Shipping Solicitor

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Posted 5 days ago
Contract Type:
£40,000 - 50,000
Area of Law:
Private Practice
Reference Number:
7th June 2024
SHIPPING SOLICITOR - NEWCASTLE A specialist Shipping firm in Newcastle is on the lookout for a dedicated Shipping Solicitor, NQ-4 years PQE, to join their illustrious marine team. Revered by the global marine sector's elite - from marine insurers and ship operators to ports and terminal representatives, this esteemed practice is entering a period of growth, looking for two Solicitors at a junior and senior level to join them. Imagine being part of a cohort of solicitors and barristers whose combined expertise spans the full spectrum of maritime law, both wet and dry. Here, legal prowess is not just expected but honed to perfection, ensuring that every case is navigated with precision and skill. In this role, candidates will immerse themselves in a variety of marine matters, with a particular emphasis on Protection & Indemnity (P&I) and Freight, Demurrage & Defence (FD&D). The position entails conducting thorough case reviews, managing cases with finesse, and undertaking comprehensive research. Moreover, drafting legal advice and contracts, preparing arbitration and court documents, and advising on enforcement will be key responsibilities. This position is not merely a job; it's a voyage towards becoming a seasoned solicitor with a caseload to call your own. The journey to senior solicitor status is paved with continuous learning and professional development, and is yours for the taking. The firm seeks individuals with a sharp intellect, ready to absorb and apply new knowledge swiftly. Strong negotiation skills are essential, as is the ability to thrive within a team, whether face-to-face or in virtual settings. Networking and relationship management prowess are vital, coupled with a readiness to adapt to change. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, self-motivated, well-organised, and capable of working independently. Candidates eager to chart a course in maritime law are encouraged to apply. For more information on this Shipping Solicitor role in Newcastle, please contact Rozie Hunter at BCL Legal.
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