Solicitor- Commercial Litigation – Manchester
We have an exciting opportunity for a Solicitor or Associate to work within our Commercial Litigation team in Manchester.
Hours: Full time
Vacancy Reference: 395- LMR
The Commercial Litigation team are currently looking to recruit a Solicitor or Associate to join the team in Manchester working on a broad range of commercial disputes work. The team handle claims including contract disputes, professional negligence, defamation, fraud, partnership and shareholder disputes for a wide variety of commercial and corporate clients.
The range and quality of our caseload makes it an exceptional base to develop a career in litigation. We are looking foe someone who has around 2 years + post qualification experience, and is looking for exciting challenging work in a friendly dynamic environment.
Beyond your caseload, we’ll expect you to get involved in a range of business development activities and play a full part as a member of a supportive team.
It is an integral part of this role that you comply with information security and all firm policies and procedures.
You should be proactive and flexible in working both individually and as part of a team, with minimal supervision, and be able to prioritise a number of different projects effectively. You must be technically excellent but equally important, commercially aware with strong business development skills.
Communication will be one of your strong points, both written and oral, and you will be enthusiastic about delivering excellent quality service to your clients. You will be someone who is confident to assume conduct of files, working autonomously with only light supervision. As a senior member of the team, you will mentor and supervise our Paralegal with their work from time to time.
We expect you to be able to use your initiative, and be a forward-planner, anticipating your clients’ needs in advance wherever possible
Clarke Willmott LLP is a national law firm with offices in Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, London, Manchester, Southampton and Taunton. We provide a wide range of legal services to corporate clients, organisations and individuals.
Having enjoyed significant growth in recent years, we now have over 600 people, including over 100 partners, and we are continuing to grow.
Our Manchester office is based in brand new state of the art offices in the city centre and currently houses over 40 people covering Corporate, Construction, Intellectual Property, Insolvency, Property, Private Capital, Family, Housing Management, Commercial Litigation and Employment.
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