Regulatory Lawyer, 2+ years experience, Bristol - This is a full service law firm ranked as a leader in both the Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 directories. They currently have an exciting opportunity for a Lawyer or Associate to join their regulatory compliance team within the litigation and employment department. This is a role offering great scope!
JOB TITLE: Regulatory Lawyer
EXP REQUIRED: 2+
SALARY: £Very Competitive
The successful Lawyer will have the opportunity to work with the largest national provider of specialist legal services to the education sector. They are best known for advising schools (including independent schools and academies), colleges and universities on a variety of issues. The work includes crisis management, investigations, representation in legal proceedings and inquiries and related advice on safeguarding, liability, governance and reputation protection and compliance service, assisting clients with communications with regulators and inspectorates and helping them with the implementation, maintenance and review of policies and procedures.
You will be a talented Legal Executive, Solicitor or Barrister, with an interest in education and/or safeguarding. Experience of litigation/regulatory compliance/safeguarding would be preferred. You must demonstrate an ability to provide accurate, focussed advice to clients, confidence in the use of office IT applications and an ability to work to the SRA's Skills Standards. Communicate concisely both verbally and in writing with colleagues and clients and identify the relevant legal issues applicable to a case, matter or a transaction and the client's objectives and determine an appropriate strategy. Offering great variety in the role you will contribute to appropriate business development activities of the team and the firm, which may include writing articles on current issues, creating materials and/or presenting them at seminars and provide some managerial direction to juniors. This is a role with great scope, offering an ambitious Lawyer an unprecedented career path. There is an awful lot more to tell you about this position, so please call to discuss further and register your interest.
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