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Employment Solicitor, 2+ PQE, Shropshire / Midlands

Jameson Legal
England, Shropshire
£45000 - £60000 per annum
Closing date
21 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, Private Practice
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
1-3 Years, 4-6 Years

Job Details

Our client is an established and respected law firm operating from a number of strategically placed regional offices throughout the Midlands.

Their small, dedicated employment law team provide high quality legal advice, offering assistance and support to the clients of the firm on a range of employment matters, ensuring advice is accurate and comprehensive and that all advice provided is clearly recorded.

The firm wishes to build and grow the employment team. They currently have requirements in various offices throughout the Midlands and would look at solicitors offering a minimum of 2 PQE within employment law to join them.

The role:

  • Providing a high level of legal advice and assistance, working both independently, with minimal supervision and as a member of the team.
  • To maintain existing relations with the firm's clients and assist and help develop new relationships with third party referrers.
  • To manage employment matters, with a particular focus on but not limited to:
    • Drafting, including contracts and handbooks.
    • Advising on HR matters including disciplinary and grievance.
    • Employment litigation including unfair dismissal, discrimination and restrictive covenants.
    • TUPE, redundancy and reorganisation including consultation processes, risk areas and practicalities.
    • Settlement agreements.
    • Representing and liaising with both employers and employees.
  • To work closely with other Departments on joint projects.
  • To participate in the growth and future development of the department, assisting in building the client base and marketing the Firm's services.

You will be a qualified solicitor (UK qualified) offering no less then 2 PQE (however those offering less with strong technical ability who have operated within a paralegal or executive role prior to qualification will also be strongly considered)

Local to Shropshire or Hereford.

Happy to commit to days in the office.

The firm offer competitive salaries, career progression, hybrid working and other attractive benefits.

For more information on this opportunity and more please contact tel 07511 177 945

Please note that where a level of preferred experience or qualification is indicated, this is a guideline only and does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.

Jameson Legal acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.


Jameson Legal is a multi award winning international consultancy specialising in the recruitment of lawyers and legal personnel. Our clients include many of the leading international law firms as well as the in-house legal departments of major private companies and publicly listed multi-nationals. 

We have dedicated teams of specialist consultants focusing on:

- Local and international private practice recruitment;

- Local and international in-house recruitment;

- Partner and General/Regional Counsel level recruitment and search.

Jameson Contract Solutions ("JCS"​) is part of Jameson Legal and provides lawyers to work on an interim basis. Through our existing network we can provide clients with a selection of the very best lawyers on the market. These lawyers are carefully vetted to ensure that they are of the highest standard. They are ready to work both nationally and internationally.

Jameson Legal Tech is an innovative new service, where we are working with pioneering legal tech and venture capital companies to expand into new markets. Our initial partnership with App4Legal - Legal Practice Management Software is a ground breaking development for Jameson Legal, giving our clients and candidates the opportunity to employ a "best in breed" legal technology.

Company info
+44 203 427 3148
24 Greville Street
United Kingdom

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