Commercial Litigation Associate Solicitor
Commercial Litigation Associate Solicitor, Manchester city centre, market leading salary, international firm
Your New Firm
They are known for their technical excellence and experience as well as the ability to develop a real insight into their clients and what really matters to them. You would be working with large scale PLCs, both locally and nationally, and you will be encouraged to fulfil your potential as a Commercial Litigation Associate Solicitor in an environment where development is encouraged and your contribution is valued.
Your New Team
The commercial litigation group, based across all of their offices, have a creative and commercially minded team who help clients with those decisions on a daily basis, specialises in heavy weight corporate disputes including contractual disputes, shareholder disputes, protecting minority rights, derivative actions, warranty claims, directors' duties, partnership disputes, commercial fraud and trust litigation, worldwide freezing injunctions and search orders and inquiry work, on a local, national and international basis.
The team also has extensive experience in sports-related litigation and arbitration as well as governance and regulation issues in sport. The Partner's main expertise lies in football and they represent leading premier league and football league clubs as well as a host of major premier league players, governing bodies and agents.
What you'll need to succeed
The level of work means the ideal candidate will be from a top/mid tier background - London relocators with connections in the North West will also be viewed highly. You must have excellent academics, a solid background in litigation and provide a first rate client service. As a commercial litigation and regulatory solicitor you will be fully integrated into the team, so a client facing approach and enthusiasm for business development is essential.
What you'll get in return
You will be working as part of a high performing, cohesive and busy team with excellent prospects for career development. You will be based in their office in the heart of the city centre and paid a competitive salary. It will be a great opportunity to be in charge of your own work and and assist the Partners and Managing Associates on more complex matters. The firm has have a strong reputation for providing Associates with early levels of responsibility within a supportive, stretching environment.
What to do now
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