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Commercial Litigation Solicitor 5 - 10 PQE

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Location:
Hertfordshire
Salary:
£45,000.00 - 60,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
GH/61558

Description

Commercial Ligation Solicitor, Hertfordshire.

Legal 500 locally recognised law firm is keen to add 5-10 Years PQE Private Client Solicitor to their Commercial Litigation Practice Area based in Hertfordshire.

The Role:

As a dispute resolution specialist you will take on an existing caseload of varied contentious aspects of commercial litigation and some civil litigation and you will be actively involved in business development. Typical work areas include general breach of contract including sale of goods, theft of confidential information,
shareholder and partnership disputes.

You will have:

Strong academic background with experience from a top regional or London City firm and be a qualified solicitor with 5-10 years PQE experience in commercial litigation. Experience in presenting seminars in regard to business development, writing articles and blogs and networking within the local business community and with key referrers.

Knowledge & Experience:

* A sound knowledge and practical experience of dispute resolution work is essential and is already a commercial litigation specialist.
* Experience of and a real interest in business development is essential.
* Knowledge of construction and insolvency work is desirable but not essential.

Ability & Skills:

* Ability to draft letters and documents to a high standard and with attention to detail.
* The ability to produce statements of case, witness statements and court notices with the need to rely on counsel only in complex matters.
* Appear in less complex county court matters such as interlocutory applications, case management conferences and small claims track trials without assistance
of counsel.
* Execute search orders with Supervising Solicitors, present seminars and workshops on topics within your area of practice to existing and prospective clients.
* Ability to meet and exceed time recording and financial targets.

Benefits:

* Market leading salary dependant on experience
* Pension, health care and bonus (discretionary).

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to gracehomer@bcllegal.com, or call Grace on 0121 237 5613
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