In-house Legal Counsel, Warwickshire, 0 – 3 years PQE – A modern and progressive business is looking for an enthusiastic Legal Counsel to join their in-house legal team. Call us now on 0121 454 1004.
JOB TITLE: Legal Counsel
PQE REQUIRED: NQ – 3 years PQE
LOCATION: Warwickshire (Commutable from: West Midlands, Leicestershire)
SALARY: On application
The successful Legal Counsel (0-3 PQE) will be expected to deal with all types of legal work coming into the department and to support more senior lawyers on complex transactions. Responsibilities will include;
- Managing own caseload and drafting and advising on a range of contracts, seeking supervision as necessary
- Assisting the team by keeping abreast of legislative changes and briefing the team on these from time to time
- Writing guidance notes for the business on key areas of law such as inducement to breach contract / data protection / regulations
- Identifying legal risks to the business and understanding how to mitigate these, seeking advice from senior colleagues where necessary
- Delivering legal induction training to employees
The successful candidate will be a qualified solicitor with NQ - 3 years PQE experience in commercial law, in particular drafting and negotiating various types of commercial contracts. They will also have a high level of commercial awareness and strong attention to detail.
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