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Lawyer - Litigation

Law Staff Legal Recruitment
Closing date
27 Jan 2021

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Specialise in general litigation? Established practice seeks lawyer on a full time, permanent basis in Somerset.

Joining a specialist team in the Weston-super-Mare area, the successful lawyer will utilise their knowledge in this field to advise clients on a broad range of litigation matters. Managing a varied caseload with minimal supervision, you will additionally assist the partner in the continued growth of the department and build long-lasting client relationships.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.


- Contentious probate
- Property litigation
- Professional negligence
- Contractual disputes
- Negotiating settlements
- Conducting own advocacy as required
- Participating in business development initiatives

The Candidate

- Qualified solicitors or chartered legal executives with a minimum of five years' PQE
- Technically proficient in civil and commercial litigation
- Able to manage own workload with minimal supervision
- Previous experience in employment is advantageous
- Possesses outstanding communication and client care skills
- IT literacy will be a pre-requisite
- Has a flair for business development

The Firm

Long-established with a focus on delivering a high level of client care in the communities in which it serves, this firm is rooted in the South of England with a network of offices throughout the region. Spanning multiple legal disciplines across both commercial and private sectors, the firm has built a team of specialists with knowledge in several legal sectors. The firm offers a supportive work environment for its staff with the provision of innovative IT systems.


- Competitive salary dependent on experience
- Genuine opportunities for career progression
- Professional development from the start
- Exposure to good quality work

Our Agency Requirements

- What salary are you currently seeking?
- How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
- How long is your notice period?

Lawyer - Litigation

For further details of this Litigation vacancy, please contact Matthew on quoting reference MJS32019.

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Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. The salary range shown on the current advert may not have been an indication provided by the client and could be a guideline from our research team as a broad indication on salary scales in the market, dependent on experience.

By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position.

By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site.

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Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes.

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As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited's candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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