BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Employment PSL

£45,000.00 - 65,000.00
Private Practice
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:


Employment Professional Support Lawyer

The opportunity

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced employment lawyer to join the professional support lawyer team of this highly regarded national firm and support the employment and pensions group.

Based in the Birmingham office, this is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside employment, pensions and commercial litigation fee earners advising on complex and interesting work for quality clients in a range of sectors. Clients include:

* Medium to large corporates including many household names;
* Financial institutions;
* Public bodies;
* Charities; and
* Pension fund trustees.

Fully flexible and part-time working is available in this role. Whilst prior PSL experience will be of interest it is not a pre-requisite.

The role

The successful candidate will join a dedicated PSL team that supports the various specialist teams including; employment, pensions and commercial dispute resolution. The PSL team also works closely with PSLs across other practice groups on firm wide initiatives and in order to share experience and best practice. Supervision and support will be provided by senior partners, senior fee earners and other PSLs.

The candidate

This Employment PSL role would suit an experienced employment solicitor with excellent technical skills and academics who would like a change from fee earning and is looking for more flexibility. The ideal candidate will have gained exposure to a good mix of contentious and non-contentious work for respondent clients and candidates with pensions experience will also be of interest. Prior experience of implementing projects and/or client specific products would be well received.

The ideal candidate will be highly personable, pro-active, organised, confident and strategic. They will have gained experience at a highly regarded international or national legal practice and be able to engage effectively with a diverse client base. The candidate should be a robust individual and will have a high degree of self-awareness. Not only will they have strong communication skills but be able to influence at all levels. Whilst previous PSL experience would be of interest it is not a pre-requisite.

What's on offer?

The firm offers a competitive Birmingham salary and also offer a fully comprehensive benefits package.

For further information about this Employment Professional Support Lawyer role please contact Chloe Matthews at BCL Legal. Chloe specialises in placing solicitor into Birmingham's leading commercial practices.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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