Commercial Litigation Solicitor

Leeds – £35,000 - £45,000

Commercial Litigation Solicitor

A dynamic and positively charged Commercial Litigation Solicitor is wanted for a fantastic opportunity with an established Leeds based law firm. Applications are invited from ambitious Solicitors with at least 5 years Commercial Litigation experience, who are motivated to progress their careers in a busy, highly regarded law firm, developing professionally and personally working closely with a Partner well known for their expertise in this field. Salary is upwards of £35,000 and negotiable, plus bonus and generous holiday entitlement with lots of scope for progression.

An established law firm with an excellent reputation in the locality my client delivers a high quality, full legal service to regional and national business and the individual.

The successful Commercial Litigation Solicitor will join a small, busy and successful litigation department; managing a full and varied caseload of matters to conclusion. Day to day duties will include the setting of strategies, drafting of legal documentation, negotiation of settlements, issuing of proceedings and management of caseload through the litigation process. Caseloads will vary and include Professional Negligence claims made against a variety of individuals and employers including accountants, architects, barristers, construction professionals, financial advisers, solicitors and surveyors. Full training and professional development will be provided.

Applications are invited from ambitious and hungry Commercial Litigation Solicitors looking for more autonomy and the opportunity to progress their careers in a forward thinking and supportive law firm.Candidates should possess at least 5 years PQE managing a varied Commercial Litigation caseload to include Professional Negligence, Contract Disputes and contentious Employment Law matters. You should also be confident in your ability to hit the ground running in a busy and successful legal department.

A fantastic Leeds based Commercial Litigation Solicitor opportunity with salary upwards of £35,000 plus bonus.

Short-listing this week, apply now to this fantastic Leeds based legal opportunity.

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Jonathan Nolan

0113 467 7571

Jonathan is a Director at Douglas Scott and has nearly 15 years legal sector experience. A law graduate, Jonathan was a Residential Conveyancer in a previous life managing sales and purchases in a 5 year career with a property law specialist. He speaks French, skis, plays 5 aside, manages a junior football team and occasionally dusts off his golf bats.   

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Commercial Insurance Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Professional Negligence
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX
  • Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Leeds
  • Reference: 34937724

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