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Contentious Probate Solicitor

  • £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum Excellent Benefits

Are you looking to specialise in a niche area of law while be trained by industry leaders in their field? This opportunity gives you the exposure to high quality work and a springboard to launch your career.

The Firm

This Legal 500 and Chambers ranked Top Tier regional firm are highly reputable across the North. Though they have a rich heritage dating back several decades, they remain ahead of the curve by embellishing an innovative, forward-thinking, and dynamic approach that constantly allows them to evolve.

They invest heavily into ensuring they are using and utilising the best technology available and have good infrastructure and excellent support teams, allowing you more time to focus on generating fee's and having more in the way of client contact.

The firm has a large mix of clients and work with some big names both from the City as well as the affluent area they operate in, making an interesting and varied client base. A large number of these clients have been long standing with them firm and often offer repeat business which gives you a flavour of their success. As well as this, some businesses use the firm as their outsourced legal department.

The firm have a modern and flexible approach to working and understand its staff are of paramount importance to making them the successful firm they are. They recognise the value of looking after their staff and offer agile working on different levels to individually meet the needs of each employee, with working from home encouraged to fit in with employee's personal lives.

The Role

The firm are looking for a Contentious Trusts and Probate Solicitor to join their growing department in Leeds.

This is a junior level opportunity and the firm recognise that Probate Litigation is a niche area of Law. You should have completed a seat in Commercial Litigation and have a real interest and passion within Contentious Trusts and Probate.
You will be provided with the support and training to help develop your skills in this area of law and there will be ample training from industry leaders within the team/department.

The role will include acting for claimants and defendants on IPFDA claims and validity challenges, drafting proceedings, drafting witness statements, undertaking disclosure and instructing counsel.

Requirements

You will be a qualified Solicitor with 2 years PQEYou should have experience within general Commercial Litigation work and ideally have a seat or qualified in this.Experience of some Contentious Probate work would be beneficial, though this is not essentialExcellent communication skillsYou will be a team player with excellent attention to detail.

Remuneration

Salary is competitive around market rate, which will be dependent on experience, on offer is an excellent benefits package and bonus schemeExcellent career prospects, no glass ceilings

This is an exciting opportunity for a Contentious Probate Solicitor to join this modern, legal 500 ranked firm based in the centre of Leeds.

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

Planning Solicitor

  • £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum Excellent Benefits

Join a close-knit team that will provide you with a genuine platform to develop your skills and progress your career. With a stable pipeline of work across various sectors, this is an opportunity to take your career to the next level with a market-leading Planning team.

The Firm:

You will join a leading, Top 20 law firm with an international presence and a top-tier reputation across their core sectors, such as technology, real estate, and life sciences.

Consistently recognised for their forward-thinking approach and working environment, you will have the tools to push your career forward alongside bright and personable lawyers in a close-knit team culture.

The Role:

You will join a highly regarded Planning team as an Associate in the firm's Manchester office.

You will gain exposure to a broad range of development, energy & infrastructure work for an impressive national client base. Work includes offshore wind, large-scale solar, airports, sporting developments, and urban regeneration.

You can expect support from a close-knit team and have a transparent progression structure in line with the team's ongoing growth plans. You will also receive an attractive package at the top of the market and plenty of flexibility on hours and home working.

Requirements:

As a guide, this role would suit a Planning Lawyer between 1 - 6 years PQEExperience gained in a respected regional or city law firmHave an interest in Energy & Infrastructure

This is a fantastic opportunity to further your career as a part of a Top 20 law firm's Planning & Environment team in the Manchester.

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to call for more information.

Transactional Construction Solicitor

  • £62000 - £70000 per annum

Join a world-renowned Construction and Projects team as they continue to expand in Leeds. You will gain exposure to an unrivalled quality of work whilst being supported to develop and progress your career.

The Firm:

Ranked top tier across nearly every conceivable commercial practice area in the UK, this law firm has a renowned reputation and impressive client base that spans the FTSE 100 and beyond. In addition, they have an established global footprint across the US, Europe, Australasia, and the Middle East.

