Civil Litigation Solicitor - Part Time

Recruiter
Vanilla Recruitment
Location
Lutterworth
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
15 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Civil Litigation Solicitor for a professional high street firm. Excellent communication skills and a consistently good billing record is essential as well as the ability to assist with the firm's business development.

Duties and responsibilities:

Working in a small team environment you will advise on a range of contentious matters to include:

  • Contractual disputes
  • Housing disputes
  • Property litigation
  • Boundary disputes
  • Personal injury work

Skills and experience required:

  • The ideal Civil Litigation Solicitor will have had at least 3 years PQE and will have advised on a range of contentious matters. A commitment to business development and client networking would also be desirable.
  • The PQE identified on this advertisement is a guide only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.
  • PQE 1 year + or Paralegal with Litigation experience
  • Knowledge of substantive and procedural law
  • Strong written and oral advocacy skills
  • Analytical and logical reasoning abilities
  • Ability to synthesize complex legal and factual materials
  • Superior interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of legal research techniques and software
  • Business development skills
  • Negotiation skills

Salary and benefits:

  • £30,000 - £35,000 pro rata

Hours:

  • Part Time (1-2 days per week)