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Health & Safety/Regulatory Crime Associate

  • GBP£55,000.00 - GBP£65,000.00
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Permanent

Health & Safety/Regulatory Crime Associate NQ-2 PQE| Top 20 Firm| Manchester

Are you a talented Associate with prior experience in Health and Safety/Regulatory Crime OR an NQ associate looking for a chance to retrain and pursue a specialist career in Safety, Health & Environment?

This Top 20 law firm, renowned for its unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation, and a dynamic approach to law is looking to add to its multi-award-winning Safety, Health & Environment department.

The Firm:

This multi-award-winning Firm is in the Top 20 and has built this success off an entrepreneurial and creative spirit. They invest heavily in their staff and boast over 150 lawyers credited in legal directories such as The Legal 500 and Chambers. This combination of creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and their invest in their lawyers is the cornerstone of their success over the years.

As a firm truly operating on the global scale with offices across nearly every continent. They operate a wide and large client list, including UHNW individuals, privately and publicly owned businesses, wealth management services, private equity funds, FTSE 250 companies, and major corporations.

As mentioned, the investment the firm makes into its people is unrivalled, and you will be supported to develop your skills, progress your career, and establish a reputation of your own. The firm operates a purely collegiate atmosphere and allows for progression through a structured path based on meritocracy.

The Role:

This is a stand-out opportunity to join this top 20 international firm with one of the leading Safety, Health & Environment Regulatory departments out of their Manchester office.

This team of 12+ fee earners prepare, enforce and conclude cases before the criminal courts. Common cases involve corporate manslaughter, health and safety prosecutions, and environmental crime. The significant number of fatalities dealt with by our team also ensures that you will develop proficiency in representing clients before the Coroners Court.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • You will be an Associate (NQ-2 years PQE) please note that re-trains will be considered with full training provided.
  • Strong academics with a strong trainee background
  • You will have exceptional organisational and be coachable with a determination to learn and grow
  • You will have enthusiasm for intellectually challenging work.


  • Market-leading salary and excellent benefits with clear and structured progression paths.
  • A flexible and friendly working environment and a supportive team culture
  • Exposure to large, high-profile UK and international issues.

This is an excellent opportunity for a junior associate, to join this Top Tiered law firm in Manchester.

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to contact Ralph Dowds at JMC Legal Recruitment for a confidential conversation.

Ralph Dowds Recruitment Consultant- North-West

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