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Insolvency Lawyer

  • GBP£65,000.00 - GBP£100,000.00
  • Chelmsford, Essex
  • Permanent

Senior Associate 5+ PQE | Insolvency Lawyer | Non-contentious | Chelmsford, Essex

The Firm

This progressive, Legal 500-backed firm are entrepreneurial in spirit and, as such, remains in the top tiers across most practice areas. They now have a headcount of over 200 lawyers with offices across Essex and East Anglia and a strong presence in the market.

Their learning and development program is widely respected in the legal sector, and they are known for their approach to staff investment. They are committed to their employees and believe in supporting their solicitors to grow and develop within the firm. They hold an underpinning value of internal progression and look to promote on merit-based progression routes.

The firm attracts legal professionals of the highest calibre and everyone at the firm benefits from the wealth of experience in its ranks.

The Role

A rare opportunity has arisen for an Insolvency Solicitor with 5+ years PQE and a proven track record in this area of law to head up an industry-leading team in Essex.

The team deals with the full range of insolvency work including administration appointments, security reviews, sales of businesses, winding up petitions, bankruptcy petitions, bankruptcy estates, matrimonial home proceedings, transactions at undervalue, preferences and recovering directors' loan accounts and LPA/Fixed Charge Receiverships.

Given their international outreach, they have been winning cross-border mandates and often have leading roles in high-profile insolvencies making for a varied and interesting pipeline of work to tap into.

The ideal candidate:

  • Insolvency Solicitor 5+ PQE
  • Excellent technical knowledge of bankruptcy and insolvency law
  • Confident in delegating work to junior fee earners
  • Keen to be involved with business development and growth of the department
  • Team player who enjoys working collaboratively to deliver outstanding legal services


  • Highly competitive salary package and excellent benefits
  • Access to the most impactful and high-profile work available
  • Opportunity to work alongside leading individuals and next-generation partners

Apply now for immediate consideration for the role of Insolvency Senior Associate in Chelmsford, Essex.

Andrew Chapman Senior Recruitment Consultant- Essex & East Anglia

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