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Noble Legal Limited
Up to £165000 per annum
Closing date
4 Jun 2024

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Our client is a prestigious, full-service Silver Circle heavyweight. The firm's Employment team is a growing, market-leading team with an international focus. The team of over 20 lawyers, partners with the firm's broad range of employer clients to provide them with innovative and brave solutions focused advice. The team strive to work efficiently and remain highly profitable, but in a collaborative, positive and supportive environment so that our lawyers can develop their careers and fulfil their potential.

As a Senior Associate you will be given a significant amount of client contact and responsibility whilst working in a collaborative environment to provide advice and assistance to high quality clients. Whilst workloads will vary, an Employment Associate will typically spend around 80% of their time on contentious and advisory work and 15-20% of their time on transactional support. Typical work includes the following:

  • Contentious advice
  • Senior exits and settlement agreements
  • Restrictive covenant breaches, planning team moves
  • Other contentious advice (e.g. grievances, disciplinaries)
  • Change projects (e.g. redundancy and TUPE processes)
  • Contracts, bonus schemes and handbook
  • Other ad hoc advice (e.g. gender pay gap reporting, holiday pay, furlough)
  • Disputes
  • Tribunal litigation (e.g. unfair dismissal, whistleblowing, discrimination)
  • High Court litigation (e.g. team moves and bonus claims)
  • Investigations
  • Strike ballots and union activities
  • Training and horizon scanning
  • Cross-departmental and/or transactional support
  • Corporate: deals, investee company executive exits, IPOs
  • Commercial: on outsourcings, GDPR

This is a broad and exciting role with a stand alone employment team, not a support function for the corporate team. The firm subscribe to work from home arrangements and the hours are very sensible.

For a confidential chat, please don't hesitate to call (0)20 3667 7634 and ask for one of our dedicated consultants.

The clients we represent and Noble Legal are open and inclusive employers, who seek to understand, encourage and celebrate diversity, making them a place where a sense of belonging is fostered.


With more than 50 years combined recruitment experience, Noble Legal are experts in placing private practice and in-house lawyers in London, Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Paris and Brussels. We work on behalf of top tier firms and blue chip co’s.

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020 7691 2888
First Floor
330 High Holborn

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