Full or part-time
Based in: Pall Mall, London & remote
Salary range: £45,000 – £60,000
The Firm has two offices with this role being based in the London (St James’s) office but with the possibility of hybrid working. The Firm is Legal 500, Chambers and Spears 500 ranked and is modern, responsive and approachable with an excellent reputation.
Our lawyers are known as specialists in their fields and because of our reputation for excellence we routinely attract applicants from the top international London firms. The Firm is able to offer a modern and friendly working environment and, most importantly, a comfortable and sustainable work life balance without compromising on the quality of the work or the clients.
The employment department’s clients include companies involved in the tech, entertainment, fashion, publishing, financial, leisure and care sectors.
Most of the work carried out by the department is on behalf of employers or senior executives. The team are currently working on complex high value employment litigation with which the candidate will assist the Partner.
This is a very hands-on and varied role with lots of opportunity for the right candidate to get valuable first-hand experience in some complex and interesting matters whilst working alongside senior fee earners. The successful candidate will also be involved in business development and helping to expand the team further.
This is a great opportunity for a driven junior solicitor to make their mark and to be a key part of the overall expansion plans of the Firm.
To provide an accurate and comprehensive, high quality service to assist the employment partner in their client work. The work includes advising on all elements of employment law including employment disputes, corporate support, redundancy and restructuring projects, contracts, policies and procedures and settlement agreements.
You should be able to demonstrate the following personal attributes:
We fill our teams with people who are professional, motivated and reliable and share our values and our determination to deliver the best possible experience for our clients.
To help you develop yourself and your role, we offer a friendly working environment with opportunities for training and development to help you strengthen your skills and expertise.
We have a strong focus on wellbeing and provide you with excellent support and resources. Our friendly, welcoming team regularly organise social events to keep us connected.
The salary for the position is £45,000 – £60,000 depending on experience. We offer a very competitive benefits package including private medical insurance, cashplan offering discount vouchers, money for medical treatments such as scans, physiotherapy, dental treatment, sight tests and glasses and more, discounted gym membership, virtual GP service and fitness and nutrition health checks.
If you are interested in the role please send your CV and covering letter to Alison May (HR Advisor) firstname.lastname@example.org