Commercial Litigation solicitor (2 - 6 years' PQE)

SJC Legal
£30k - 50k per year
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An excellent opportunity for a Commercial Litigation Solicitor to join the Litigation Department in a prestigious and growing commercial law firm based in Manchester City Centre. The team are seeking an ambitious and competent litigator with a demonstrable interest and experience in handling commercial disputes.


Job title: Commercial Litigation Solicitor
Location: Manchester City Centre
Salary: Very Competitive (based on experience)
Previous Experience: 2-7+ years PQE

My client is a highly reputable law firm with a comprehensive legal network, providing a bespoke approach to delivering commercial and effective advice. The firm is agile, progressive and easy to engage with which makes it a pleasant, stimulating and attractive place to work.

The Role:

You will be exposed to a broad range of work - spanning across various sectors, such as sports and finance -including but not limited to:
- Contractual disputes;
- Warranty claims;
- Property disputes (including landlord and tenant disputes, rent claims etc.);
- Shareholder disputes;
- Mediations; and
- Professional negligence claims.

The Ideal Candidate:

The successful candidate should have an ability to adopt a commercial perspective rather than simply an 'academic' approach to legal issues and be able to deal confidently and professionally with clients. The ideal candidate for this position will have at least 2 year's PQE with experience in handling commercial disputes.

How to get in touch:

For a discussion in confidence about the above position or about general opportunities in the market then please get in touch with Vivek who is a Legal specialist within the Commercial & Private Client discipline at SJC Legal across the North of England.

With offices in Manchester city centre, Birmingham, Nottingham & London, SJC Legal specialise in recruiting professionals of all levels throughout the North West, North East, Midlands and London. We are privileged to work with a wide array of law firms offering both permanent and interim legal recruitment solutions to our diverse client base.