Overview

Employment Solicitor- Bristol – 12 months+ PQE - A well regarded and forward-thinking commercial law firm is seeking to appoint an additional Employment Solicitor to play a substantial part in the development of the employment department. Call 0121 454 1004 for a confidential discussion.

JOB TITLE:                   Employment Solicitor - Bristol

PQE REQUIRED:         12 months+ PQE

LOCATION:                  Bristol (Commutable from: Bristol, Bath, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and Cardiff)

SALARY:                      £Dependant on experience

 

THE ROLE:

Reporting directly into the Head of Department the firm is looking to appoint an Employment Solicitor into the team.  The role will be challenging and varied and you will be responsible for managing your own caseload of a combination of contentious and non contentious employment related work.  You will be providing your clients with commercial advice and will be used to liaising on a regular basis with clients in face to face meetings.  The role will also be focused on business development, marketing and networking and you will already be well established within your field of expertise. As part of the employment team you will be expected to provide advice on TUPE, redundancies, discrimination matters, settlement agreements, restructurings and Employment Tribunal cases.

 

THE CANDIDATE:

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 12 months post qualification and will already be an experienced Employment Solicitor within your current law firm.  You will have trained at a leading City Law firm or one of the Top 5 firms in the South West.  You must have a minimum degree of a 2:1 degree and will have excellent academics along with a strong consistent career to date. Well versed in all types of employment related matters you will have sound technical expertise in advising on both contentious and non contentious related employment matters. You may currently be frustrated by the lack of career prospects within your existing law firm and be looking for genuine prospects for career development.

 

THE FIRM:

This firm is well thought of within the South West market and has an impressive list of individuals who are not only highly rated in Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 but are well known names in the Midlands and are well respected by their peer group and by their clients.  The firm has a real focus on International work and deals with clients whom major city law firms would be proud to act for.  Driven, dynamic and with a clear vision for growth the firm is run by a focused group if partners all of whom are clear at achieving a clear growth plan over the next three years.


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