Media Litigation Solicitor

  • Job Reference: 70599
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £66,000 to £74,000
  • Sector: Dispute Resolution, Media Lit, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jon Cowdry
  • Email: jon@ll-j.com
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description

THE FIRM

A leading private client firm with an enviable client base of HNW and UHNW.

THE ROLE

The team specialises in managing and protecting its clients' reputations through its extensive experience in these areas of law and an intimate understanding of how the media and other publishers work.

Our team have been involved in some of the most significant cases in this area over the last decade.

The successful candidate must have good knowledge and experience in all aspects of defamation and privacy law, data protection, breach of confidence and harassment.

Ideally, the candidate should also have good litigation experience to to support other partners in the litigation department on nonmedia litigation as and when necessary.

The successful candidate must also be able to handle a varied caseload and assume responsibility for dealing directly with clients where appropriate.

THE CANDIDATE

2-3 years' PQE

Strong academics

Training and post-qualification experience from a reputable firm

Personal skills

* Team player

* Self motivated and able to prioritise and deal with a busy and varied case load

* Strong communication skills and ability to interact with clients who cover a broad spectrum

* Discreet

* Interest in joining business development and marketing initiatives.

* Hardworking with desire to achieve minimum time targets and billing requirements

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.