4 months ago
Commercial Disputes Solicitor
Starting salary 70,000
Are you a talented and ambitious lawyer looking for a new challenge? We have an incredible opportunity for a Commercial Litigation Associate to join the highly reputable and recognised top 100 law firm in Cardiff. If you're seeking a role that offers high-quality work, career development, and the chance to work with industry-leading professionals, then look no further!
This is what you'll be doing as an Commercial Disputes Solicitor
This Cardiff Commercial Dispute Resolution team has achieved consistent Tier 1 rankings in the prestigious Legal 500. They are motivated, busy, and highly effective in providing comprehensive litigation services to a range of clients. You will be;
- Offering comprehensive legal counsel on litigation cases, encompassing strategic, transactions, and commercial aspects, while supporting the Partners and the broader Commercial Dispute Resolution team.
- Collaborate closely with the team and handle a portfolio of assigned matters, benefiting from supervision and guidance.
- Demonstrate initiative and eagerness to actively engage in business development activities and contribute to shaping the team's strategic direction.
- Engage in a diverse range of commercial dispute resolution work of exceptional quality, which includes interacting with clients from various industries.
- Leverage the expertise of sector specialists within the firm and collaborate with them to identify and cultivate growth opportunities for the team.
- Undertake challenging assignments involving high-profile, high-value, and complex litigation and arbitration cases.
The experience you will bring to the team
We are seeking a lawyer with 1-4 years of experience (PQE) in a high-performing dispute resolution team, handling complex issues. The indicated PQE range serves as a guideline, and candidates with more experience are welcome to apply.
- Strong technical skills, excellent academic qualifications (2:1 degree or higher), and a solid commercial understanding are essential for providing optimal practical advice to clients
- Demonstrated exposure to clients, counsel, and experts is required, while experience in business development and a good understanding of winning work are desirable, at a like minded firm
The benefits you will get as a Commercial Disputes Solicitor
This firm offer a competitive salary, high levels of flexibility and a great work-life balance, alongside a well-rounded remuneration package that includes private medical insurance, income protection insurance, and discounted gym membership, amongst many other benefits.
We are looking for someone who is passionate about their work and is dedicated to providing exceptional services to their clients. If you have the required legal experience, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work effectively in a team, we would love to hear from you. Reach out to Nicole Smith if you'd like to apply.
Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.
*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.