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In-house Counsel – Litigation 4-9 PQE

Full Time

Website Burgess Paluch

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This quality brand offers a mix of disputes suited to a commercial litigation lawyer. Enjoy autonomy, reasonable hours and use your litigation skills

The business

Our client is a $multi-billion business with a significant presence, brand and reputation. It seeks to add a smart and professional litigation lawyer as a senior member of its large and high performing in-house team.

The Role

The role will suit a quality lawyer with training gained in a leading law firm, in-house team or high performing government role. Perhaps best suited to a lawyer with 4-9 years of experience, this hands-on role will involve you in dealing with commercial disputes, mediations and advice.  You will be encouraged to assist senior executives deal with disputes as they arise, and you will liaise with them directly. The matters will at times be sensitive and time critical. 

Areas of Law

The matters may involve areas of law such as contractual disputes, commercial litigation, administrative law, regulatory issues, investigations and dealing with significant complaints. Well trained and commercially minded lawyers are sought. 

The team

A quality business with a well regarded legal team, this role will attract lawyers with a mix of honed technical skills, evolved interpersonal skills, and commercial acumen.

Why this role?

It will allow you to make the most of your commerciality and non-legal skills and contribute to the business as you assist on a range of disputes. A rare change to toss out your time sheets and be valued for more than the money you can bill, this is a once in a career opportunity to evolve from a litigator to an in-house lawyer in a quality brand. It pays well for the lifestyle on offer. 

To discuss this position or be considered in confidence for this opportunity, email a CV in confidence to [email protected]  This role is offered and recruitment conducted completely exclusively by Burgess Paluch.

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