3 months ago
Can be based in Leeds, Sheffield or York. Travel to our other offices may be required.
Lupton Fawcett LLP is a well-established law firm with offices in Leeds, Sheffield and York. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious lawyer to join our successful and growing Ecclesiastical and Charities practice with a presence across all three offices.
We have a long established client base which has grown significantly over the last few years and we are looking for an ambitious candidate to play a leading role in raising the profile of the practice and advancing the team’s reputation for providing quality advice and a great client experience.
An experienced charities lawyer is preferred but experienced solicitors with knowledge of the charities/not-for-profit sector and transferrable skills will be considered.
We act for clients of various sizes from across the sector and the work we do for them is varied, interesting and intellectually challenging. The role will cover all aspects of charity work, including the formation and registration of new charities, incorporations, mergers, governance, constitutional amendments, trading and fundraising, dealing with the Charity Commission and other regulators, and advising social enterprises.
This is an ideal opportunity for a candidate looking for a new challenge as part of a dynamic team in a friendly and informal working environment.
Applicants should have the confidence to provide complex advice at a senior level, be self-motivated, manage their workload, meet deadlines. An excellent eye for detail and concern for quality is essential. The right applicant should also be willing to contribute to advancing the team’s reputation and profile through business development and networking.
Lupton Fawcett is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from every sector of the community. If the role is of interest to you, please submit your CV and covering letter via the form below where your application will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.
Unfortunately we are unable to respond to all applications. If you do not hear from us please assume you have been unsuccessful in your application. We would like to retain your details, CV and all of the information contained within it for the purpose of potentially filing a future vacancy with Lupton Fawcett and for which we believe you are suitable.
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