The firm offer opportunity in abundance; you will have a clear career path from day one, with many of their Partners joining at Solicitor level before climbing the ladder in a short timeframe.

They are also well-known for their supportive and inclusive working environment and have been commended for their family-friendly policies and culture.

The Role:

You will join this world-renowned Construction and Projects team as a Solicitor in the firm's state of the art Leeds office.

Acting major national and international contractors, consultants, and employers across sectors such as energy, transport and real estate, you will gain exposure to a genuinely unrivalled quality of work. The team have been consistently recognised for their innovation, forward-thinking and dynamic approach, which allows them to attract a level of work that is unseen in the region.

Working side by side with respected Partners and Senior Associates, you will gain hands-on experience across all aspects of non-contentious construction. You can also expect to have a high level of client contact and the support to develop your profile in the market.

This is a rare opportunity to push your career forward and progress in one of the UK's leading Construction teams. You will receive an attractive package, plenty of flexibility, and a clear progression path from day one.

Requirements:

As a guide, this role would suit a Construction Lawyer between 1 - 4 years PQEYou will have gained a good level of exposure to a range of non-contentious construction matters at a respected city or large regional firmCandidates with commercial experience who have a keen desire to move into Construction will also be considered, as full training will be providedComfortable working in a close-knit, collaborative environment

This is a stand out opportunity for a Transactional Construction Lawyer who wants to elevate their career

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

Banking & Finance Associate

  • £55000 - £65000 per annum

This top 50 firm, who are well known for their recent expansions and ambitious nature, are innovative, dynamic and pioneering in the work that they do. The Banking & Finance team work on high level and complex transactions, putting you years ahead of your PQE.

The Firm

This top 50 ranked and top tier in a number of areas in the legal 500. They are multi-award winning, and just recently they won the award for legal employer of the year at a prestigious industry awards ceremony.

The firm are innovative, forward-thinking and what really stands them apart is, despite their size they have a truly people focused approach. There is no better example of this than there growing number of home-grown Partners, the firm have a reputation throughout the industry for nurturing and developing legal talent.

The firm have an impressive client base, which has a growing number of FTSE 250 companies. The practice now stands at over 10 offices nationally, with plans for a new office launch in the near future. You will also find that they have access to a global network, which gives them competitive edge.

You will find a supportive culture, where Partners are accessible to all. The firm have a strong leadership team and ambitious plans to continue to take more market share, making now an exciting time to join the firm.

The Role

This Top 50 firm are looking for a Banking & Finance Associate to join them in their Legal 500 and Chambers ranked department in the Leeds office.

The national team are growing fast, with a number of strategic hires are Partner level to further strength their offering and presence. They show no signs of slowing down which makes it a very exciting time to join them.

The department act for a varied and interesting client base including borrowers and lenders, often with a multi-jurisdiction element as well as some of the UK's major banks and financial institutions.

You will work closely alongside the partners in Leeds and the wider national team on high level and intricate transactions, giving you a level of exposure that will place you years ahead of your PQE.

Your caseload will be broad and you will assist and support on matters including leverage finance, corporate lending, real estate finance and ABL.

Requirements

You will be a Banking & Finance Solicitor with at least 1 years PQE (There is no upper limit for the level of PQE)You will have strong general banking experienceExperience and/or knowledge of leverage finance transactions would be highly advantageousExcellent academic and professional qualificationsYou will be a team player with excellent attention to detail.The ability to confidentially manage your own caseload of high calibre work and clients

Remuneration

Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience, on offer is an excellent benefits package and very lucrative bonus schemeThe firm are well known for their quality culture, and you will be a recipient of this.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Banking & Finance Associate to join this top tier firm based in the centre of Leeds.

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

Commercial Solicitor (Tech)

  • £45000 - £55000 per annum

This firm is a breath of fresh air in the legal market - they are the perfect mix of professional and individual personalities. You will receive incredible quality work and clients here. They have an entrepreneurial spirit which allows them to always stay ahead of the curve.

