Job Reference:
Location:Leeds, Manchester

About the job:

Our client is a major international firm who are currently looking to expand their team in Manchester/Leeds. The team are looking to acquire an ‘Health and Safety/Regulatory Lawyer’ (within criminal defence experience) to join their team. In recent years our client has achieved more tier 1 rankings in The Legal 500 UK guide than any other firm and recognised among the most innovative law firms in Europe by the Financial Times.


The successful candidate will ideally have gained relevant experience in a City firm or large regional practice and should have good expertise in Criminal Regulatory defence work, especially in health and safety. The role will involve primarily contentious and non-contentious advice and support to clients in the context of health and safety, fire safety and other regulatory compliance issues such as health care/CQC work.  Experience of advocacy is valued. Our client is looking for someone within the Manchester or Leeds offices, or a combination of these locations. The role will involve travel to other offices and client’s offices, as required. Applicants should indicate their preferred office location(s) when applying.


A lawyer joining the team should be suitably qualified with a strong academic background and possess 4+yrs PQE having trained and gained experience in a similar capacity. The candidate must be a technically excellent team player with a strong client focused approach, alongside excellent communication and organisational skills. Our client is also offering top city pay along with an equally high-quality working environment and an opportunity to grow your career with a top tier law firm.


Please send your application to on or call on ‘01618800118’.