Employment Lawyer

City of London – £65,000 - £80,000

An opportunity to work alongside a highly regarded Employment Partner who has been ranked for many years in both Chambers & Partners and the Legal 500 has arisen at a top City firm. This will offer an unrivalled opportunity to strengthen your experience and build a reputation of your own.

Acting for employers and senior executives, you will undertake City level, high value & complex Employment matters across a variety of sectors. The work is varied and involves contentious & non-contentious matters. You will gain exposure to board level work, advising on complex cases such as discrimination, restrictive covenants, bonus disputes and negotiating exit terms for Senior Execs.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Employment Lawyer (3+ years PQE), with a strong academic background and a solid track record within Employment, ideally gained at another City firm. Applicants should also be able to demonstrate their commercial-awareness and drive.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established team undertaking high quality, high value work whilst developing your own reputation and progressing your career.

Apply now for immediate consideration or contact me directly on ray@douglas-scott.co.uk / 0203 846 3071 for further details.

Please contact Ray-Leigh Birkett, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

Douglas Scott are a legal recruitment expert and the UK's leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. You can therefore apply for our London legal jobs with confidence. We are a regulated recruitment consultancy and will discuss this role and seek your approval before submitting an application directly to the decision maker.

Please see our website www.douglas-scott.co.uk for more legal positions in London and the South East.

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Ray-Leigh Birkett

Recruitment Consultant
0203 846 3071


Ray joined Douglas Scott in 2019 as a Recruitment Consultant for our London desk. Ray works as part of the London team handling permanent positions. His client base ranges from High Street, Regional, National, International and US law firms. He is trusted by the Legal 500, UK 200, Top 100, Silver Circle and Magic Circle law firms to deliver exceptional candidates when required. 

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Employment Law
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX, Private Practice
  • Salary: £65,000 - £80,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: City of London
  • Reference: J57763

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