Commercial Litigation Associate

West Bromwich
27 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Commercial Litigation Associate 5+ PQE, West Midlands - The successful Commercial Litigation Associate will have a clear career track at this international firm and will be well supported at partner level and by other fee-earners. The firm understand that flexibility and autonomy are essential for true development. You won't be over-burdened by office politics or with bureaucracy, but you will be part of a hands-on like-minded group of entrepreneurial Solicitors. £Excellent package! JOB TITLE: Commercial Litigation Associate PQE REQUIRED: 5+ Years LOCATION: West Midlands COMMERCIAL LITIGATION ASSOCIATE: The purpose of this role is to work as part of a team on a broad spectrum of dispute resolution including litigation, arbitration and ADR. The firm are looking to recruit an Associate into their Commercial Litigation team to support the partners in the Birmingham team which will focus on providing a first class service to clients and proactive marketing/profile raising and exceptional client management. Responsibilities will include; dealing with a caseload of a variety of commercial litigation matters (subject to partner supervision where appropriate) which may include breach of commercial contracts, fraud claims, professional negligence, judicial review, contentious trust and probate matters and contentious procurement matters in the High Court, domestic and international arbitration and mediation / other forms of ADR. A proportion of the department's work has an international element and overseas travel may be required, build and maintain effective relationships with clients and market intermediaries, participation actively in marketing initiatives, including training days / seminars, meet targets as agreed, manage files, time and billing efficiently and in a cost-effective manner and assisting with the development of junior fee-earners and supervising as appropriate. While the work on offer is rewarding and often complex, the qualities the firm look for are simple. The ability to get on with people from all walks of life. To develop the sorts of relationships that mean you win the friendship and loyalty of clients and colleagues alike. In short, to connect. These are the characteristics their people all have in common. They are vital, as is the drive and imagination to use your unique talents to the full. HOW TO APPLY: Contact Details: If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Penny Trotman at eNL on ************* or email penny.trotman @**************. Or contact us via LinkedIn *************************************** eNL is handling a number of Commercial Litigation Associate vacancies throughout the Midlands and South West. If you are a Commercial Litigation Associate looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to ***********************************-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. In addition, if you know any Commercial Litigation Associates who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).
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