Commercial Knowledge Lawyer, Leeds

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Posted 30+ days ago
Contract Type:
£70,000 - 80,000
Area of Law:
Private Practice
Reference Number:
30+ days ago
Knowledge Lawyer - Commercial Contracts, Leeds Fantastic global firm with a well established national knowledge team has an opening for a Commercial Solicitor to join the team, and take up a well-supported Knowledge Lawyer role, based in Leeds. The opportunity - Join an established 5-strong Commercial Professional Support Lawyer / Knowledge Lawyer team - Heading the team is an ex premier London firm partner, who is incredibly friendly and supportive - The team looks after knowledge across Commercial Contracts, IP, IT, Data and Technology - Get involved in keeping the already strong suite of precedents and boilerplate terms bang up to date - Get involved in developing training for fee earners nationally on changing legislation and regulation which affects their practice, both nationally and to an extent, internationally - Keep on top of what's happening in the market for the firm's clients and target clients - Join a well-networked national PSL community at the firm - Get to know partners and other key stakeholders across the whole Commercial Group, both nationally and in the international offices across Europe and Asia - Build key relationships in the firm and raise awareness of the knowledge support on offer - Opportunities to travel to other offices to meet the wider knowledge team and members of the Commercial Group More about you - You will be an experienced Commercial Lawyer, either qualified in England & Wales or a foreign jurisdiction with similar style commercial contracts drafting - You will likely have at least 5 years' PQE but may have substantially more - You will have significant drafting experience across a wide range of sometimes complex commercial contracts - You will be an able communicator and capable of developing rapport with senior partners as well as fee earners - Your experience may be gained in private practice in a good sized commercial firm, or within an in-house legal team, or a mix Benefits - Predictable office hours - the team does not operate a long hours culture and you can carry out your role within the 35 hour working week - Lots of flexible working options, including part time, to fit round your life - A relaxed, supportive team that works well together - you never feel as if you're on your own - A highly competitive top tier salary and benefits package - Blended working - work from the office 2 days a week, the rest from home - A varied role, no two days are the same - Lovely modern offices in central Leeds, a stone's throw from Leeds station If this sounds like an opportunity you'd like to find out more about, either apply now or get in touch to find out more. BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.
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