BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Commercial Solicitor

Private Practice
Contract Type:
Permanent role
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We are currently assisting our client to recruit into their award winning commercial team, in both the Leeds and Manchester offices. Our client has won numerous awards, including being independently ranked as 1 of the top employers for working families, as well as being in the top 2 law firms for employee satisfaction. With offices nationwide and overseas.

This position would suit those at Solicitor or Associate level, to join the Commercial team based in either Leeds or Manchester although they will assist the wider team nationally. It is preferable that the successful candidate will have trained and qualified in a leading private practice firm, either a national firm or boutique practice. The team can offer access to high-quality work with a range of clients operating across a wide-range of industries and sectors, including; retail, food, technology, financial services and insurance. They can also provide a supportive and collegiate working environment within a well-established Commercial / IP team of a dynamic, fast-growing Top 20 firm. Ideally candidates will have upwards of 4 years' qualified experience but there is an element of flexibility for the right person.

The successful candidate will undertake a mixed caseload of non-contentious commercial / IT work in relation to a range of commercial contracts to include; Outsourcing agreements, Distribution agreements, Agency agreements, Supply agreements, IT agreements (software licences, maintenance, escrow, SaaS, hosting arrangements, reseller, open-source etc.), E-commerce issues, Data protection, B2C issues including distance selling regulations/consumer rights legislation and Competition Law. We would also love to hear from lawyers with public sector expertise.

This is an excellent opportunity for a commercial lawyer to join a team nationally recognised for the work they do. You will gain exposure to a broad range of sectors, and for a more experienced individual there will be the opportunity to get involved in supervising more junior members of the team. The firm has a fantastic culture, and promote agile working.

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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