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Employment Solicitor

  • £65000 - £85000 per annum Excellent Benefits

An opportunity for an Employment Solicitor with 1-3 years PQE has opened with an International law firm at the cutting edge of Employment Law.

This is an opportunity to work on the very best national and International work, with training and responsibility given, even at the junior level as well as the opportunity to work in close proximity with Industry recognised Partners.

The Firm

International firm that has a long-standing reputation as being a market leader and being ahead of the curve regarding technology; they have systems which ensure they offer a first-class service to their client base. They now stand at over 1,500 lawyers operating from 23 locations throughout the UK, Europe, Asia Pacific and the Middle East. The firm is well-placed to advise on complex multi-jurisdictional transactions across a full range of legal disciplines.

The firm has significant international credentials in global energy, infrastructure, financial services, advanced manufacturing, and technology.

The Role

The successful hire will be joining a leading firm that's achieved more Tier 1 rankings in the Legal 500 than any other firm; the Employment and Reward practice is recognised as one of the most innovative and high profile, providing industry leading advice to multinational clients.

The Solicitor joining the team will be able to demonstrate experience of dealing with any/all of the following: strategic employment law advice, cross-border issues, restructuring and redundancy, complex grievances at a senior level including discrimination and whistle blowing complaints and senior executive/board room issues.

This role will also involve work on complex or high value and High Court litigation.

This leading team deal with cutting edge claims, projects and corporate transactions for a variety of blue-chip corporates and financial institutions. The work regularly involves an international dynamic, working closely with colleagues in the firm's international offices.

Requirements:

Solicitor with 1-3 years PQEMust have outstanding experience in Employment & Reward legal work dealing with clients at the highest levelMust have an eye for details, spotting opportunities and able to suggest improvements proactively.A strong technical knowledge is essential.Experience in private practice with a top end firmFirst-class communication skills and ability to work alongside colleaguesExcellent client facing skillset and eager to get involved in business development

A competitive salary is on offer, working in beautiful offices in the heart of London.

Progression opportunities in the future within this team are very realistic.

Corporate Solicitor

  • £50000 - £75000 per annum Negotiable DOE Excellent Benefits

An opening for an experienced, well rounded Corporate Associate (2-6 years PQE) has come onto the market to join a highly ambitious and fast growing International Corporate practice in Reading.

This firm combine outstanding legal expertise with creative thinking which is just one reason they are at the top of the Legal 500 rankings and widely recognised across the globe.

The Firm

This top 50 ranked and top tier in a number of areas in the legal 500. They are multi-award winning, and just recently they won the award for legal employer of the year at a prestigious industry awards ceremony.

The firm are innovative, forward-thinking and what really stands them apart is, despite their size they have a truly people focussed approach. There is no better example of this than there growing number of home-grown Partners, the firm have a reputation throughout the industry for nurturing and developing legal talent.

The firm have an impressive client base, which has a growing number of FTSE 250 companies. The practice now stands at over 10 offices nationally, with plans for a new office launch in the near future. You will also find that they have access to a global network, which gives them competitive edge.

You will find a supportive culture, where Partners are accessible to all. The firm have a strong leadership team and ambitious plans to continue to take more market share, making now an exciting time to join the firm.

The Role

The firm are seeking to hire a Corporate Solicitor 2-6 PQE into their flourishing Reading, Berkshire office.

You will work as part of a highly ranked legal 500 team. The team is busy and has had an influx of new work, making now an exciting time to join.

The department advises companies, management teams, investors and debt providers through the business life cycle, from start-up and first round finance through M&A, management transactions, venture and development funding, restructuring, capital reductions, private equity funding and exits.

You will deal with a broad caseload, the variety of which will make for an interesting role.

Requirements You will be a Corporate Solicitor with 2-6 years PQE - However, the firm are also recruiting at the senior level in Corporate (Senior associate to Partner level candidates) so please do still feel free to apply if you've got more experience)

You should have first-class communication skills and a strong work ethicSalaries will be genuinely competitive and negotiable depending on your level of PQE, you will also receive an industry leading benefits package

This is a stand-out opportunity for a Corporate Solicitor to join this leading Top 50 based in their Reading, Berkshire office.

Apply now or feel free to call me for a confidential conversation!

Banking & Finance Senior Associate Solicitor / Partner

  • £65000 - £100000 per annum Salary Negotiable DOE Benefits

Are you a Senior Associate looking for a step up in terms of responsibility? Perhaps you are in a top-heavy team looking for a route for career progression? Equally, this role would suit a Partner looking for a lateral move to a prestigious, growing and forward-thinking department.

