Legal Adviser/Senior Legal Adviser
The Law Society is the independent professional body for solicitors in England and Wales. Our members are at the heart of what we do and we're committed to providing ongoing support, training and events to assist them in their careers.
We are looking for a Legal Adviser or Senior Legal Adviser, depending on experience.
A qualified solicitor or barrister with a current practising certificate and a minimum of 5 years post qualification experience.
Substantial experience of working as a lawyer in the private, public or voluntary sectors, including strategic management of complex legal and commercial issues.
Excellent demonstrable knowledge of:
‒ Corporate and commercial law
‒ Contract law
‒ Intellectual property law
‒ Internal and external stakeholder support and management.
Excellent analytical and drafting skills and ability, and a high level of attention to detail.
Very good oral and written communication skills.
Ability to influence others, command respect and create a good first impression.
Ability to take independent responsibility for workloads, plan and prioritise to meet deadlines and work well under pressure