Commercial Disputes Lawyer – 10yrs+ PQE – LONDON
Our client, a “top 200” law firm based in London who pride themselves in having a strong reputation for delivering high quality legal services and who are committed to ambitious growth where individual commercial innovation is actively encouraged, are now recruiting for a Senior Commercial Disputes Lawyer to act for their corporate clients.
The successful candidate will take a lead role in developing this growing practice area based in their London Office. You will preferably be 10+yrs pqe with significant work experience in commercial disputes work. We will be pleased to hear from candidates whose expertise expands existing niche specialisms in Arbitration, Fraud, contentious IP and contested Probate. The Team already have specialist sub-teams dealing with Construction, Regulatory (including Health &Safety) and Financial Services work.
Whilst growth is expected across all locations, this role is likely to focus on generating new business from the London marketplace.
The ideal candidate will have:-
A keen interest in developing themselves
The confidence to challenge accepted ways of working
A number of established personal connections and some work to bring with you to the firm.
Excellent IT skills
The ability to work independently
You will also have:-
A proven track record in developing and implementing a business development strategy
Demonstrable experience of winning new clients and forming long-standing client and referrer relationships; and
Demonstrable people skills
Location: London Office however may be expected to visit Cambs and Peterborough office as work dictates.
If you feel this is the new challenge you have been looking for and can bring drive and expertise in this practice area, then we would like to hear from you.
This is a f/t role 37.5 hours pw Salary £Competitive Start Date : October OIRO
*This is a senior role however our clients will accept applications from those with less years pqe who have proven experience in this practice area.