14 days ago
Solicitor – Litigation – Bristol
An opportunity for a Solicitor to work within our Commercial and Private Client Litigation team in Bristol.
Hours: Full time
Vacancy Reference: 526-LBL
The Commercial and Private Client Litigation team are currently looking for someone to join their team in Bristol led by partners Alex Jakubowski and Richard Moore.
The role will involve working on a broad range of commercial disputes work. The team handle claims including contract disputes, professional negligence, banking, IP, defamation, fraud, partnership and shareholder disputes for a wide variety of commercial and corporate clients.
The range and quality of our caseload makes it an exceptional base to develop a career in litigation. We are looking for someone who has 1-2 years of post qualification experience, and is looking for exciting, challenging work in a friendly and dynamic environment.
Beyond your caseload, we’ll expect you to get involved in a range of business development activities and play a full part as a member of a supportive team.
You should be proactive and flexible in working both individually and as part of a team and be able to prioritise a number of different projects effectively. You may have spent some time undertaking professional negligence work, if not, you will have general commercial litigation experience.
Communication will be one of your strong points, both written and oral, and you will be enthusiastic about delivering excellent quality service to your clients. We expect you to be able to use your initiative, and be a forward-planner, anticipating your clients’ needs in advance wherever possible.
To be successful in the role you will be driven and ambitious with the ability to develop your existing experience in our highly-regarded team.
If you would like to apply for this vacancy, please send us your CV, together with a covering email/letter using the apply button.