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Employment Partner

JMC Legal Recruitment
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£85000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Closing date
28 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, Private Practice
Experience Level
Full Time
Practice Areas

Job Details

A leading Top 100 law firm is looking for an Employment Partner to join their market leading team, dealing with mainly respondent work. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years' PQE with a solid background.

About the Firm

They are a leading law firm providing employment law services to businesses and individuals across the UK. They are committed to providing their clients with the highest quality legal advice and support, and are always looking for talented and ambitious individuals to join the team.

You will work with Legal 500 & Chambers ranked solicitors and will have the opportunity to work with exciting clients. They work across various sectors including but not limited to, tech, real estate, consumer, retail, media, energy, private equity and more.

Why work for them?

They offer market leading salaries and benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, private health insurance and life assurance. They also offer a range of flexible working arrangements, including the option to work from home.

They are a friendly and supportive team, and we are always willing to help colleagues develop their skills and advance their careers.

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in employment law, then I would love to hear from you.


  • Provide legal advice and support to clients on a wide range of employment law matters, including:
    • TUPE
    • Discrimination
    • Redundancy
    • Disciplinary and grievance procedures
    • Employment contracts
  • Represent clients in employment tribunals and other legal proceedings
  • Build and maintain relationships with clients
  • Help develop and grow the employment team
  • Manage and supervise junior lawyers


  • Qualified as a Solicitor in England & Wales
  • At least 10 years' PQE in a top law firm
  • Experience in employment law
  • Experience in respondent work
  • Strong academic record
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Team player with a positive attitude


  • Market leading salary, with fixed share equity from the outset
  • Competitive benefits package that includes private healthcare, car allowance, life assurance and more
  • Opportunity to work with a talented and experienced team
  • Flexible working arrangements

If you are a highly motivated and experienced Employment Partner with a strong desire to make a difference then we would love to hear from you.


JMC Legal Recruitment was founded by highly experienced Legal Recruitment Consultant, Jason Connolly. His motivation to establish JMC was to create a refreshingly friendly agency with a truly consultative approach and who are always a pleasure to deal with.

We're a dynamic business with our sights set high and a growing client base spanning the country. We believe that in any business the most valuable assets are the people – and it’s true of JMC, too. Whether dealing with candidates or firms, our consultants’ passion for legal recruitment and excellent market knowledge always shines through.  Our state of the art software means our consultants are more accessible to you and we keep ahead of the curve in the changing legal landscape to ensure you are always given up to date advice.

What can you expect from us? We will always manage your expectations and come back to you with updates as soon as they become available. We pride ourselves on the highest level of integrity, as we understand that when looking for a new role or member of staff it is often highly confidential. You will find that we always take the time to really listen and understand before we advise. We will get to know you, taking into account not just technical ability, but personality and cultural fit. We’re also easy to get hold of; we appreciate that when looking for a new role it can be difficult to talk during the working day, so we will make ourselves available and find a time that works for you. Give us a call and talk to one of our friendly team today. We’re waiting to help you.

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