Employment Solicitor NQ-5 years PQE

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    Barking, United Kingdom

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    Alison Banks

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Employment Solicitor NQ - 5 years PQE - £32-45K dep on exp - Barking

Our client is a one of the largest multi sited law firms in East London and Essex. Providing legal solution for individuals and business for the last 40 years the firm have developed an outstanding reputation and continue to strengthen. Their lawyers support advise and work with individuals and their families across London and Essex dealing with complex and demanding cases. Chambers ranked and Legal 500 listed the firm works on national and international legal cases, with many cases being reported in the press. They are renowned to be trusted to be involved during some of the most critical times of a person’s life. The firm’s ethos is to work hard to understand what their clients want to achieve when you work with them

The role

Reporting to the Partner, you will handle a broad range of employment work, contentious and non-contentious dealing with matters such as;

  • Grievances
  • Employment Tribunal claims
  • Unfair dismissal and discrimination
  • Maternity and pregnancy discrimination
  • Sexual harassment
  • Compromise agreements

You will predominantly be representing employees with some employer cases.  There is an opportunity to work in a leased office space in the City part of the week.

This is a full- time role, Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.30 pm

What they are looking for

  • NQ -  5-years PQE Solicitor in Employment Law
  • Litigation experience would be a distinct advantage
  • Must have up-to-date knowledge and practical experience of UK employment law and be up to date with recent developments
  • Willing to get involved with business development
  • Strong client facing skills

What they can offer

  • 24 days annual leave 6 plus bank holidays
  • Productivity bonus paid at the discretion of the Partnership
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Free eye-tests
  • Career progression via their Associate & Partner development scheme
  • Client referral bonus

If you feel you would be a good fit and would like to learn more about this opportunity, then contact Alison Banks at alison@lrlegal.co.uk or call for a confidential discussion on 0208 464 2506 or 07979 952 201.