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Dispute Resolution Solicitor 3+PQE Maternity cover - Fixed Term Contract (end 31/03/2020)


An opportunity has arisen for a Dispute Resolution Lawyer to join a highly reputable National law firm in their Cheltenham office, within their thriving litigation department. The quality of work is second to none and the successful applicant will be working alongside experienced lawyers and market leaders dealing with dispute resolution matters.


The work is complex, high value and you will also get to work on high profile cases. If you are looking to further your legal career and gain exceptional experience this is the perfect opportunity for you.


This is what you’ll be doing

  • To manage a varied and interesting caseload of dispute resolution matters including exposure to clients in diverse sectors
  • To provide strategic and commercial advice to clients
  • Ability to analyse complex factual situations and distil the key issues clearly and concisely and persuade others through logical reasoning
  • You will provide a first rate client service both internally and externally
  • To work as part of a large team assisting senior members of the team and supervising junior members of the team where necessary
  • Evidence of exposure to clients/counsel/experts is desirable
  • To engage in marketing activities 


The experience you’ll bring to the team

  • Solicitor or CILEx 3+ PQE
  • A strong interest to work in a team to reach an shared goal
  • A fine eye for detail
  • Strong IT skills, ideally with experience using a case management system
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure to meet strict deadlines


And this is what you’ll get in return

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday (Plus Bank Holidays)
  • A contributory Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • iPhone 8
  • Parking
  • Legal fees discount
  • Gym Membership Contribution
  • PES online benefits portal including thousands of online discounts
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Genuine career progression


Are you up to the challenge?

If you believe that you have the skills and experience for the role – then please get in touch.  We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place.  If you have any further questions then please contact Lewis Wells at Yolk Recruitment.


*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.*

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