Commercial Lawyer

North & South Regional Offices
10 May 2019
10 Jun 2019
Full time

PQE: 4 years +

Term: Permanent

Working hours: Full-time

Team: Commercial Group

Location: NOTE: there are vacancies across North & South Regional Offices and location is therefore flexible

The Firm

A leading UK law Firm with a network of offices from the South Coast to Scotland, working together as one national team. An innovative practice and the first top 100 law firm to achieve “Gold Standard”. Investors in People, the Firm’s values and culture are not just words on their website but are the heartbeat of the Firm. The lack of barriers between departments, a real lack of hierarchy, zero tolerance for arrogance and pomposity makes this Firm a fantastic place to work.

The Team

Our client’s National Commercial Group is going from strength to strength and they have exciting plans for accelerated growth over the next five years.

The Firm’s bold and ambitious plan is to be recognised as the pre-eminent Commercial Practice in the UK within the next 5 years. The Firm is already well on that journey, currently having an excellent team of over 70 lawyers focused on six key service lines:

  • Technology, Media & Telecoms
  • Intellectual Property
  • Financial Services
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Privacy & Data
  • Capital Projects & Infrastructure

This Firm are ranked in the top tier of Legal 500 for most of their practice areas, although their intention is to have top rankings across the board.

The Role

With a loyal and ever-increasing client base comprising FTSE Plcs, global household names and innovative start-ups, the Firm are keen to speak with experienced commercial solicitors who are looking for a new challenge. This is an exciting opportunity to develop a specialism within a highly sought after area of data protection and data privacy. On offer is the full spectrum of high quality work and you'll be supported by a team which values each individual’s career progression as well as committed to providing an enjoyable work environment for all.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate first-rate commercial experience, outstanding client service, the ability to take responsibility and a track record of being involved in business development initiatives. Our client will consider candidates offering private practice and/or in-house backgrounds.

Equal Opportunities

This Firm is a committed Equal Opportunities employer promoting equality of opportunity. This means that everyone who either applies to or works for the Firm is treated equally, whatever their gender, age, ethnic origin, nationality, marital status, disability, sexual orientation or religious beliefs.