Commercial Litigation Solicitor

England, Greater Manchester, City Of Manchester
£45000 - £60000 per annum
24 Feb 2021
24 Mar 2021
Ray Birkett
Full Time
Experience Level
Mid Level

Are you looking for a firm where you will have a voice and real influence over key decisions that are made? Have you hit a glass ceiling in your current role and are keen to secure Partnership in the future?

Joining this renowned Commercial Litigation team, you will receive a significant amount of investment in your professional development and have a clear progression path. You can expect to undertake engaging, high-quality work that will sharpen your technical ability whilst working alongside heavy-hitting Partners.

The Firm:

This is a specialist boutique litigation firm in Manchester City Centre, widely recognised as leaders across Banking & Finance, Construction, Media, and Technology Litigation. They are going from strength to strength and have built their reputation on providing high-quality legal services to a broad range of established clients. This has seen them ranked by the Legal 500 across a range of contentious areas.

The firm revolutionised how they work and implemented technology and AI in its early stages, allowing them to get ahead of the curve and ensure its lawyers were equipped to compete and succeed in a competitive market. This forward-thinking and cutting-edge approach, along with their high level of specialist knowledge has seen them trusted by the likes of household FTSE 250 names, multi-national corporations and HNWI individuals, who have partnered with the firm for decades. You will find that the firm often competes with the big players in the City on high profile and high-value matters, making for an exciting and dynamic flow of work.

You will find that the firm prioritises client service and success over unrealistic billable hour targets which has ensured that not only do they have an impressive roster of loyal clients, but their staff turnover is second to none. Over 80% of their current team have been with the firm for 10+ years.

The firm operates a genuinely collaborative environment where each individual is aligned to its goals and ambitions, making for a high performing and collegiate working environment. They are a highly profitable practice and have continued to grow year on year, despite the effects of coronavirus, and this continued growth is where you come in.

The Role:

The firm is now looking for an ambitious Commercial Litigation Solicitor to join their renowned Commercial Litigation team in Manchester City Centre.

You will be surrounded by heavy-hitting Lawyers that you will give you an unrivalled level of exposure to complex matters, allowing you to sharpen your technical ability. The Commercial Litigation team is a key area of growth and one of the firm's most profitable teams. The firm's ambitious plans present an abundance of progression prospects, and you will be supported from day one to realise your career goals and aspirations.

The Commercial Litigation team handles complex, multi-jurisdictional disputes, including shareholder disputes, commercial fraud, contract disputes, and banking & finance disputes. The firm's key sector focuses are financial services, pharmaceutical, transport, and technology.

This is an exciting opportunity to become a crucial member of a highly regarded boutique law firm, offering a lucrative remuneration package, interesting, high-quality work, and a clear route to Partnership.


* You will be a Commercial Litigation Solicitor with a minimum of 3 years PQE (there is no upper limit in regards to the amount of experience)
* Ideally you will have experience in the firm's sectors, but this is not essential
* You will have first-class communication skills
* Be a commercially astute individual, with a flair for business development

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to give me a call for a confidential discussion.

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