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Media & Entertainment Litigation Solicitor

BBBH22680
£60000 - £85000 per annum
Manchester North West Manchester

Managing this Role

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Lucy Burt

Recruitment Consultant - North West
0121 296 6643

Are you looking to springboard your career with a broader scope of high value and intricate work that will give you a real edge and finesse?

This opportunity to join a long-standing, innovative firm will give you an unrivalled level of exposure, placing you ahead of your years of PQE.

The Firm

This upcoming, boutique practice. may be small in size but are powerful in impact and are pioneering change into the legal industry which has led them to be ranked one of the UK's leading boutique law firms. They have a unique offering where they house not only Lawyers. This gives them a competitive advantage when pitching for new business and growing existing revenue streams.

The Partners work synonymously and collaboratively together to really drive the practice forward by combining their critical legal expertise with commercial nous and strategic thinking. They pride themselves on being entrepreneurial, dedicated and versatile.

The high retention of staff has allowed the firm to grow substantially and organically, and this is echoed by the abundance of opportunity to progress within the firm. There is a strong management team with several partners being personally recognised in the Legal 500 for their work at the firm.

The firm have an exciting client base, advising major household names and thus giving them a high-profile reputation while maintaining their identity as approachable, sociable, yet a professional firm.

The practice has a lovely social element that staff are able to get involved in with different events being held throughout the year with a real buzz of excitement rippling through the firm. They also often engage in the local community sponsoring local events and charities, which really carries the ethos engrained within the firm forward.

The Role

The firm is seeking a Media & Entertainment Solicitor (contentious) to join their modern, and growing Manchester City centre office.

You will deal with a broad client base covering many industry sectors, the sheer level of variety will make for an interesting caseload. The firm are often act for a large range of clients to include large media organisations, online businesses / e-commerce, publishers, music, and some film and tv rights work.

You will work on a range of matters to include; copyright, breach of confidence, defamation, phone hacking, publishing law and content management, social media and internet problems, privacy and data protection.

Due to the expansion of the team and increased workloads, the role comes with prospects for career progression and development.

Requirements

  • You will be a Media & Entertainment Solicitor with 6 years PQE
  • The ability to confidentially manage your own caseload of high calibre work and clients
  • You will be used to dealing with a contentious caseload
  • You will be commercially minded and enjoy business development and marketing
  • Excellent communication skills
  • You will be a team player with excellent attention to detail.
  • Salary is negotiable depending on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package and a lucrative bonus structure

This is an excellent opportunity for a Media & Entertainment Solicitor (contentious), to join this dynamic, growing and forward-thinking practice based in the heart of Manchester City Centre.

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