Civil Litigation Solicitor

Recruiter
KG Services LTD
Location
Enfield
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

THE FIRM

Our client a well respected national firm of solicitors is looking to recruit an experienced Civil Litigation Solicitor for their North London Offices. You will have 2 years PQE dealing primarily with civil matters and possibly some small elements of commercial litigation as well. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious solicitor to take on a challenging caseload of litigation in a range of legal disciplines.

THE ROLE

You should have a good level of experience in Civil Litigation with a fully comprehensive understanding of procedural rules and management of a litigation matter both as Claimant and as Respondent. With strong business development skills, you should have the ability to build a case load of new and existing clients. You should be able to provide comprehensive legal advice working to the Law Society, Lexcel and Solicitors Regulation Authority standards. With the ability to achieve fee targets and work within the firms’ policies and procedures, you will have the ability to keep accurately record and bill to ensure fees are recovered.

THE CANDIDATE

You will:

Be 1 - 2 years PQE with experience in a well-respected practice;

Be self-motivated; be able to run a caseload of contentious matters with minimal supervision;

Have an excellent level of technical skill with good IT skills and time management;