Senior Disputes Solicitor – BF1

Salary £25,000 - £45,000
Job Type Permanent
Location Belfast

Our client a progressive and industry leading Legal provider are now recruiting for a Senior Disputes Solicitor in Belfast.

This is a genuinely fantastic opportunity to work for one of the best Legal firms in Europe and assist you in becoming the best you can be in your field of work. This business offers innovative, market-leading solutions in respect of high-volume, document-intensive legal work. By combining cutting-edge technology with legal expertise, they have created a cost-competitive, bespoke offering which is tailored to our clients' requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Management of own fee earning workload;
  • Supervision of the junior legal team on day to day fee earning projects and conducting fee earning work themselves, particularly of a complex nature;
  • Supporting Managers with and where appropriate taking responsibility for project management of large scale document reviews pre-trial support for frontline instructing teams and customer file reviews or claims assessments;
  • Business development both internally and externally; contributing to tenders and pitches, as well as liaising with colleagues across our global offices to develop new working partnerships and products;
  • Scoping, set-up, training and pricing in relation to fee earning projects, often which are large scale;
  • Supporting Managers with financial management, including reporting on WIP recovery and managing billing procedures;
  • Ensuring own compliance with financial disciplines on matters (e.g. daily time-sheet recording and target chargeable hours);
  • Recruitment support as and when necessary;
  • Assisting Managers with people management, including performance reviews and performance management; and
  • Contributing towards team business planning.

 

Skills and Experience:

  • Qualified solicitor or barrister in England and Wales or Northern Ireland, but Republic of Ireland or other common law jurisdictions will be considered. (If not qualified in England and Wales then willing to complete process to re-qualify as such, if required.)
  • 4+ year's post qualification experience gained working in a litigation/disputes environment.

 

This role would also suit those looking to relocate to Belfast and in doing so, open multiple career paths within this great Law Firm.

Should you have any questions or wish to apply please do not hesitate to contact Clear Legal Recruitment Limited.

Please Note:  Due to the number of applications we receive we may be unable to respond to every application directly. If you have not heard from us within 3 working days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

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Job Title: Senior Disputes Solicitor - BF1
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