Commercial Litigation Solicitor

£28000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits package
04 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
Iain Jenkins
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Are you a commercial litigation solicitor with experience in contentious probate matters who wants to progress your career?
This is an opportunity for a junior solicitor who would work under the supervision of the head of Dispute Resolution – an experienced commercial litigation solicitor who has previously been a partner at a firm, before relocating to Harrogate.
You will be working within the commercial team at the firm which comprises of 8 solicitors, a paralegal and a legal assistant. You will also be working closely with the firm’s Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners rated private client department.
The role will be predominantly centred around contentious probate work; including proprietary estoppel actions, trust actions, and Court of Protection Disputes. In addition to the contentious probate work, you will also be working on a wide variety of general commercial litigation, including contract disputes, shareholders and partnership disputes, and intellectual property disputes including IP infringement and passing off.
You will be joining a firm with an excellent reputation in the market for both commercial and private client work. They have a real focus on providing a more personal touch to their clients and working on high net worth cases.
The firm offers an exceptional benefits package including 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), the potential to gain an extra 4 days holiday to be gained due to working flexible working hours, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, a free will, reduced solicitor’s fees, and a pension scheme.
To apply for this commercial litigation solicitor role, you will need around 3+ years’ PQE as a litigation solicitor, previous experience in contentious probate would be highly beneficial. Membership or willingness to study for Association of contentious trust and probable specialist qualification would be an advantage.
If you would like to find out more about this exceptional Harrogate based commercial litigation solicitor opportunity to further your career, please get in touch with Iain Jenkins at G2 Legal. 0113 254 9296. About us Formed in 1999, G2 Legal Limited is one of the largest, privately owned legal recruitment companies with offices throughout the UK and in Sydney, Australia. We are a fully accredited member of APSCO. Please visit our website for more information on the services we provide and current opportunities.