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Senior Corporate / Commercial Solicitor

Up to £65000.00 per annum

Do you want to work for an extremely established firm with centuries of experience, with significant opportunities to gain partnership in a modern-day culture?


The firm has an unmatched reputation in the Yorkshire area, boasting a heritage of over 100 years. Being registered on the Legal 500 with four offices across Yorkshire, this practice has plans for future expansion on the horizon, making now a very exciting time to join.

They have a solid reputation across both business and individual services. Their personal touch has created a unique and rare sense of client familiarity, which is hard to find in the modern legal world.

Many of the staff have been here for 10 years; this is down to many factors, including but not limited to the strong values the company is built on, the supportive approach from more senior members, their high level of Client Care, their quick progression plan, working towards objectives, so progression is entirely in your own hands and attainable based off personal targets.

In comparison to many major competitors, their environment would be described as large yet friendly and supportive; they work towards their values focussing on benefitting their staff and community; this is done through teamwork, a team goal and continuous improvement.

The Role:

Due to continued success and growth, this firm is looking to expand its Corporate / Commercial team with an experienced Senior Corporate / Commercial Solicitor in their York city centre office.

This firm is L500 ranked with a leading department in the Corporate / Commercial Sector, handling all matters, including but not limited to Merges & Acquisitions, Joint ventures, Private Equity, Technology agreements, Confidential and exclusivity agreements and Service agreements, as well as responsibilities overseeing and supporting less experienced solicitors in the department. It provides a varied choice to specialise or to "wear many hats" In handling an extensive caseload.

You will get the opportunity to be involved in different parts of the company as well, including networking and business development, as well as generating new clients and maintaining current relationships, avoiding any fears of the role feeling repetitive, constantly feeling challenging yet satisfying.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a very ambitious individual seeking the opportunity to develop their career in a Legal 500 established yet further growing firm with genuine long-term opportunities, providing an unrivalled platform to build a long and successful career with Partnership achievable.


  • 7 years PQE
  • A knowledge, according to experience, of all usual Corporate / Commercial areas.
  • An ability to relate well and advise clients.
  • An enthusiasm to network and engage with introducers and develop and maintain a thriving caseload.
  • An ability to manage your own workflow and meet deadlines and targets.


  • Salary and Benefits will range accordingly
  • Flexible working policy and support, as well as remote working.
  • Investment in further accreditation provided.
  • Generous staff discounts
  • Health Cash Plan

A rare opportunity for an ambitious and experienced Corporate Commercial Lawyer with 7 years PQE to join this well-regarded firm based in their York office.

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