Employment Solicitor - 4 years+ PQE – West Midlands- Are you an Employment Solicitor looking for your next role at a leading regional law firm? Frustrated at promises of partnership that never materialise? Looking for a challenge and a change to part of a team where you can develop your career but not compromise on the quality of work you are undertaking? This could be the role for you. Please call 0121 454 1004.

JOB TITLE:                              Employment Solicitor

PQE REQUIRED:                     4 years PQE+

LOCATION:                              West Midlands (Commutable from: Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Walsall, Solihull, Worcester and Cheltenham)

SALARY:                                 Excellent



Our client is a leading regional player and their employment team has a reputation for the top quality advice they provide, whilst maintaining excellent client care.  The Solicitor will join a team of professionals headed up by an employment expert with over twenty years of experience.  The appointed Employment Solicitor will take on a challenging and exciting caseload of employment matters including both contentious and non-contentious work.  The highly rated team is looking for someone who has the ability to undertake all aspects of employment law including constructive dismissal, unfair dismissal, redundancy, compromise agreements and employment tribunals. With an excellent pedigree you will contribute to the business in terms of billings, as well as ideas on how to develop the practice further.  This is an exceptional opportunity for an Employment Solicitor with a passion for this area of law to develop their career and become a leading playing within the local market.



The ideal Employment Solicitor will have at least 4 years of post qualification experience and will be currently working for either a leading national or a regional law firm.  The Solicitor will enjoy handling a full employment caseload of both contentious and non contentious matters including disciplinary proceedings, unfair dismissal, TUPE, working time regulations and drafting and reviewing employment contracts.  Your client base will be varied along with your caseload and you will be able to provide sound commercial advice.  This is a role that demands a strong and motivational Employment Solicitor who displays diplomatic skills and sound judgement. You will be a good marketer and business developer and will have demonstrated an ability to cover the full remit of employment law.  This is a genuinely exciting role to play an instrumental part in developing the department and the team and for the successful and ambitious individual there is the opportunity for fats track to partnership on the cards.



The firm is highly recommended in Legal 500 and Chambers & Partner and has a clear strategic view as to how they intend to grow and shape the firm. The management team are clear, decisive and focused and are looking to achieve strong growth over the next five years.  If you are looking to join a firm where you are encouraged to work on an autonomous basis but with fast track career progression for those who achieve excellent results then this is the firm for you.  In addition, this role offers an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits package.


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