The Firm

The practice is highly ranked in the Legal 500, making them stand out for their notable strength, experience, and presence in several industry sectors. They house many Partners and several that are ex City lawyers.

With this comes genuine opportunities to progress as the firm place people at the heart of their business. Training and investment never stops at this practice, no matter whether you are a newly qualified or a seasoned partner, you will be invested in. They regularly have outside businesses and motivational individuals come in provide training and top-level support. Feeling empowered within your career is core to the business's DNA. Leaders within the business will work with you to help you achieve your career goals and aspirations.

The firm places clients and service at the forefront of what they do. They add real value to client's transactions, and on the commercial side, often act as part of actual business. You will often find their Lawyers working within the client's offices. Their lawyers are not just offering legal expertise, but often act as business advisors, helping to facilitate and spot interesting commercial skills.

You will find that the practice is spearheaded by leading individuals, several them being 'home grown' Partners and this is indicative of the complex influx of work they deal with. This coupled together with their pragmatic approach, will give you a flavour as to why they are successful and industry leaders across Yorkshire.

Agile working, and a healthy work-life balance are important principles to the firm. Working from home is commonplace amongst their workforce.

The Role

The firm are looking for a Commercial Solicitor to join their flourishing Leeds office in the heart of the City.

You will work with a high-quality client base with a focus on the technology sector.

This is an excellent opportunity to develop a strong network of client contacts as you will develop a close day to day working relationship with clients and become the key point of contact with both internal and external client contacts.

Your caseload will involve commercial contract management, reviewing, drafting and negotiating agreements, business issues, SaaS, software integration and software licensing.

Requirements

You will be a Commercial Solicitor with a minimum of 1 years PQEExperience of digital and technology is a bonus but a genuine interest in specialising in the area is a mustYou will have a strong technical knowledge and good communication skills

Remuneration

Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience, on offer is an excellent benefits package and bonus scheme

This will be a fantastic hands-on, Commercial Solicitor role where you will get experience ahead of your years in this entrepreneurial and dynamic firm in the heart of Leeds.

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

Corporate Associate

  • £55000 - £60000 per annum

This leading UK firm is for go getters that have an ambitious flare. The Top 50 firm prides itself on nurturing and developing their legal talent, giving you a springboard for success. They provide distinctive training and give its staff the opportunity to grow within the practice organically.

The Firm:

This Top 100 firm has a prominent reputation across the UK and continues to enjoy success on a national platform. They act on major real estate, corporate and commercial mandates for multinationals, SMEs and start-ups whilst utilising their regional expertise and network.

They are ranked Tier 1 for multiple commercial services and a substantial cohort of their lawyers are recognised in the legal directories which speaks to the strength and depth to be found at this firm.

The unique offerings of this firm are the quality of training, the complexity of work and partner approachability. There's not a stuffy corporate culture and they want to maintain a friendly and down-to-earth working environment for their lawyers.

The Role:

Opportunity for an ambitious Corporate Associate NQ-3 years PQE, including 2023 qualifier's, to join a high-quality practice in Leeds.

This team undertakes the full range of corporate transactional work encompassing M&A, private equity, venture capital, joint ventures, restructuring, reorganisations and governance. As a junior, you will be given a high level of exposure and a platform to build your practice with a focus on the work you most enjoy.

Much of the work will be multi-jurisdictional in nature, and you will benefit from the cohesive international network that exists when delivering international projects.

The team is looking for someone who is passionate about business development as they will give you the platform to network amongst the biggest and best in the industry. Therefore, you must have advanced communication skills and a genuine entrepreneurial flair.

Reuirements:

Corporate Solicitor NQ-3 years PQE with experience in a leading corporate departmentHighly meticulous, commercially focused and outcome orientatedTrack record in business development & marketing the department projects


Benefits:

Competitive salary package and excellent benefitsAccess to the most impactful and high-profile work availableOpportunity to work alongside leading individuals and next-generation partners


Exciting opportunity for an ambitious Corporate Solicitor NQ-3 years PQE to join a leading corporate team in Leeds.

