Civil Litigation Solicitor

An opportunity has arisen to join our civil litigation team, the successful applicant will be a Solicitor PQE 2+ years.  The successful candidate will have experience in running a varied case load of claims, experience in both commercial and private client litigation in such areas as contractual disputes, negligence claims, ToLATA and Inheritance Act claims, contentious probate and property disputes.   

It is paramount that the successful candidate is able to cultivate and maintain client relationships through high levels of client care. 
You should be able to work with the minimum of supervision although support and training is provided, whilst enjoying working within a team culture which is highly focused yet friendly and supportive.

Skills Required;

  • Be able to work to deadlines
  • Have good procedural knowledge and some advocacy experience
  • Solid IT Skills
  • The ability to work independently, managing your own caseload
  • Excellent client care and communication skills (verbal and written) with the ability to build and maintain long-term professional relationships. 
  • Confident approach dealing with clients and other external bodies.
  • Building strong client relations and be involved in marketing and networking initiatives.
  • Highly focused, organised and efficient with a willingness to learn and develop.

This is a full time role 9am – 5pm Monday – Friday, however, part time hours will also be considered,  based in our Portsmouth office.

Benefits include;

  • Contributory Pension
  • Attractive salary commensurate with experience
  • Client referral gifts
  • Discounted Legal Services after one year of service
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, increasing by 1 day per year after 5 years service, not exceeding 30 days (part time pro rata'd)
  • Free sight tests
  • Annual staff functions
  • Team building financial contribution
  • Length of service acknowledgement

If you feel you fit this description and would like to join an award winning firm, then please follow the instructions under 'Apply for Vacancy'.

 

 

 

 

 

Civil Litigation Solicitor

 

  • Civil Litigation Team
  • Portsmouth office
  • Attractive Salary
  • Contributory Pension
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Full time position
  • Part time hours also considered

 

Apply for vacancy

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your cv and covering letter to, the closing date is 28th February 2020;

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