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Commercial Litigation Solicitor

Commercial Litigation Solicitor

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Location:
Newcastle and Tyneside
Salary:
Negotiable
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
JLE/54213

Description

Commercial Litigation Solicitor, leading national practice, Newcastle

An opportunity has arisen for a commercial litigation solicitor to join the Newcastle team of this leading, national practice. The national disputes team consists of over 200 lawyers firm wide and has a strong reputation and proven track record in litigation, arbitration, mediation and specialist disputes advice. Recognised in Chambers and the Legal 500, the team is undoubtedly a leader in its field.

As a commercial litigation solicitor at the firm you will enjoy and extremely diverse mix of high quality work on behalf of an impressive list of FTSE 250 clients including national household names in the transport, financial services, chemicals and manufacturing sectors among others. You will partner this superb client list in resolving multi million pound disputes from day one. The work could include commercial contract disputes, advising on pension disputes, IT and technology disputes, procurement disputes and everything in between. What is common with all the contentious work is the quality and complexity of the disputes.

You will be a solicitor with a minimum of two years' PQE to include experience of a broad range of commercial disputes work and/or arbitration gained at a City or leading regional firm. More important will be the ability to apply a forensic intelligence to complex issues on behalf of clients, a proactive attitude to work and a level of personal resilience to support challenging yet rewarding cases. You will be confident, with commercial acumen and be able to demonstrate the ability to build relationships with clients and colleagues alike.

In return you will be afforded the opportunity to work for a recognised firm in Newcastle which supports professional development. As part of a collaborative and successful team of lawyers you will awarded a competitive salary, flexible benefits and a fantastic personal development plan.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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