Law Staff Legal Recruitment Ltd
commensurate with experience
10 Aug 2017
20 Aug 2017
Leading firm offering a mixed caseload and career progression seeks a Litigation Fee Earner. A Lexcel accredited firm with a network of offices in Kent, our client provides services to both business and individual clients in areas including Property; Private Client; Family and Employment. Staffed by a team of dedicated lawyers and support, they offer high quality advice in a friendly and professional manner. With numerous accreditations in recognition of their expertise and client care they endeavour to achieve the best results in each individual circumstance. The Role This is an exciting opportunity for a talented and driven Litigation Fee Earner with broad-ranging experience to join our clients` flourishing practice in Canterbury. As part of a growing department, the successful Fee Earner will handle a full and varied caseload of litigated and non-litigated civil and commercial disputes for a range of clients to include: landlord and tenant; boundary disputes; employment; contentious probate and commercial disputes. The ideal Fee Earner will participate in business development activities to further the success of the department and firm as a whole, whilst working with limited supervision. Drafting applications, statements and orders and also attendance at court hearings are essential for the position. In return, our client offers competitive remuneration and genuine career progression for the right Fee Earner. Please contact Simon for further information quoting reference SS26253. The Candidate You must be a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Fee Earning Paralegal with 1 - 5 years` solid experience gained within a well-regarded Litigation department. You must have excellent technical skills with a broad range of expertise. You will be able to manage a diverse caseload with minimal supervision, meeting tight deadlines and maintaining high levels of accuracy. An aptitude for business development is essential for the position; as are strong communication and negotiation skills. You will be client-focused. You will have excellent drafting and organisational skills. You will be ambitious, flexible and personable. LITIGATION FEE EARNER PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL (INCLUDING SPAM FOLDER) FOR CONFIRMATION YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN RECEIVED. Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position. By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site. PLEASE NOTE LAW STAFF LEGAL RECRUITMENT LIMITED ARE UNABLE TO REGISTER YOU AS A CANDIDATE AND DISCUSS ADDITIONAL POSITIONS UNTIL YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR IDENTIFICATION. In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address. Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes. To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration terms please go to our website. As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Tel Fax Address: Please see our website for details

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