Legal Counsel, Nottinghamshire, 1- 4 PQE - Senior Company Commercial Lawyer, Central London, 10+ PQE – UK’s largest sporting goods retailer, operating a diversified portfolio of sports, fitness, fashion and lifestyle brands. Call us now on 0121 410 6994.
JOB TITLE: Legal Counsel
PQE REQUIRED: 1 – 4
LOCATION: Nottinghamshire (Commutable from: South Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire)
SALARY: up top £55,000
The successful applicant will work across all aspects of the Group’s commercial functions, including: buying, marketing, retail, licensing, fitness, finance, IT and e-commerce. You will provide advice on general commercial matters such as contract negotiations and enforcement, terminations, engagement of external advisors, regulatory matters, and confidentiality arrangements.
In addition to general non-contentious commercial work, the role offers candidates with appropriate experience scope to work on contentious matters, including resolving consumer claims, contractual disputes and associated pre-action litigation, as well as providing corporate support, such as preparation of confidentiality agreements, conducting due diligence investigations, drafting ancillary documents and post-completion support.
You will also have the opportunity to be involved in more project-focused work.
This is a high profile position within the Group, and as such you will be a UK qualified solicitor, typically with 1 to 4 year's post qualification experience from a leading private practice firm or in-house legal department, although applications from other candidates with the requisite skills will be welcomed
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