Commercial Litigation Solicitor

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Location
Greater Manchester
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
18 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Ref
DC-253
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Full time

Job Description

A genuinely rare opportunity for a commercial litigator to go in-house. You will join the specialist in-house legal team of a boutique, albeit fast-growing, insurance company. You will be involved in assessing a variety of matters and tasked with determining their viability or otherwise to be insured. You will receive training in underwriting and develop a broader insurance skillset to compliment your legal background. This role benefits from a healthy work/life balance and comes without arduous billing targets. 
 
Commercial Litigation (In-House) Solicitor - Manchester
PQE / Experience: 2 - 5 years PQE 
Commutable from: Greater Manchester, Cheshire, Merseyside
Salary: Competitive 
 
The company
They are a boutique insurance company that offer a niche after-the-event product in relation to a broad spectrum of litigation. The company have significant backing and following recent investment are keen to continue growing. 
 
The particulars
Ideal Candidate Criteria:

  • Solicitor; 2 – 5 years PQE
  • Background in commercial litigation and/or commercial insurance required
  • The role will involve dealing with the full spectrum of disputes, so adaptability and versatility is a must
  • Strong academics, ideally including 2:1 at degree level
  • Experience of handling mediations beneficial, albeit not essential
  • Confident in dealing with broad array of commercial clients

The next step
To register your interest in this rare in-house commercial litigation solicitor vacancy, select the ‘APPLY NOW’ option. Alternatively email Duane at Realm Recruit.
 
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