5 months ago
Practice group/Global Operations team:
Litigation & Dispute Mgmt
Type of Vacancy:
Full time/Part time:
Contract/Part time details:
About Eversheds Sutherland:
Eversheds’ construction and engineering lawyers are acknowledged experts when it comes to large scale projects and disputes avoidance and management. We utilise the experience and commercial expertise of our people to ensure deals are delivered on time and problems resolved in a straightforward and commercial manner.
Acting for governments, public bodies, major multinational, energy, national and international corporations and contractors, the matters we deal with are often leading edge and highly significant. As part of one of the largest teams of its kind in the world, our people have the support they need to deliver excellence. The team in the North is particularly strong in the transport, energy and education sectors.
Working directly with senior lawyers in the team, you will receive a varied and challenging mix of work within the non-contentious space.
You will be expected to manage some of your own caseload involving significant interface with clients and also work as part of a wider team (drawn from your office base and other Eversheds offices) on significant transactions and cases.
Skills and experience:
You will ideally be around 5 to 10 years PQE though we would welcome applications from anyone that feels they could perform the role. In addition, you should be a team player, client focused and a good communicator with a strong practical approach to your workload.
A commitment to delivering excellent client service is essential, as is the ability to juggle the demands of a heavy workload.
We're a modern, progressive law firm. We think differently and we've built a culture where individual skills and personalities can shine through. At Eversheds, we believe that innovation comes from a culture of genuine equality and diversity and we are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments individuals may require in the recruitment process, or once in post.
Eversheds endeavours to recruit and fill vacancies directly. However, when we do need to engage with agencies, Eversheds operates within a preferred supplier list.