General Litigation Solicitor
My client is a quality high street law firm based in the historic area of Forest Hill, South East London. they are known for building a strong reputation for excellence and professional legal services which they provide in a friendly, approachable and cost effective manner. Utilising the latest technology, they aim to deliver the highest standards of service efficiently at a competitive price.
A well-rounded Litigation solicitor is now required for a thriving department. As a Litigation Solicitor within this firm you will be expected to handle a busy and mixed caseload of work including but not limited to: contractual disputes, landlord and tenant disputes, neighbour disputes, divorce, financial ancillary applications & family issues, personal injury compensation claims, probate claims, debt collection, employment, unfair dismissal and redundancy. In return, the firm offers a generous salary with excellent bonus schemes and the opportunity to work within a team that has an outstanding reputation. If you thrive under pressure and are a pro-active professional who envisions a prosperous career within Litigation then please apply now.
Duties & Responsibilities:
To conduct non-contentious advisory and drafting work, including;
Advising upon and drafting contracts
Advising upon employment compromise agreements
Conduct caseload efficiently
Demonstrate excellent client care
Market the department to build on the existing caseload
Bill and recover 3x salary
You will have at least 3 years’ PQE gained from a reputable firm.
You will be used to working in a team environment.
You will have excellent technical and organisational skills.
You will be flexible and client-focused.
Location: Forest Hill, South East London
Benefits: Partnership prospects for the right candidate (after a suitable period for them to prove themselves)
Salary Range: (DOE): £35,000 - £45,000
Job type: Permanent
Working Hours: Monday–Friday (full-time)