Education Lawyer, 3-7 PQE

Job Reference: QZ/PM5551
Location:Birmingham, UK, West Midlands

About the job:

Our client is a highly regarded international law firm with an impressive client list and a client-focused approach. They currently looking to recruit a lawyer 3-7 years PQE to join their Education Team in Birmingham.

The role would involve undertaking a varied caseload of governance, constitutional, regulatory and commercial advice for the education sector. You will be primarily focus on advising higher education institutions and private sector higher education providers in a team which is recognised both internally and externally as undertaking leading edge and strategically important work for the global education sector. The team also advise further educational institutions, independent schools and academies. This is a great opportunity for a lawyer interested in working with a dynamic team in an ever-changing market and undertaking a stimulating caseload.

Full training and support will be provided for the successful candidate, though an understanding of charity law would be beneficial, as would experience with writing bid documents, participating in business development pitches and supporting the management of client relationships, as these are all key aspects of the role.

The ideal candidate would be technically excellent, commercially-minded and have strong problem-solving and drafting skills.

To find out more, our to apply for this role, contact Qasim Zahid on 0161 880 0118, or email