important role in marketing and business development and will be expected to develop sources of work, have involvement in marketing strategies and initiatives, develop the company commercial webpage and other marketing material for the department, cross department working to raise profile and understanding of the work and identify cross-selling opportunities.

On offer is a salary of 37-42K and the chance to join an ambitious and highly regarded law firm.

Please contact Jack Smith, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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