Construction Solicitor

  • £45000 - £55000 per annum

Recognised at Britain's Top Employer's awards, this firm offer a truly streamlined working environment with very high-quality work that will place you years ahead of your PQE. Secure an enviable work/life balance while making your mark on a growing specialism for the firm.

The Firm:

This top 50 firm houses Legal 500 leading individuals and Chambers ranked Partners. With multiple Tier 1 practices across the firm, they have become the leading UK firms in the commercial, insurance and public sector space.

As a leading firm all practice areas are committed to investing in their employees. You will find a truly re-awarding atmosphere working with a range of private and public Sector clients. This firm have won multiple awards and are leading practice in terms of the environment the offer to their employees.

The firm have grown substantially due to their dynamic team and strategic heavyweight hires. Despite their continuous expansion, market presence and continued organic growth plans, they have committed to preserving a positive culture throughout their multiple offices across the UK.

Agile working, and a healthy work-life balance are important to the firm. Working from home is commonplace amongst their workforce, and you will be given the autonomy to take true ownership of your work.

The Role:

You will join a Legal 500 ranked Construction team as a Solicitor in the firm's Leeds office.

You will gain hands-on exposure to a range of contentious and non-contentious matters in the UK and internationally. Clients include developers, contractors, and consultants across various sectors, including energy, student accommodation, and transport.

Working side by side with some of the city's most respected Construction Lawyers, you will have the support and investment needed to take your career to the next level.

As a junior Solicitor, you will also assist the senior lawyers with their caseload and gain exposure to some of the most prominent cases in the UK.

You will find that this opportunity comes with a high level of career investment and progression; you can take advantage of the firm's global reach.

Requirements:

As a guide, this role would suit a Solicitor between NQ - 5 years PQEHave gained exposure to contentious & non-contentious construction mattersBe comfortable working as part of a close-knit team as well as independentlyStrong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships with clients and colleagues

Remuneration:

Salary is negotiable depending on your level of experienceA competitive benefits packageFlexible, hybrid working

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

Clinical Negligence Solicitor

  • £30000 - £35000 per annum

Join this leading local firm and gain crucial exposure to a diverse mixture of complex clinical negligence issues, with genuine support as you progress through the ranks.

Despite their size, this award-winning local firm have a highly regarded reputation in and around the Yorkshire area. Established on the cusp of the 21st century, they have steadily grown from a specialist practice to a multi-service firm and are now a well-known name within the community.

The firm's structure means that Partners are very accessible, and it is commonplace to find NQ solicitors sitting alongside them with other junior lawyers given the exposure to a complexity of work that places them ahead of their PQE level. Each individual is passionate and creative in their own way, encouraging new ideas and amplifying innovation throughout the firm whilst maintaining an excellent family atmosphere.

Their client base is varied and fluctuates from families to businesses both locally and nationwide, making for a dynamic and rewarding working lifestyle. This is reinforced by the hybrid working schedule that allows colleagues to work as little as 3 days in the office, facilitating a truly pleasant work/life balance. Here, you will find yourself with the tools, care and support to work effectively and efficiently, with the platform to elevate your career.

The Role:

This is a highly progressive opportunity for a Clinical Negligence Solicitor to join the firm's offices in Leeds, with hybrid working in placeThe Clinical Negligence team consists of specialist solicitors who possess a breadth of expertise across all medical issues, assisting individuals and families throughout the full claims processAs such, you will have a diverse caseload covering all issues surrounding misdiagnosis, prescription errors, delay in diagnosis and dental negligenceAs a Solicitor, you will also have the opportunity to work alongside the senior lawyers on more complex work and get involved in business developmentIn return, you can expect to receive generous investment with plenty of opportunities to progress within the team towards senior level and beyond

The Ideal Candidate:

A qualified Clinical Negligence Solicitor from NQ to 5 years PQEExcellent communication skills

Benefits:

Competitive salaryHybrid working - 3 days in the officeBonus scheme & extensive benefits package

This is a standout opportunity for a Clinical Negligence Solicitor to join the firm's dynamic office in Leeds.

