Media Law Solicitor

  • Job Reference: BH-36712
  • Date Posted: 7 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: Media Law
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description

Step into a dynamic role at our client who are a prestigious Legal 500 firm, and become an integral part of a flourishing Media Team based in the heart of London. This esteemed firm is seeking a Media Law Solicitor with a passion for excellence and a commitment to client care.

Imagine working on a diverse array of cases, including high-profile phone hacking litigation, and making a significant impact in matters of defamation, privacy, and harassment. The position also offers the unique chance to engage with the political sphere, continuing the firm's longstanding relationship with the Labour Party, providing legal services since 1990.

Ideal candidates will bring 3-5 years of post-qualification experience in Media Law, demonstrating a robust understanding of litigation. However, the firm values the right personal and professional fit over tenure; thus, solicitors with varied levels of experience are encouraged to apply.

You will be handling a diverse caseload consisting of matters in:
  • Media Law
  • Social Media,
  • Media Regulations,
  • Defamation Law,
  • Data Protection Law

The role demands a solicitor with exceptional written and verbal communication skills, adept at negotiation, and capable of fostering strong relationships with high-calibre clients and colleagues. Organisational prowess is essential, as is the ability to manage multiple files and meet pressing deadlines without compromising on quality.

Candidates should exhibit proficiency in legal research, document drafting, and IT, ensuring efficiency and self-sufficiency in a fast-paced environment. A meticulous eye for detail and problem-solving acumen will be key to navigating complex legal challenges.

In addition to technical expertise, the firm seeks a solicitor with a genuine interest in contributing to the team's marketing and development initiatives. The role may occasionally require travel between offices and client sites, offering variety and the opportunity to expand one's professional network.

Joining such a prestigious Firm means becoming part of a supportive team that values collaboration and innovation. Embrace the chance to elevate your career, make a tangible difference, and uphold the highest standards of client service in the field of Media Law.

Vacancy Reference Number: 36712

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