Commercial Litigator

Recruiter
eNL
Location
Lincolnshire
Salary
£25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
21 Aug 2020
Closes
18 Sep 2020
Ref
215281294
Contact
Zoe Jones
Contract/hours
Permanent
Commercial Litigator, 1+ years' experience – Lincolnshire – An exciting opportunity to join a specialist litigation team. Call to speak with Zoe Jones and quote Job Ref: 1294

JOB TITLE: Commercial Litigator
PQE: 1+ years' experience
LOCATION: Lincolnshire
SALARY: up to £30,000 DOE

THE ROLE: A new exciting role has arisen to join a well-respected law firm within a rapidly growing team. Our client is looking for a Commercial Litigator to assist lawyers with their caseload. The Commercial Litigator will have the ability to run cases from beginning to end with minimal supervision. Daily tasks will include however not be limited to:

• Letters of Claim
• Particulars of Claim
• Court Forms
• Correspondence with clients and the other side
• Management of litigation including:
• Ensuring court deadlines are complied with
• Preparing disclosure and trial bundles
• Instructing and liaising with counsel
• Preparing costs budgets, draft orders and case summaries

THE CANDIDATE: The successful Commercial Litigator will have a minimum of 1 years' experience as a Commercial Litigator, an outstanding understanding of Civil Procedure Rules and excellent written and oral communication skills. In addition, you will have exceptional drafting skills and be motivated and capable of working independently. The ideal Litigator will have some experience or knowledge of Japanese Knotweed cases (professional negligence, misrepresentation). Applications are welcomed from experienced paralegals / CILEX / qualified solicitors.

HOW TO APPLY:
Contact Zoe Jones at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email zoe.jones@enllegal.co.uk with your CV, or simply call for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process, we aim to respond to all applications in 7 days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale, your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

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