Litigation Solicitor

Saracens Solicitors are seeking an experienced, positive and energetic Litigation/Dispute Resolution solicitor to join our team. The role will involve supporting the Senior Partner and conducting general and commercial civil litigation work. The successful candidates will be a qualified solicitor who can demonstrate 2-3 years post qualification experience in this area of law. They must be able to manage and handle a wide variety of cases in a busy litigation department.

Candidates must be commercially focused, have excellent communication skills, have an ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and, have a flair for negotiation and relationship building. They must also be comfortable in providing independent advice. Candidates will ideally demonstrate a willingness and ability to get involved in marketing and developing the team. They will also have the ability to prioritise their own workload and work under pressure without supervision in a busy deadline driven environment.

On offer is a competitive salary, career progression, a firm with a progressive and proactive approach to on-going learning and career progression and a friendly, professional working environment.

Person Specification

Essential Requirements:

Must be sufficiently experienced to take on a range of litigation work including but not limited to: Contract and commercial disputes, professional negligence, IP, defamation, employment law, landlord & tenant and mediation.

  • Minimum 2 years post qualification experience
  • Excellent time management
  • Some supervisory experience
  • Exceptional communication, team building and people skills
  • Business focused
  • Clear & effective communication
  • IT skills

Desirable Requirements:

  • Foreign languages
  • Business development experience

Candidates satisfying the person specification, please contact HR Manager by email only with your CV and covering letter and salary expectations: cvs@saracenssolicitors.co.uk .

If we do not respond within ten working days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful in this instance.

Start Date: Immediate

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