Commercial Solicitor, Blackburn, £40,000 - £50,000 pa

Commercial Solicitor, Blackburn, £40,000 – £50,000 pa

| Job ID: CMRCOMSOL01 | £40000 - £50000 per annum

Description:

Our client is an award winning employer who has ambitious growth plans for the next 5 years. This opportunity will involve working alongside another highly experienced solicitor to deliver sound legal advice to businesses in an alternative and innovative way to mainstream law firms.

Our client seeks an experienced Commercial Solicitor (NQ-3PQE) to develop their B2B offerings for commercial and SME clients across the North West. The successful candidate will have 2-5 years’ experience working in a similar role and will be ambitious and dedicated to the long term growth plans of this expanding company. This role will be client facing and requires a dynamic individual who can deliver flawless legal advice as well as providing the highest levels of customer service.

Our client is an award winning employer who has ambitious growth plans for the next 5 years. This opportunity will involve working alongside another highly experienced solicitor to deliver sound legal advice to businesses in an alternative and innovative way to mainstream law firms.

This is a fee earning role for someone with experience in commercial law including either; all aspects of commercial property including leasehold and freehold property in a business context, and/or partnership and corporate law in the connection with business set up, purchases and sales. The role would require that you are able to work on your own files with minimum supervision

If you are passionate and committed to delivering excellence and seek a role working with an exceptional team of legal professionals then don’t let this opportunity pass you by.

As a Commercial Corporate Solicitor your role will include;

  • Providing legal advice and services in a responsible and professional manner to clients and representing, and acting on behalf of clients of the Firm in legal proceedings
  • Ensuring that appropriate and effective legal advice and services are provided to clients
  • Ensuring targets and objectives delivered to you are maintained and met within the timescales provided
  • Fully complying with all Court Orders, directions and otherwise on time
  • Conducting cases in line with the Civil Procedure Rules, the Code of Conduct and guidelines stipulated within the SRA Handbook
  • Actively engaging in settlement negotiations with the TPI’s
  • Reviewing files and risk assessing the case and prospects of success
  • Acting with the Clients and the Firms best interests
  • Acting with due diligence and utmost honesty at all times
  • Being responsible for the financial management of your caseload; this will include regular billing, issuing proceedings and settlement targets, updating of management information and handling confidential information in line with the firm’s data security protocols
  • Complying with the Firm’s Policies and Procedures

The ideal Commercial Corporate Solicitor must;

  • NQ – 3PQE
  • Possess core commercial skills particularly in contracts
  • Have experience of corporate matters
  • If NQ, at least 6 months commercial / corporate experience
  • Be a self-starter who wants to be an integral team member
  • Possess excellent communication skills and have the ability to build rapport with clients
  • Have marketing & business development experience
  • Be full of enthusiasm, drive and ambition.

Our client can offer;

  • A strong company culture based on a clear set of core values
  • Flexibility; agile working and flexible hours are negotiable
  • Clear direction and vision for the business
  • A strong performance culture where achievement and excellence is recognised
  • A supportive and knowledgeable senior management team
  • Bonus and reward schemes based on performance

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Commercial Corporate Solicitor to work in a leading and innovative law practice business with an excellent salary offering of £40,000 – £50,000.