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Solicitor - Commercial Litigation

£70000 - £80000 per annum Negotiable Benefits
City London City of London

Managing this Role


Charlie Simpkin

Associate Director - London
0203 865 2113

This Top 100 UK law firm has been growing consistently over the last few years, fuelled by a national reputation and a unique offering to solicitors looking for something different. Working for this firm, you'll find a highly engaging culture and an excellent quality of work - coupled with first class professional development and progression opportunities.

The firm is forward-thinking, collegiate and puts people at the heart of their business.

The Firm

This multi-award-winning City firm is ranked in the Top 200 and has a rich heritage dating back over two centuries. They are known for nurturing and developing legal talent, helping to keep a high retention rate at all levels. In recent years the firm has grown significantly and is now home to over 250 employees.

They use cutting edge technology and really are ahead of the curve in the legal landscape.

You will find a very people orientated business with a friendly, supportive and progressive environment. Their culture is far away from the usual commercial machine of the City.

This firm acts for a broad range of clients, including private and public companies, developers, local authorities, funders, regulators, and high-net-worth individuals (onshore and offshore).

The Role

This Top 100 UK law firm is seeking a 3-7 PQE Commercial Litigation Solicitor in the City of London (with hybrid working)

You will be a Commercial Litigation Solicitor, joining an established, successful team with a department headed up by expert Partners where you will deal with great work.

The role will comprise a mixture of general commercial litigation work, including:

  • commercial contract disputes
  • insolvency disputes
  • professional negligence claims
  • regulatory
  • criminal / inquest / inquiry
  • insurance disputes
  • white-collar fraud both civil and criminal.

An important part of the role is providing direct support and assistance to Partners in the team and helping with the management and development of more junior fee earners.


  • You will be a Commercial Litigation Solicitor with 3-7 years PQE
  • High Court experience is essential
  • Able to manage and run your own files
  • A strong academic background

Salary & Benefits:

There's an excellent salary and package on offer, negotiable depending on experience, plus an excellent benefits package.

There is a bonus scheme offering solicitors the opportunity to earn an additional 25% of salary as a bonus.

The firm offer the usual benefits of private healthcare, private dental care, pension, group income protection (like critical illness cover), life assurance @ 4 x salary, 24/7 online or phone GP, annual flu vaccinations and eye tests, cycle to work scheme.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Commercial Litigation Solicitor looking to move to a dynamic, leading firm that can offer excellent work-life balance in the heart of London.

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to give Charlie Simpkin at JMC Legal Recruitment a call for a confidential conversation.