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Commercial Solicitor

Commercial Solicitor

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Location:
Leeds and West Yorkshire
Salary:
£40,000.00 - 48,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
JLAW/59024

Description

Commercial Solicitor

This top national practice unsurpassed by any other firm for corporate and commercial work in the area, is consistently busy in commercial & projects and is looking to hire a further commercial & IT solicitor to join the expanding team in Leeds. This is one of the biggest commercial teams in the North and top ranked across all areas.

The 3-partner team is involved in a wide range of transactional commercial matters, including trade & regulation, commercial contracts, competition, technology, outsourcing and IP/IT work and data protection (including DSARs, GDPR implementation & EIR), and is well known for being a close-knit bunch of friendly, down to earth, sociable lawyers who also have a great breadth & depth of experience between them.

The growing team is looking to hire an associate solicitor who is either newly qualified or has up to 4 years' PQE in general commercial work, ideally with some expertise in IT & technology. The successful candidate can expect to take responsibility for their own medium complexity matters, as well as working closely as part of a team on larger IT and commercial cross-sector projects. There is particular interest in lawyers with experience or a keen interest in one or more of a number of key sectors for the group - financial services, heavy industry, aviation, digital, healthcare and retail / consumer

All the lawyers in the team are encouraged and expected to take an active role in building effective client relationships and developing new clients and there is plenty of support in this area for you to further develop your skills. You will very likely also have the opportunity to undertake secondments with clients so that you can get involved with their projects more closely.

The firm has won awards for its flexible working and for being a family-friendly employer and it prides itself on its work-life integration policies.

It also goes without saying that the quality of work is second to none and the firm offers top market rate salaries as well as a strong bonus scheme and the usual top tier rack of benefits.

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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