My client is a multinational, publicly listed business with a major focus in transport solutions.
They now seek to recruit a Senior Litigation Lawyer to operate as part of a very small team of legal specialists in the UK; this person will be responsible and accountable for supporting all litigation matters that arise in relation to customer contract disputes at any point during the contractual service relationship.
This person will provide expert support and advice to the Project Management teams during service fulfilment and to the sales teams at the contract negotiation phase as appropriate. Taking ownership of matters which have advanced to litigation or pre-action stage and taking full responsibility for the management and delivery of any litigation processes that the company encounters.
A qualified UK solicitor, 7+ PQE you will have extensive in-house litigation experience ideally within the Rail sector or very similar experience and strong knowledge and awareness of the complexities of such an environment. You must be a skilled communicator and capable of interacting with the business at all levels. Strong technical ability is essential. Prior in-house experience is not necessary. The role may involve trips to other UK and European locations.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a high-profile and progressive business at a level which offers great scope to carve out a successful career within the organisation. You will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary, an excellent benefits package and the opportunity to work autonomously in a collegiate and meritocratic environment.
To apply for this position, or to discuss any aspect of the role, please contact David Cartwright at Chadwick Nott on 0121 200 5576 or email@example.com
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