- Leeds and West Yorkshire
- £41,000.00 - 50,000.00
- Private Practice
- Contract Type:
- Permanent role
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We are currently working with a leading global Law firm with the recruitment of a projects solicitor into their busy and expanding Leeds team. This role would suit a newly qualified up to 5 years PQE solicitor, however more experienced candidates are also encouraged to apply, particularly if there is a degree of sector crossover with your current role.
Previous experience in Projects is not essential for being considered for this role. The current team is made up from solicitors from a range of backgrounds including Banking, Construction, Corporate, Real Estate and Planning. Please do get in touch if you're unsure if you have the transferable skills.
This is one of the biggest Projects teams in the North and is top ranked across all directories. They're a good bunch of friendly sociable lawyers who often have team meetings at a partner's house accompanied by a glass of wine.
You will be working on a number of big ticket transactions across a variety of sectors, predominantly energy, transport and infrastructure. However you will also have the opportunity to lead on smaller projects which overall gives you a broad range of experience. You will manage your own caseload involving significant interface with clients and also work as part of a wider on significant transactions and cases.
Applications are encouraged from solicitors from NQ up to about 5 years PQE. In addition, you should be a team player, client focused and a good communicator with a strong practical approach to your workload.
The ability to be able to support complex transactions, liaise and coordinate efficiently with other fee earners within the team and the wider business is key to success in this role. You will have great academics including a 2:1 degree ideally at a redbrick university, strong commercial aware and most importantly a willingness to learn.
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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