Commercial Solicitor, 4+ PQE, Newcastle – A fantastic opportunity for an experienced commercial solicitor in an award winning, Legal 500 firm. Call us now on 0113 320 0575.

JOB TITLE:                   Commercial Solicitor

PQE REQUIRED:         4+ years

LOCATION:                  Newcastle

SALARY:                       Competitive, commensurate on experience


As a commercial solicitor you will be joining a renowned commercial team who work on behalf of clients from all sizes and sectors including R&D, IT, manufacturing, retail and energy as well as many public sector bodies. Your caseload will cover the full spectrum of commercial matters including, but not limited to, franchises, collaborations, terms and conditions, intellectual property and data protection. You will be expected to manage and supervise junior colleagues when required as well as contribute to the commercial department’s general operational management. Significant contribution to the department’s business development work is also expected.



We are looking for experienced commercial solicitors with at least four years PQE. Strong previous experience in high value contract negotiation and drafting is an absolute must. Candidates must be apt at working in a team, managing junior colleagues and delegating work where appropriate. The successful candidate will have strong networking skills and a demonstrable flair for business development.



With a client base that spans the country, this Legal 500 and Chambers accredited firm receive consistent external recognition for being leaders in their field. They act on behalf businesses that range from start ups to listed corporations and pride themselves on always going the extra mile to ensure their clients’ difficulties are overcome and their goals achieved. They take corporate and social responsibility just as seriously as they do client service and as such donate regularly to a range of charities and undertake much of their work on a pro bono basis. As an employer they are committed to creating an environment where legal talent from all experience levels can genuinely thrive.

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Contact Melanie Daly
melanie.daly@enllegal.co.uk0113 320 0575 / 0161 850 0745