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Recognised by The Lawyer magazine as part of the “Litigation Elite”, Eversheds’ team of experts acts for major clients throughout the world. Our people regularly deal with large-scale matters involving multiple jurisdictions for multi-nationals through our award winning and groundbreaking approach to project management. We are lawyers who think strategically as well as legally, and provide our dispute managers with the resources they need to use their skills to the fullest. Eversheds’ Commercial Dispute Resolution lawyers are renowned for handling high-value, complex, cross border disputes and litigation across a wide range of sectors. Using our award winning RAPID Resolution approach, we give clients with greater control of their resources and reduced levels of risk. A team of dynamic and forward-thinking lawyers, we are focused on combining legal expertise and commercial problem solving to provide major clients with the guidance they need. We have an opportunity for a Newly Qualified Associate to join the CDR team in Cambridge in September 2013.Key competencies:You should be a team player, client focused and a good communicator with a strong practical approach to your workload. A commitment of delivering quality service is essential, as is the ability to juggle the demands of a heavy workload.
As an integral part of our CDR team you will provide support on a wide variety of transactions. You will also be encouraged to get involved in marketing activities.
Skills & Experience
You will possess strong technical skills and excellent academic qualifications. We have a preference for people with CDR experience however welcome applications from individuals who express a clear desire and willingness to work in the area. You will need to be a team player, be self motivated and have a real desire for business development. In addition you will be able to demonstrate exceptional organisation skills as well as your high attention to detail. You will provide a first rate client service both internally and externally.
Please address your covering letter as part of your application to the Hiring Manager for this role - David Saunders and Ian Gascoigne.