Employment Lawyer

  • Job Reference: BH-36390
  • Date Posted: 3 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff
  • Location: King's Lynn
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Employment
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description

Lexcel Practice in Norfolk seeks an experienced Employment Solicitor on a full-time, permanent basis.

This is a wonderful opportunity for a talented solicitor with 1+ years’ PQE in employment matters to join our client’s Lexcel accredited firm. Utilising your knowledge and expertise of this field, the successful lawyer will manage a complex caseload covering both contentious and non-contentious employment.

Responsibilities
  • Handling own caseload of employment matters
  • Employment Tribunal and High Court claims
  • Redundancies
  • Unfair dismissal
  • TUPE
  • Discrimination
  • Settlement agreements
  • Performance management 
  • Building client relationships
The Candidate
  • Solicitors with at least 1 years’ PQE
  • Technically proficient in contentious and non-contentious employment matters
  • Able to explain complex matters in clear, accessible language
  • Has excellent communication, organisational and IT
  • Highly organised, able to meet tight deadlines
  • Strives for high standards in their work
  • Is personable and professional with a client-focused approach
The Firm
Lexcel-accredited and possessing a raft of client recommendations and testimonials, this firm is well-established within the legal framework. The firm covers a range of practice areas across both individual and commercial sectors and is renowned for delivering a high level of client care. With a network of offices spread nationwide, the firm is now looking to hire an ambitious Employment Solicitor, which is located in Norfolk near a variety of local amenities and good transport links.
Benefits
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Hybrid working
  • Christmas Shutdown
  • Life assurance/DIS