Commercial Litigation Associate

  • Location:

    Liverpool, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Kathryn Wycherley

  • Contact email:

    Kathryn.Wycherley@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/542241

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-23

  • Start date:

    asap

Exciting new Commercial Litigation role with one of the UK's leading law firms (to be based in Liverpool)


Their award winning, high profile national commercial litigation team is seeking to recruit a Solicitor who will assist the wider specialist team nationally.


The Commercial Litigation team provides commercial advice to clients who need to resolve a wide variety of disputes with an emphasis on companies and company law, either through litigation or Alternative Dispute Resolution.


The cases span a wide ranging spectrum of general commercial and corporate disputes and sector specific work including international and cross-border litigation, Intellectual Property, shareholder disputes, data, information and confidentiality, professional negligence claims, injunctions and arbitration (including international) etc.


This firm differentiate themselves through their commercial strategy, exceptional client service by the whole team and entrepreneurial approaches to pricing.


They offer a multi-disciplinary disputes team of diverse sector specialists and experts for all types of contentious work and can also offer access to high-quality work from clients operating across a variety of sectors including telecoms, well known high street retailers and leading industry brands.


Leveraging off their connected Services Business they continue to explore and provide cutting edge solutions to the litigation process for our clients with an emphasis on technology solutions.


They provide a supportive and collegiate working environment within a well-established Commercial Litigation practice and their assistants and partners work on "flat" structure which concentrates on getting the right people on the right cases at the right time, not on mini teams working exclusively together in silos.


This includes working nationally and internationally which includes significant opportunity for international travel if the candidates are interested on a short and medium term secondment basis.
Unlike many firms, the team is genuinely a "trials" team with significant experience of running high value highly complex cases to trial (not just part way the through the process).


The successful candidate will have a good understanding of company issues, corporate law, litigation processes and ADR.


They will have experience of resolving disputes for large local and large national companies and will be able to demonstrate technical and commercial expertise and application and the ability to deliver excellent results and client service for clients within required time frames.


In return, they offer excellent training and development, market-leading salary and benefits package and potential for some flexible working.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.