In House Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Recruiter
BCL In-House
Location
England, London
Salary
£62000 - £65100 per annum
Posted
09 Nov 2018
Closes
07 Dec 2018
Ref
MH/68051
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Experience Level
Mid Level

In House Commercial Litigation Lawyer
London - with occasional travel to regional office
£Competitive + excellent package

A consumer facing technology business, in the FTSE 100, is looking for a Commercial Litigation Lawyer to join them and provide support to the UK business units. The company are right on the cutting edge of their technology sphere and always pushing the boundaries of what is possible.

You will support the Senior Counsel for litigation to provide high quality legal advice and manage risk relating to contentious matters to the business.

The In House Commercial Litigation Lawyer Role

- Resolve legal disputes relating to all areas of the business in the companies best interests. In particular Supply Chain Management, Enterprise, Technology and Consumer services.
- Drafting and negotiating complex, high value and strategically important settlement agreements and dispute related documentation.
- To manage legal risk relating to all contentious matters affecting the company.
- To provide training to internal stakeholders, e.g. contractual dispute updates, avoiding potential contractual disputes and support self-service/self-resolution where possible.
- To manage the relationship between external solicitors and business in relation to all contentious matters.
- To support internal stakeholders manage and resolve disputes with suppliers and customers.
- To support other members of the legal team with disputes advice.
- To monitor legal developments in the field of dispute resolution and identify and drive process change within the disputes team and the wider business.

The Lawyer

- Solicitor or barrister with at least 3 years PQE in house or in a private practice litigation role.
- Able to deal with highly complex and high risk issues in relation to contentious matters. Excellent level of general legal knowledge.
- Excellent level of commercial judgement and consultancy skills; able to advise internal customers confidently and effectively at all levels.

The Benefits

Working at one of the UK's top companies. Technology led environment which is ever changing based on consumer need. Competitive salary and good package.

If you're interested in this In House Commercial Litigation Lawyer role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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