The Firm

This top 200 firm are multi-award winning and have one of the nicest office cultures I have ever come across compared to that of most practices of their size; they have a much more relaxed collaborative, and forward-thinking culture. There is a nice social aspect to working at the firm.

Staff value more in the way of work-life balance and flexibility. They invest heavily in their workforce and are very progressive, their learning and development programme is widely respected in the legal sector and has been recognised by several industry awards. They are a cohesive, inclusive, and entrepreneurial organisation. You will find Partners are accessible and there is a completely open-door policy. They have a growing number of home-grown Partners that started at the firm as trainee's, it is this level of investment that I feel makes this a special practice.

The now have several offices nationally with ambitious plans to continue to grow. The firm has a strong reputation across several industry sectors, clients range from private individuals and owner-managed businesses to multinational corporations, public companies, universities, professional partnerships, banks and financial institutions.

The Role

The firm are seeking to hire a Banking & Finance Solicitor 6 PQE to join their growing Reading, Berkshire office.

You will lead the banking and finance department and will be at the forefront of this industry leading team, you will work with the other Partners to drive the department forwards.
You will join an award-winning banking and finance team that is led by a team of partners widely regarded as leaders in their field and who are regularly recommended by clients for their reputation, personalities and outstanding expertise.

You will be responsible for providing advice to banks, financial institutions, borrowers and other stakeholders on a variety of financial matters including senior and junior debt finance, asset-based lending, trade finance, and asset finance.

The variety of caseload will make for an interesting role.

Requirements You will be a Banking and Finance Lawyer with at least 6 years PQE

(there is no upper limit in regard to the amount of PQE and the firm are also looking at Partner level candidates)

A meticulous eye for detail is essentialExperience of leading and mentoring more junior members of a team is to advantage but is not essentialSalary is above market rate and negotiable depending on your background and level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package

This is an excellent opportunity for a Banking and Finance Solicitor 5 PQE to progress with an national, Top 200 firm.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

Corporate Tax Solicitor

  • £60000 - £80000 per annum Salary Negotiable Excellent Benefits

This chance to join a Top 100 will see you springboard your career - they're expanding organically and with some heavy hitting hires. Though already a leading firm Nationally, they're making waves in the market and have some very exciting plans for the future. Now is an exceptional time to join their success.

If you are a Corporate Tax solicitor interested in investigating a move to join a Top 100 leading department then this is one for you.

The Firm

This chambers ranked, top 100 national practice are undergoing one of the largest surges of growth, and they are looking to strengthen their already reputable corporate presence. With over 6 offices nationwide, award-winning 'legal 500' ranked partners, they are a firm truly going from strength to strength. The firm have been voted the fastest growing law firm on the south coast, and this coupled with their organic growth, makes them a truly fantastic firm to work for.

Despite having the stature of a corporate entity, the firm promote work life balance and have a heavy focus on a healthy working environment. You are encouraged, should you wish, to engage with colleagues, network in the local area and to ignore departmental boundaries, making the firm as cohesive as it can possibly be. The firm is attracting solicitors from Top 50 Law firm backgrounds, making them a national heavyweight practice.

The Role

The firm are seeking to hire a Corporate Tax Solicitor into their Reading, Berkshire office

The firm have an unrivalled reputation for tax work, they are multi award winning firm and have been on the cutting edge of corporate tax for years. You will be working alongside chambers ranked individuals, who are renowned for the work they do and the connections they share.

This tax department is not just corporate support, they are a department in their own rate. lots of the work that flows into this department comes from external referrals, and repeat clients from partner contacts giving you both support, and autonomy. You will be joining a strong team of circa 12 fee-earners, including associates, partners and solicitors.

What really stands this role apart, is the multi-faceted approach the department adopts, ranging from Venture Capital work, Real Estate Finance work and Corporate tax.

Requirements

You will be a Corporate Tax Solicitor 5 years PQE (No upper limit to experience - the firm are looking mid to senior level, including Partners.

You will have excellent communication skills and enjoy working in a teamThis role comes with excellent prospects for career progression/Partnership for the right candidates.Salary is competitive and negotiable and dependent on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package

This is a standout opportunity for a Corporate Tax Solicitor to join this dynamic, award-winning, top 100 firm based in Reading, Berkshire.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

Corporate Oil & Gas Inhouse Solicitor

  • £85000 - £105000 per annum Excellent Benefits

This is a fantastic in-house opportunity for a Solicitor with at least 5 years PQE. You will ideally be a Corporate & Commercial Solicitor looking to go in house and join a global Oil & Gas organisation. Expert knowledge in the Energy sector would be ideal. Sound Corporate/Commercial experience in law is essential.

The Firm

This international company have been leaders in energy production since the 1990s.

They have oil & gas operations across multiple geographies and are still in a rapid state of growth with a large focus in Asia and Africa.

