Commercial Solicitor

Greater Manchester, Manchester, England
£28000 - £45000 per annum
17 Jul 2017
14 Aug 2017
Amy Haycocks
Sector/Practice Area
Vacancy Type
Full time

An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Solicitor to join a global and respected firm in their Manchester city centre office. The department is well established with an expanding client base, which as a result means your case load would be truly varied. What makes this role stand out is that the Commercial / IP team has a strong reputation for delivering training and solid advice across a wide range of commercial issues and this would be a brilliant opportunity to become part of the team at the forefront of delivering this to an impressive client base.

The Role

The successful Commercial Solicitor will be part of the Commercial / IP team and will report to the partner, you will be responsible for delivering a commercial service to a broad range of clients. You will also have access to the firms industry recognised training and development programme which will equip you with the technical and soft skills to build an effective legal career.

The firm will encourage you to get involved with the team's business development and marketing and this will allow you to build your name in the market with impressive clients amongst experts in their field.

You will be responsible for working on large scales projects within the team as well as being given the freedom to work independently on complex and interesting work.

The firm have a national and international presence and this allows for the scope for progression to be open and they welcome those that are keen to progress within such a reputable firm.

The Candidate

The ideal Commercial / IP solicitor should have strong technical knowledge in commercial agreements as well as a strong commercial acumen. Ideally you will have trained at a reputable firm allowing you to have gained a good grounding of experience and knowledge and developed your drafting skills.

The successful candidate will ideally want to work as part of a friendly and supportive team but not need masses of supervision and enjoy the opportunity to work on such high quality work in a stable and collegiate working environment.

Our client is ideally looking for someone who has gained at least 1 years PQE within Commercial / IP and to be looking for a role that advances their career within one of the leading firms in city centre as well as nationally.


This role allows you to gain exposure to some of highest quality work in Manchester city centre that is varied across different sectors and complexity allowing for a diverse and interesting caseload that will develop with you as gain further experience

The firm genuinely invest in your career development and progression and the internal channels for doing so are opened and actively welcomed by the firm as they are looking for someone to want to remain long term and develop a career within the team and the wider firm.

One of the leading and most competitive salary and benefits packages in Manchester city centre as expected in such a reputable firm.

Although part of a larger firm the team environment within team have created is excellent and they want the joining person to become a part of that.

How To Apply

If you are a Commercial solicitor and interested in this role, then simply apply to this advert alternatively you can contact Amy Haycocks. To hear about the other legal opportunities we are currently working on - please visit our website. Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.

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