Commercial Solicitor

  • Location:

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Professional Services, Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Jack Pasmore

  • Contact email:

    jack.pasmore@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/540221

  • Published:

    4 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-02

  • Startdate:

    14/10/2019 11:21:32

The Firm
Our client, a top 50 law firm, are seeking a 1 - 5 PQE Commercial Solicitor to join their Reading team. They are a large firm totalling 1,700 staff including 194 partners across 12 locations in the UK and have a significant international network.

The Team
The need for additional resource comes following a period of significant growth. The group is comprised of; Commercial Contracts, Data & Privacy, TMT, IP, Financial Services and Projects & Infrastructure teams with most of these in the top tier of Legal 500.

The Thames Valley team you will be joining is small but growing . They have around 160 people in the office across practice groups and holds a great reputation - Tier 1 ranked in the Legal 500 for Corporate and Commercial.

The Role
As the successful candidate you will be 1 - 5 PQE and based in Reading or have connections there and want to help support and develop the team in this location.

If you join this team you will be come part of their existing national network with scope to work across all their specialisms. On a day to day basis you will be working closely with Partners on business critical commercial work with an impressive array of clients. The general work stream spans Franchising, Supply and Servicing Agreements, Outsourcing, Distribution Agreements as well as Corporate Support. You'll also be exposed to various Data & Privacy mandates.

Our client is seeking enthusiastic, team orientated individuals with general Commercial experience gained either from private practice or in-house.

You will work with our client to drive results and, where appropriate, help to supervise and progress the junior legal advisors in the team.

You should consider this role if you have an entrepreneurial approach and would enjoy business development activities and can show you have been participant in marketing and networking initiatives in your current role.

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