The culture, ethos and ethics of the business stand them apart, they place people at the heart of what they do and believe in developing and nurturing talent.

The Role

As inhouse Senior Legal Counsel, you will work alongside the Head of Legal and the CEO on high level matters. Due to the nature of the work, there will be Company Secretary duties also so experience in this area would be desirable.

The role is to be based from their Central London office.

The successful hire will need to have cross border, international Corporate & Commercial experience within a private practice background.

The Requirements

You will be a Corporate M&A Solicitor with at least 5 years PQE.The ability to work autonomously and effectively.This will be a demanding yet hugely rewarding role so the ability to handle a complex workload on an international scale is a must.You will be naturally driven, committed, and able to work across multi channels and teams across the firm's different geographies.Comfortable dealing at the highest level with Board level individuals.International travel will be a requirement.

Apply now for immediate consideration or call for a confidential discussion to find out more about this opportunity in the heart of Central London

Private Client Solicitor

  • £60000 - £75000 per annum Excellent Benefits

Private Client Solicitor vacancy with a forward thinking, friendly firm in the heart of Central London. They handle high quality work from a broad and diverse ultra high net worth client base.

The Firm

Ranked in the Top 100 and top tier across a number of areas, this law firm has a culture that stands them apart from nearly all firms of their size.

They have a supportive open-door policy and offer excellent training and development to help employees reach their goals. A lot of the Partners are homegrown.

They have grown year on year for the last decade and punch well above their weight with bigger firms. Recently they received outstanding press reviews for work comparable with the very elite of City firms. There is a modern and progressive feel throughout the firm and they have an unheard-of staff retention rate compared to that of similar sized counterparts.

The Role

The firm is looking to hire an Associate Solicitor to join their thriving and growing London based team.

You will be joining an award winning Private Client department, which has steadily grown over recent years, many of departments clients are International families with significant assets, with a large proportion in the public eye. This department has pioneered a cross-disciplinary approach to private client law, working closely alongside experts in the family, immigration and property departments.

You will deal with an excellent quality of work, lots of which will be high value and often complex. You will be supported by Lawyers who are Nationally regarded for their level of expertise. The caseload will include; Wills, Estates, Tax, Trusts and Succession.

Requirements:

Private Client Solicitor with 1 - 3 years PQEYou should be an ambitious candidate wanting to progress with a London practiceA strong billings and work historyAbility to work as part of a teamMust be able to provide the highest level of service to high net worth important clients at the firm

This is an excellent opportunity for a driven, hardworking Solicitor to join a leading law firm in an exciting period of growth.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to call for a confidential conversation.

Residential Property Solicitor

  • £45000 - £60000 per annum Excellent Benefits

This firm is an exciting new start up, the firm has a real buzz and entrepreneurial spirit running through practice in abundance. Business is in this firms DNA - this firm has been set up by two of the most respected and heavy hitting Property Lawyers in the London market.

Now is an exciting time to join the firm, as they have plans to grow to a headcount of 100 in five years. With this comes a great opportunity to progress. You will be working with Partners who will invest in you not just technically but will give you the skills you need to become a fully rounded Property Lawyer.

The firm

This firm launched only 8 months ago and in this time, they have turned over in excess of £500k, and this is without them even having fully had chance to market the practice, this is in part due to the incredibly strong network that the Partners have. They have doubled their head count and have relationships with the largest mortgage brokers across the City and get referred a vast amount of work from London's most prestigious estate agents.

You will find a real buzz and positive ethos running through the practice. They are innovative and have one particular idea which they believe will be a game changer in the market and place them head and shoulders above the competition.

You will find they are creative, forward-thinking and have a family feel throughout the office, which even encompasses an office dog!

The role

This is a stand-out opportunity for a Residential Property Solicitor, with this role comes prospects to springboard up the career ladder, the position is based

You will work along two industry giant Partners. The Residential Property department deals with an excellent quality of work for an affluent client base of purchases, sales, lettings, and financing of residential property for high net worth individuals, investors and developers, and leasehold enfranchisement. The firm ensures fee earners only have manageable caseloads and charge well for the work they do. You will run your own Residential Conveyancing caseload and will be at the forefront of this department.

Requirements:

You will be a Residential Property Solicitor with at least 3 years PQE (there is no upper limit with experience)You will be an ambitious, dynamic individualA positive "can do" attitude is key to the roleSalary is negotiable and very much dependent on your background

This is an excellent opportunity for a Residential Property Solicitor to join this stand-out firm based in the City of London.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

Restructuring Insolvency Associate Solicitor

  • £90000 - £135000 per annum Excellent Benefits

Restructuring & Insolvency Associate with 1-4 years PQE. This is an opportunity with an International firm in the City of London to work in one of the largest and most highly commended department in the legal market.