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

Psychiatric Injury Solicitor

It's time to elevate your Personal Injury career. Join this leading local firm and get stuck into a broad range of Stress at Work claims within the psychiatric injury department, with strong prospects to progress towards senior level and beyond.

Despite their size, this award-winning local firm have a highly regarded reputation in and around the Yorkshire area. Established on the cusp of the 21st century, they have steadily grown from a specialist practice to a multi-service firm and are now a well-known name within the community.

The firm's structure means that Partners are very accessible, and it is commonplace to find NQ solicitors sitting alongside them with other junior lawyers given the exposure to a complexity of work that places them ahead of their PQE level. Each individual is passionate and creative in their own way, encouraging new ideas and amplifying innovation throughout the firm whilst maintaining an excellent family atmosphere.

Their client base is varied and fluctuates from families to businesses both locally and nationwide, making for a dynamic and rewarding working lifestyle. This is reinforced by the hybrid working schedule that allows colleagues to work as little as 3 days in the office, facilitating a truly pleasant work/life balance. Here, you will find yourself with the tools, care and support to work effectively and efficiently, with the platform to elevate your career.

The Role:

This is a highly progressive opportunity for a Psychiatric Injury Solicitor to join the firm's vibrant office in Leeds, with hybrid working in placeThe leading psychiatric injury department deal with a variety of psychiatric illness matters, with particular knowledge in Stress at Work claimsTo align with this, you will have a diverse caseload with a particular focus on stress at work, including workplace bullying, harassment at work, excessive workload, denial of rights, lack of training, mental health issues and unfair policies & proceduresAs an experienced Solicitor, you will also support the more junior members of the team and get involved in business developmentIn return, you can expect to receive generous investment with plenty opportunities to progress within the team beyond senior level

The Ideal Candidate:

An experienced Psychiatric Solicitor with a minimum of 4 years fee earning experienceEmployment law experience is beneficialA team player with excellent attention to detail

Benefits:

Competitive salaryHybrid working - 3 days in the officeBonus scheme & extensive benefits package

This is a standout opportunity for a Psychiatric Injury Solicitor to join the firm's dynamic office in Leeds.

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

Charities Partner

Join this Top 100 Firm and be at the forefront of a leading charities department, with the opportunity to manage high-profile charities matters and expand upon the team's successes.

This award-winning, Top 100 Firm have reinforced their heavyweight status through their innovative and results-driven approach, earning them high regard in the Legal 500 across numerous departments.

Additionally, their investment in employees is second to none. Organic growth, through nurturing and developing talent, has allowed many individuals to progress through the ranks towards partnership. This, alongside the number of strategic hires made over the last 24 months, has provided for a well-balanced, diverse culture with the resources and infrastructure to deal with a complex range of legal needs.

It is clear that their notable strength, entrepreneurial organisation and ever-growing presence have earned them a seat to compete in the market amongst national and international practices.

The Role:

This is an exclusive opportunity for a Charities Partner to join the firm's buoyant office in Leeds, with hybrid working in placeYou will advise a broad range of charities and social enterprises, from community interest companies and not-for-profits to incorporated & unincorporated charities and charitable organisationsAs such, you will manage a diverse caseload covering all aspects of charities matters, including governance & compliance issues, fundraising, mergers, employment, joint working, commercial structures and property mattersAs a Partner, you will also lead numerous charities projects and manage business development, with the autonomy to shape the department in your own way

The Ideal Candidate:

A well-established Charities Solicitor with a minimum of 9 years PQEStrong business development capabilitiesFirst-class communication and an entrepreneurial flair

Benefits:

Competitive salary above the market rateHybrid working - 2/3 day working week splitExtensive benefits package

This is an enriching opportunity for a Charities Partner to join the firm's vibrant office in Leeds.

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

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