BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

In House Solicitor

Leeds and West Yorkshire
In House
Contract Type:
Permanent role
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Our client is a fast paced international business, and a real Yorkshire success story. The company has grown rapidly in recent years and has a turnover in the many hundreds of millions. The current in-house legal team is integral to the success of the business, and is growing both in size and importance. The General Counsel is now seeking to hire an additional lawyer to join the department and take on a commercially focused role.

The main remit of this position will focus on a range of high value general commercial contracts, often with an international flavour, These might be IT contracts, IP matters marketing issues, data protection and regulatory work but could additionally include major projects, corporate activity and strategic initiatives on an ad hoc basis.

You'll probably need at least a couple of years PQE 5 years' pqe to have gained the experience needed in such a demanding and varied role. You will be a lawyer with a track record in 'business law' environment (be that from a contracts, corporate, projects, or litigation background ) ideally gained at a major commercial law firm or well respected in house team You'll need first rate technical legal skills, as well as the softer communication skills that are so essential in such a visible client facing role working closely with the senior management. The key criteria for this role are to be pragmatic and commercially minded, and to be comfortable in a fast moving and dynamic business.

Their offices are based in central Leeds, and they have a highly competitive remuneration package on offer. Please get in contact for more information

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