Solicitor - Civil Litigation

Recruiter
ORCHARD RECRUITMENT
Location
London (Central)
Posted
13 Jun 2018
Closes
16 Jul 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SOLICITOR - CIVIL LITIGATOR - CIVIL LITIGATION - NORTH LONDON

Our client is looking for an Experienced Solicitor - Civil litigation to take over from a retiring Partner in North London. Partner opportunity could be offered in the future for the right candidate.

With at least 10 years PQE, the ideal candidate would have experience in:

Commercial property related work -

  • Dilapidations,
  • Contested lease renewals under 1954 Act
  • Service charge recovery
  • Commercial landlord and tenant disputes;

Recovery of land from unlawful occupiers,

Corporate matters -

  • Partnership and shareholder disputes,
  • Contract disputes,
  • Employment disputes;
  • Professional negligence,

Desirable but not essential insurance, banking and finance disputes;

Key aspects of the role include:

  • Providing high quality legal services;
  • Conducting own case-load and providing advice and representation to the firm’s clients;
  • Ensuring services are provided in a timely fashion and the client is informed regularly on progress and costs;
  • Developing and maintaining good client relationships and managing client expectations;
  • Commercial and financial awareness including ability to take responsibility for financial control of own client matters;
  • Proactive business development and building an own client following;
  • Meeting deadlines and managing time effectively;
  • Knowledge and understanding of the SRA Code of Conduct and other relevant regulatory requirements;
  • Develop and maintain the competencies necessary to provide a proper standard of service to clients and maintain a record of professional development;
  • Complying with internal procedures and systems of the firm including file and case management, file audits, client due diligence and time recording;
  • Adhere to and promote the firm’s equality and diversity policy.

Salary and package negotiable - £65k p.a.

If you believe you have the right skills and qualities to be successful in this role, please submit your CV.

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