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Competition Solicitor - 2 month FTC

Taylor Root
England, London
£700 - £800 per day
Closing date
7 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, Private Practice
Experience Level
Not Disclosed
Full Time
Practice Areas

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Competition Solicitor - International Law Firm - London (2m FTC)

Taylor Root have been instructed on an urgent new role with our client, a leading international law firm who are looking to hire an experienced Competition Solicitor to join them on an initial 2 month FTC.

The Firm

Our client, headquartered in London, with offices worldwide in Asia, Europe and the Middle East have a diverse mix of expertise and knowledge. They are recognised leaders in several different practice areas including litigation, mid-tier corporate work and shipping.

The Team

The firm's competition team assist clients in the financial services, transport, insurance, retail and healthcare sectors, navigate through the most complex competition issues, and have expertise across the full spectrum of advisory competition law, including:

  • Merger control and foreign direct investment rules (especially the National Security and Investment Act);
  • Cartel and abuse of dominance investigations;
  • Dawn raids and competition law compliance;
  • Market studies and investigations; and
  • State aid and subsidy control, including the EU Foreign Subsidy Regulation (ideally but not a requirement)

The ideal Candidate

You will have at least 4 years PQE and be England & Wales qualified. You experience will include advisory competition work or a mixture of advisory and contentious. Ideally you will have gained this experience from another top city law firm in London. This role is available on a PAYE basis or Consultant. The firm are open to those who wish to work part time (minimum of 3 days per week).

To find out more about this exciting new role and to apply for this exciting position please apply now.

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Established in the 1980s, Taylor Root is now widely recognised as being one of the world’s leading legal recruiters. Operating out of offices in the UK, Dubai, Asia and Australia, we are ideally placed to assist law firms, banks and companies with their legal recruitment on an international basis. Taylor Root has a strong track record in the recruitment of: Heads of legal and legal advisers; Law firm associates and partners; Contract/locum lawyers; Paralegals; Company secretaries and Compliance professionals.

We regularly recruit for positions in all of the following regions: Western and Eastern Europe; The Middle East; Asia including Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, mainland China and Bangkok; Australia and New Zealand, across The Caribbean and Offshore locations. .

In areas such as Project Finance, Derivatives or Capital Markets, where an international search is appropriate, our offices aim to provide truly global coverage and deliver a comprehensive candidate shortlist.

Through hard work, a professional and ethical approach, and not being afraid to be objective, Taylor Root continues to foster excellent, long-term candidate and client relationships throughout all of its offices.

Taylor Root is a member of The SR Group. The SR Group is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated to raising standards in the business environments that we serve. The sectors we cover include tax, legal, human resources, marketing, professional support and executive search, dealing with a substantial number of the world's leading professional partnerships, multi-national corporations and international banking groups as well as small to medium sized developing organisations.

For more information please contact your nearest office:

5 Fleet Place


T: +44 (0)20 7415 2828

Suite 614, Liberty House
P.O. Box 506739
Dubai, UAE
T: +9714 448 7770

1918 Hutchison House
10 Harcourt Road Central
Hong Kong
T: +852 2973 6333

Level 15, Prudential Tower
30 Cecil Street
Singapore 049712

T: +65 6420 0500

Level 12, 25 Bligh Street
Sydney NSW 2000
T: +61 (0)2 9236 9000

Level 4
520 Collins Street
Victoria, 3000
T: +61 (0)3 8610 8400

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