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Lawyer - Employment

Contact Marsha Gordon
Reference C-BH-32978
Salary Range £45,000 - £55,000 per annum
Job Type Permanent
Location Northampton Northamptonshire England East Midlands
Date Posted 09 Jun 2021
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Competitive remunerations package on offer for a specialist Employment Lawyer within a Legal 500 practice in Northamptonshire.

This is an excellent opportunity for a technically brilliant Employment Lawyer to join a top tier department located in Northampton. Utilising your knowledge and expertise of this field, the successful lawyer will manage a complex caseload covering both contentious and non-contentious employment. Additionally, you will play an active role in the continued development of the team.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.


  • Redundancies
  • Unfair dismissal
  • Discrimination
  • Settlement agreements
  • TUPE
  • Employment Tribunal and High Court claims
  • Performance management  
  • Building client relationships
  • Participation in business development initiatives

The Candidate

  • A qualified solicitor or chartered legal executive with 2-5 years’ PQE
  • Technically proficient in contentious and non-contentious employment matters
  • Able to explain complex matters in clear, accessible language
  • Highly organised, able to meet tight deadlines
  • Strives for high standards in their work
  • Is personable and professional with a client-focused approach
  • A team player with a flair for business development

The Firm

Our client is a full-service Legal 500 firm with strong roots, which has over a substantial amount of time seen a period of rapid growth. They now have a network of offices across the Midlands and East Anglia and are known as one of the country’s leading commercial law firms with clients ranging from local businesses through to global enterprises and government departments. The firm upholds its traditional values of providing excellent client service and combines this with a commitment to using the latest technology and a determination to provide excellent working conditions. As a result, they have achieved nationally and internationally recognised awards including Investors in People and Lexcel Practice Management accreditation.


  • Market rate salary
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Pension plan
  • Private healthcare
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Opportunities for continued training and development
  • Payment for professional subscriptions

Our Agency Requirements

  • What salary are you currently seeking?
  • How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
  • How long is your notice period?

Lawyer - Employment

For further details of this Employment Lawyer vacancy, please contact Marsha on 01954 208079 quoting reference MG32978.

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