The Firm

This International firm based in the City of London are a force to be reckoned within the legal sector. They are a global presence, advising the worlds leading financial institutions and companies on the most complex deals in the market.

Their lawyers are ambitious, hardworking but the firm are generous in remembering their staff have a life outside work and offer good work life balance without compromising on high quality work.

The firm promote growth and offer outstanding training. They also give their lawyers a platform to work in individual areas of interest with an array of pro bono and community projects to enhance their careers.

The Role

The team are looking to recruit an Associate to their successful Restructuring & Insolvency group.

They represent lenders, bondholders, liquidators, trustees, insurers, pension funds, corporate debtors to name a few. Their international client base is extremely diverse providing a really good range of work.

You will be working on high quality, complex international bankruptcy, insolvency and restructuring matters, alongside colleagues in other offices across the region and worldwide.

This department offer a tailored, innovative solution to solve their client's business needs drawing on the firms other highly regarded practices including banking & finance, disputes, regulatory, structured finance, employment, real estate, tax and insurance.

Requirements

Restructuring & Insolvency Associate with 1-4 years PQEStrong understanding of the practice area and expertise gained in a highly regarded, comparable International law firm Strong academics with a minimum 2:1 degreeMust be confident with clients and a keen business developer

This is a great opportunity for an Associate that wants progression with a top International firm. The package is above market rate and the role will provide a great deal of responsibility and opportunities for development

Restructuring Insolvency Associate Solicitor

  • £105000 - £150000 per annum Excellent Benefits

Restructuring & Insolvency Associate with 1-4 years PQE. This is an opportunity with a US firm in the City of London to work in one of the largest and most highly commended department in the legal market.

The Firm

This International firm based in the City of London are a force to be reckoned within the legal sector. They are a global presence, advising the worlds leading financial institutions and companies on the most complex deals in the market.

Their lawyers are ambitious, hardworking but the firm are generous in remembering their staff have a life outside work and offer good work life balance without compromising on high quality work.

The firm promote growth and offer outstanding training. They also give their lawyers a platform to work in individual areas of interest with an array of pro bono and community projects to enhance their careers.

The Role

The team are looking to recruit an Associate to their successful Restructuring & Insolvency group.

They represent lenders, bondholders, liquidators, trustees, insurers, pension funds, corporate debtors to name a few. Their international client base is extremely diverse providing a really good range of work.

You will be working on high quality, complex international bankruptcy, insolvency and restructuring matters, alongside colleagues in other offices across the region and worldwide.

This department offer a tailored, innovative solution to solve their client's business needs drawing on the firms other highly regarded practices including banking & finance, disputes, regulatory, structured finance, employment, real estate, tax and insurance.

Requirements

Restructuring & Insolvency Associate with 1-4 years PQEStrong understanding of the practice area and expertise gained in a highly regarded, comparable International law firm Strong academics with a minimum 2:1 degreeMust be confident with clients and a keen business developer

This is a great opportunity for an Associate that wants progression to Partnership with a top International firm. The package is above market rate and the role will provide a great deal of responsibility and opportunities for development

Employment Solicitor

  • £35000 - £50000 per annum Excellent Benefits

Are you an Employment Solicitor NQ-5 PQE? This is a rare opportunity to join a niche Employment law practice which handles an excellent quality of work and invest in their employees to get them to be the best they can be.

The Firm

They're a niche, specialist Employment law practice and this sets them apart from many others. They punch above their weight for a small practice.

They're situated in desirable offices in Reading and are easy to get to from the train.

The people they have there currently are incredibly happy as they're gaining experience with some excellent work and an enviable client base which even the most junior candidates will gain exposure to from day 1.

The Role

This firm is looking for an Employment Solicitor with 0-5 years PQE interested in their niche practice in Reading, Berkshire.

The work is mostly claimant, but there will be some respondent work involved as well, some of the businesses they work with are excellent clients.

They don't do any 'no win no fee' work or anything like that, it's all of a good quality making this for an interesting role.

The variety is what makes this role so good for a junior candidate, as you'll gain experience across a breadth of Employment work and be able to really specialise down the line if you wanted to.

You will be an Employment Solicitor NQ-5 years PQE (ideally 6 months since qualifying, but, a strong NQ could work, with the right candidate)You will be based in Reading, Berkshire (as such, you'll need to be within a commutable distance, or, relocating to the area)Salary is competitive and depending on experience, however, it's negotiable and up for discussion.

This is an excellent opportunity for an Employment Solicitor 0-5 years PQE to further their career in Reading, Berkshire.

Apply now or feel free to call me for a confidential conversation.