BCL Legal Recruitment
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Environmental Solicitor

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Location:
Birmingham
Salary:
£45,000.00 - 70,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
AW/64944/MB

Description

A rare opportunity for an environmental lawyer within a leading national firm working from the firm's Birmingham office. Friendly and collegiate team environment and competitive salary.

Environmental Solicitor

An exciting opportunity within a busy and highly regarded environmental department at the Birmingham office of a national firm.

What does the role involve?

* Advising on environmental aspects of property and corporate transactions as well as advising on a wide range of stand-alone environmental law issues.
* Advising on strategies for environmental risk management in a variety of transactions/circumstances.
* Undertaking legal due diligence and providing focussed reporting to clients on environmental risks and proposing effective mitigation of such risks.
* Advising on the use of environmental insurance and undertaking negotiations with the insurer (via a broker) on bespoke environmental insurance policies.
* Advising clients on a range of stand-alone environmental issues including asbestos, environmental permitting, waste and reuse of materials and contaminated land.
* Business development activities.

Requirements of the successful environmental solicitor

* Experience of advising on stand alone environmental issues and/or those relating to real estate or corporate transactions.
* Contentious experience would be a bonus but not a necessity.
* A minimum of three years' post qualification experience (no upper limit set and senior/partner level hires will be considered).

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please contact Angharad Warren at BCL Legal.

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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