Commercial Litigation - Professional Support Lawyer
An award winning major international full-service law firm wishes to recruit a Professional Support Lawyer to join its formidable Commercial Litigation Team and be based at the practice's Leeds city centre office.
The firm has a solid reputation in the global energy, infrastructure, financial services and advanced manufacturing and technology sectors and is a truly global operation meaning that it is well-placed to advise on complex multi-jurisdictional matters across a full range of legal disciplines and it is proud to have achieved a significant number of tier 1 rankings in the Legal 500 in recent times.
The Commercial Dispute Resolution team covers all areas of the UK as well as operating with counterparts in number of international jurisdictions.
You will have a minimum of 5 years' PQE within the Commercial Litigation and will be very well informed in relation to Commercial Dispute Resolution procedures. It would be advantageous if you already have experience as a PSL although this is not a pre-requisite.
The is the perfect opportunity for those looking to take a step away from a fully-fledged fee earning role and to take a step up into a position that is integral to the strategic success of a highly rated national team. There is also a significant amount of client interaction, so this is great chance for a solicitor who thrives on collaborating with others and is looking to move away from file handling on a consistent basis.
Exceptional technical skills and first-rate communication abilities are a pre-requisite for the role. There will be some travel throughout the UK to visit other offices and clients, so this is ideal for those whose preference is to secure an alternative to a purely office based role.
A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer including a generous pension scheme, private health insurance, life assurance (4x salary), income protection, paternity leave, option to buy/sell holidays and discounted Gym membership.
For more information on this Commercial Litigation Professional Support Lawyer role please contact Graham Rawlinson at QED Legal.