Commercial Solicitor

  • Job Reference: 67262
  • Date Posted: 12 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
  • Salary: £34,000 to £38,000
  • Sector: Commercial, Commercial Contracts, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client is an International firm and they are looking for a commercial NQ for the Newcastle office

Our nationally based commercial lawyers are integral to our continuing success. Representing an impressive range of FTSE 250 clients on high-profile, business-critical transactions and regulatory matters, they play a vital role in helping clients remove obstacles to growth and success. The team comprises of specialists in commercial, IT, IP, data protection and competition across our network of UK offices with nationally recognised leaders in their field, the team is one of the largest and most successful of its type.

As a result of new client wins and expansion into new markets, we looking for a newly qualified lawyer to join the team in Newcastle.

What will you be doing?

Working alongside an already successful team, you'll find yourself working on a wide spectrum of work from negotiating large outsourcing deals to drafting smaller supply contracts and everything in between for an enviable client base of household names in a wide variety of sectors such as chemicals, manufacturing, telecoms, retail and financial institutions.

What does the ideal candidate look like?

You'll be a newly qualified lawyer keen to specialise in commercial who's had exposure to a broad range of quality commercial work during your training contract gained in the city, in-house or at large regional firm. You'll possess excellent drafting skills, a sense of commercial pragmatism and a strong desire and ability to build long lasting relationships with clients from delivering pragmatic and concise advice.

So what makes it so great to work here?

Not only will you have access to fantastic quality work, unparalleled outside of the city, this opportunity also provides the building blocks for a great career that will allow you to ultimately identify and then hone an area of expertise to further develop your career with access to a variety of opportunities to really get to know and understand our clients business from the inside.

We're building a reputation for the provision of premium commercial advice that delivers results for both our lawyers who love the work they do, and for our clients whom we are helping to grow, expand and succeed.

And that's not all, alongside a competitive salary you'll receive a flexible benefits package so you can pick and choose between the benefits that matter most to you.

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.