Commercial Litigator (1-5 years’ PQE) – Sheffield

Job Reference: CLS0808
Location:Sheffield
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About the job:

OVERVIEW 

Our client is a market-leading, international law firm who have received many accolades for their innovative service and high-quality legal advice. Due to an increased workload, they are looking to recruit an enthusiastic 1-5 years’ Commercial Litigator into their Sheffield office to work on a wide range of matters in a broad spectrum of areas.

THE ROLE 

The role will focus on involvement in high value, complex UK and cross border litigation disputes. Acting for a diverse client and sector base, you will gain direct experience in all aspects of disputes avoidance, management and resolution of high quality highly complex disputes. Some of the duties you will undertake will include but not be limited to;

  • Advising on all aspects of disputes avoidance, management and resolution of high quality highly complex disputes across a range of sectors • Management of disputes and preparation of strategies for dealing with claims be they by international arbitration, litigation, adjudication, expert determination or mediation
  • Drafting, reviewing and amending a range of dispute related documents (ranging from pleadings to pre action letters)
  • Liaising and taking instruction from clients

THE CANDIDATE 

Candidates applying for this position will have;

  • 1-5 years’ PQE
  • strong litigation experience gained in a leading regional or City firm
  • A stellar academic background including a minimum 2:1 degree;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and legal technical skills;
  • A commitment to business development and client relationship management is also essential;
  • Experience of immigration issues would be helpful but not essential

SALARY 

As a leading national and international practice, the firm offers an excellent salary and full benefits package. They also offer an opportunity to join an outstanding real estate team with access to the highest calibre real estate work, bespoke training and career development.

To register an interest in this role, please contact one of our specialists on 0161 880 0118 or send a copy of your updated CV to Josh Hudson at josh.hudson@qclegal.com 

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