A longstanding full service City of London law firm.
Clients include private and public companies, developers, local authorities, funders and regulators.
Within a team which deals with a broad range of disputes and has significant expertise in resolving complex commercial issues.
The team has substantial experience in all aspects of commercial dispute resolution and litigation, dealing with cases in every tier of the English court system from the County Court to the Supreme Court, together with domestic and international arbitration and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.
In addition, they have acted in many overseas cases and have managed large teams within such claims.
The role will comprise a mixture of general commercial litigation work, including commercial contract disputes, insolvency disputes, professional negligence claims, and regulatory and civil fraud work.
You will also provide direct support and assistance to Partners in the team, whilst also helping with the management and development of more junior fee earners and contributing more widely to the team and its growth.
With at least 1PQE as a Commercial Litigation Solicitor, you will ideally have experience of civil fraud and contentious regulatory work, a strong academic background, and previous experience in the High Court.
You will enjoy client contact and have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal and be commercially aware, proactive and able to convey clear and concise information to clients and external organisations.
An advocacy qualification would be an advantage but is by no means necessary.
Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.