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Litigation Solicitor

Litigation Solicitor

  • Location

    Swansea

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £38000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Dan Mason

  • Email:

    Dan.mason@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    02921 673747

  • Job ref:

    BH-29347

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-29

  • Start date:

    2022-06-28

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Litigation Solicitor – Swansea
£38k+ plus bonus and benefits

I am looking for a Solicitor with experience in any area of litigation to join a small team and firm in Swansea.  Working within a busy yet laid back environment you will be commercially minded and have exposure to civil/commercial litigation work.

This role would suit an NQ or junior lawyer but any interest local lawyers in particular are welcomed

If you currently work in claims or civil lit I want to hear from you. This is one of the best roles i have taken all year working for a great client who is a joy to deal with.

This is what you’ll be doing
Working in a team that
  • Manages a large amount of litigation cases
  • Dealing with complex cases / technical cases
  • Growing and thereafter managing a team of junior fee earners
  • Have an input into the future of the firm
  • Liaising with the sister company
The experience you’ll bring to the team
  • A qualified Lawyer  with any level of post qualification experience
  • Experienced in small claims and multitrack litigation or financial services litigation
  • A knowledge of Plevin Claims and the law around this is desirable but not essential
  • Competent user of Microsoft Office software and case management system
  • Proven supervisory experience
  • Entrepreneurial and commercially savvy
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
This is what you’ll get in return
  • A fantastic opportunity to take your career to the next level and earn way above a market rate salary
  • The opportunity to head up a legal business and input ideas, cost saving implementations, recruitment etc
  • Support, training and guidance from an external business (a leading Barrister)  for 6 months on setting up the firm and on plevin claims and the process around these
  • Support from the business owners
  • Office hours 9am – 5pm Monday to Thursday and an early finish on a Friday
  • Must be willing to travel to Swansea

Please contact Daniel Mason at our head offices for immediate consideration