Civil litigation Solicitor

  • Job Reference: BH-36653
  • Date Posted: 30 April 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff
  • Location: Newark
  • Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Civil litigation
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description

Position: Civil Litigation Solicitor
Location: Peterborough
Salary: Up to £45,000 DoE
Job Ref: 36653

Elevate your legal career within the dynamic field of Civil Litigation. A prestigious law firm in Peterborough is seeking a Newly Qualified (NQ) solicitor up to 2 years post-qualification experience (PQE) to join their esteemed team. This role promises a competitive salary of up to £45,000, commensurate with the expertise and insights you bring to the table.

The successful candidate will immerse themselves in a variety of civil litigation matters, providing comprehensive legal services with a client-centric approach. You will be instrumental in representing clients in various disputes, from contract disagreements to personal injury claims, ensuring their rights and interests are protected throughout the legal process.

Key Responsibilities:
- Handling a diverse caseload of civil litigation matters, including contract disputes, negligence claims, and property disputes.
- Conducting legal research, drafting legal documents, and preparing court pleadings.
- Representing clients in negotiations, mediations, and court proceedings.
- Providing strategic advice and counsel to clients on potential risks and outcomes of legal actions.
- Maintaining up-to-date knowledge of relevant legislation, case law, and procedural rules.

Essential Skills and Experience:
- A qualified solicitor with NQ - 2 years PQE in Civil Litigation.
- Demonstrated experience in handling civil litigation cases independently.
- Strong advocacy and negotiation skills, with the ability to represent clients effectively.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with a client-focused approach.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with attention to detail.
- A commitment to continuous professional development.

Joining this firm means becoming part of a supportive environment that fosters professional growth and development. You will benefit from a structured career path, access to high-quality cases, and the chance to work alongside seasoned experts in the field. The firm prides itself on its inclusive culture and dedication to work-life balance, offering flexible working arrangements to suit your lifestyle.

If you are ready to take a significant step in your legal career and make a meaningful impact in the lives of clients, this role awaits your application. Demonstrate your passion for the field and commitment to excellence by joining a team that values your contribution and supports your journey to becoming a leading solicitor in Civil Litigation.

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