BCL Legal Recruitment
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Corporate Solicitor

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Location:
Leeds and West Yorkshire
Salary:
£42,000.00 - 50,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
JHO/68411

Description

Corporate Solicitor, Leeds

This is a great opportunity for a qualified corporate solicitor to join a specific fee earner support team of this major global law firm, and take on a management role.

The Role

- Leading a team of paralegals who handle substantial data heavy aspects of corporate transactions
- Assessing instructions produced by the instructing solicitor and clarifying instructions if necessary
- Ensuring the team understands the assignment and supporting the team to ensure that this is carried out to the expected standard and within the specified timescale
- Sampling work and monitoring paralegal progress
- Providing training and guidance where necessary
- Liaising effectively between the team and the instructing solicitor or team of solicitors who have conduct of the matter
- Carrying out performance reviews of paralegals

The Candidate

- A qualified solicitor with broad corporate experience
- At least 2 years' prior experience of working within a corporate team on corporate transactions or as a professional support lawyer
- Solid academics
- Strong communication, leadership and problem solving skills

The Benefits

- High degree of flexibility on offer
- Candidates who require part time hours or some agile working will be considered
- Great work-life balance with hours very rarely exceeding the standard
- Well resourced team with the support of a global law firm
- Modern offices in central Leeds
- Excellent salary and benefits package

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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