Search Results

Leilani Reader
Permanent | Salary: £55000
Dispute Resolution Solicitor

Senior Dispute Resolution Solicitor/Associate - 5 years PQE+ - £ 50-60K dep on exp – Tunbridge Wells/Sevenoaks An established firm of solicitors in Kent have an opening for a senior litigation solicitor/associate to join their reputable team. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious solicitor to join their busy dispute...

Dispute Resolution Solicitor

Senior Dispute Resolution Solicitor/Associate - 5 years PQE+ - £ 50-60K dep on exp – Tunbridge Wells/Sevenoaks

An established firm of solicitors in Kent have an opening for a senior litigation solicitor/associate to join their reputable team. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious solicitor to join their busy dispute resolution department and take the lead in growing their litigation work under Partner supervision.

The firm have a rich business history dating back over 260 years providing friendly, professional legal services across a range of legal practice areas.

The role

This role will suit someone with drive, energy and desire to take the initiative in business development and bringing new work to the firm as well as building on existing clients and relationships. You will need to demonstrate a track record of working with referrers and developing relationships with clients.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate knowledge and experience in the following areas:

  • Possession claims for residential property (mainly on rent arrears basis)
  • Dealing with opposed and unopposed renewal applications under the Landlord and Tenancy Act 1954
  • Boundary/Easement disputes
  • Party Wall act disputes
  • Dilapidation claims/Service charge disputes
  • Contentious probate claims
  • Employment disputes both claimant and respondent
  • Contractual disputes
  • Commercial disputes

What they are looking for

  • Qualified Solicitor with a minimum of 5 years PQE managing their own litigation caseload
  • Business developer with a strong drive to develop the department
  • Confident with the ability to interface and develop relationships with a variety of people
  • Commercially astute
  • Ability to relate to clients at all levels and demonstrate excellent levels of client care
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Team player with collegiate and collaborative approach

What they can offer

  • A competitive salary
  • Career development
  • Flexible working
  • Excellent office location and modern working spaces
  • Encouraging and supportive working environment
  • Continuing professional development and support
  • High calibre work with an interesting and varied workload

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity contact Leilani Reader at leilani@lrlegal.co.uk or call for a confidential discussion on 02084642511 (office hours) or 07974429861 (out of office hours).

 

 

LR Legal is a specialist legal recruitment agency with a reputation based on trust and integrity. We will always ask your permission before sending your CV to any of our Clients.

The PQE identified on this advertisement is a guide only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.

LR Legal Recruitment is operating as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.

*We require a lawyer who has gained the necessary experience for the position advertised. The PQE identified on this advertisement is a guide only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.

 

Register with us

Thank you for registering.
LR Legal

Address: 7 Bell Yard London WC2A 2JR

Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 am - 5 pm

Call Us: 0208 464 2503

Map