Dispute Resolution PSL

  • Job Reference: 66580a
  • Date Posted: 4 April 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive
  • Sector: Commercial Lit, Dispute Resolution, Professional Support
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Excellent opportunity to join leading international law firm as a Dispute Resolution Professional Support Lawyer on either a full-time or part-time basis.

THE ROLE

This leading international firm is looking for an experienced PSL or fee earner to join its Dispute Resolution team. The group acts for a broad range of clients, particularly those in the corporate and financial sectors. Lawyers in the group regularly work in multidisciplinary teams with lawyers in the firm's tax, competition, IP and IT groups. PSLs report directly to the relevant practice group and liaise closely with the firm's central KM department as well as with the BD and Learning and Development groups.

Supporting the senior PSL in the Dispute Resolution team, the PSL will be involved in a range of PSL duties including keeping up to date with legal and commercial developments affecting the practice, drafting or commenting on standard documents, managing and where appropriate delivering training for fee earners, attending external conferences and events and contributing to initiatives that use technology to improve the efficiency of the practice.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

The successful candidate will have an excellent academic background and broad dispute resolution experience gained at a City / international law firm. Excellent communication skills are essential, as is an enthusiasm for the use of technology to support the work of the team.

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.