Overview

Commercial Litigation Solicitor - West Midlands - 3 years+ - Experienced Commercial Litigation Solicitor required to assist in driving the litigation department forward. This is genuinely an excellent opportunity to progress your career within a leading litigation team who have a portfolio of clients which are well known household names. This firm and team have a proven track record of working with individuals to help them realise and fulfil their career plans and ambitions. Please call Penny on 0121 454 1004 in confidence to find out more about this role.

JOB TITLE:                   Commercial Litigation Solicitor

PQE:                                3 years+

LOCATION:                  West Midlands (Commutable from: Dudley, Wolverhampton, Birmingham, Shropshire, Walsall)

SALARY:                      Dependant on experience

 

THE ROLE:

This leading regional firm is looking for a Commercial Litigation Solicitor to play an active role in the development of the commercial litigation department. This is an opportunity where your input dictates your success. The firm are increasingly busy and are looking to hire a skilled Commercial Litigator into their team. The caseload will comprise of all aspects of commercial litigation including shareholder disputes, contentious probate, building disputes, professional  negligence disputes and partnership disputes. Working directly alongside the partner this is a good role for someone ambitious and driven and keen to progress their career.

 

THE CANDIDATE:

The successful Commercial Litigation Solicitor will ideally have a genuine passion for Commercial Litigation and have some working knowledge of all aspects of commercial litigation. You will have ideally have  experience within either a leading national or regional law firm and will be looking for a change in direction to join a firm who are committed to the development of your career.  You will have handled a mixed caseload of commercial litigation matters and will have a strong network of contacts within the Midlands market who will instruct you on future matters. You will be keen to business develop and market in the local area. The Solicitor should be able to demonstrate proven experience in the full litigation process and ideally will have had experience advising UK and international corporations, governments and high net worth individuals.  The Solicitor will work on all part of the litigation process including disclosure, case management, drafting witness statements and attending trial.  In addition, the Solicitor will partake in settlement, including informal settlements meetings, arbitration and mediation.  Candidates who have acquired some experience within contentious probate should also be encouraged to apply.

 

THE FIRM:

The firm is a reputable practice within the West Midlands. The Partners have all come from large national law firms where they became frustrated with an inability to drive their careers forward. The firm offer an excellent quality of work along with a good work life balance. Careers are taken seriously as is a genuine commitment to delivering excellent client service. They attract an exceptionally high quality calibre of clients and instructions meaning this role offers the appointed Commercial Litigation Solicitor the opportunity for development opportunities and rapid career progression. Also on offer here is an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits package


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Contact Penny Trotman
penny.trotman@enllegal.co.uk0121 454 1004