Shipping Associate

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Posted 19 days ago
Contract Type:
£42,000 - 60,000
Area of Law:
Private Practice
Reference Number:
31 January 2019
Shipping associate- Liverpool City Centre This is an opportunity for a litigation solicitor to join an award-winning, international law firm in their successful shipping team in Liverpool City Centre. The Role: · You will be picking up a caseload which will include major recovery actions, vessel arrests, bill of landing disputes, advising lenders on recovery & sales of vessels , public inquests following fatality , advising on ship purchase and sale, reviewing standard T & C's. · Working in a Legal 500 ranked team · The team deals with both commercial and contentious matters including ship arrest, contractual disputes, cargo claims, personal injury, ship sale and purchase and advising on terms and conditions. · You will be working with a wide range of clients in the shipping sector Benefits: · Opportunity for a solicitor to join an award winning, international firm described by clients as "excellent, highly organised" and "really proactive" · Opportunity to be part of an experienced team · Excellent training · Varied workload · Impressive client base · Competitive salary and benefits · Genuine progression opportunities Candidate Requirements: · Solicitor with experience in commercial litigation and a genuine interest in shipping · Maritime experience- desirable · Good academic record · Good communication skills- able to build relationships with colleagues and clients · Ability to work autonomously and also within a wider team · Self motivated · Attention to detail · Desire to business develop An excellent and rare opportunity for a shipping associate or a commercial litigation solicitor with an interest in shipping to join an international practice in Liverpool City Centre. 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. For a full list of jobs you can also visit the BCL job search page. BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.
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