In-House Lawyer

Cathedral Appointments Limited
Plymouth, UK
16 Jul 2019
21 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Cathedral Appointments has an exceptional opportunity for an experienced In-House Lawyer to join a fast growing, creative and innovative digital business based in Plymouth. Our client is looking for a commercially minded and results driven individual to assist with the safeguarding of the business by providing comprehensive in-house legal support. This role would suit a generalist Lawyer who has experience in commercial contracts, GDPR, intellectual property (IP), employment law, property law and knowledge of law outside of the UK.


· Drafting, reviewing and updating all commercial contracts to ensure they are fit for purpose and legally compliant

· Reviewing and balancing commercial risk to ensure contract terms protect the wider company

· Providing accurate legal support and specialist legal advice to support contract negotiations

· Provide legal support for internal compliance matters

· Ensuring internal and external facing policies are fit for purpose and comply with regulatory requirements

· Contributing positively to the wider success and growth of the company


· You will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with a minimum of 5 years' PQE gained primarily within an in-house setting, however, an experienced Lawyer from private practice may also be considered

· You will have broad knowledge of the law relating to an in-house commercial role, to include: commercial contracts, GDPR, intellectual property (IP), employment law, property law and knowledge of law outside of the UK

· The ideal candidate will have experience working for a business with international links

· You will be confident and resilient and be able to demonstrate analytical and critical thinking skills

· You will be able to adapt and manage multiple projects in a fast-paced commercial environment

· You will be deadline focused and able to thrive under pressure

· You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to build relationships both within the business and with clients

If you are an energetic and ambitious In-House Lawyer and this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you, please get in touch with Sophia Damshenas at Cathedral Appointments today. On offer is a market leading salary and benefits, to include; pension, eye care, cycle to work scheme, training and development, employee awards, income protection and lots of cake!

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