Senior Commercial Solicitor


TPP - CS102
Other, Finance
Greater Manchester
£55000 - £80000 per annum + DOE + benefits
Senior Commercial Solicitor

Senior Commercial Solicitor Key Requirements

You will be a Solicitor qualified in England and Wales with a minimum of 5 years PQE who is keen to progress in and develop your career.

You will have strong legal and interpersonal skill with a broad range of knowledge and experience within a commercial or a corporate practice.

You will have strong organisational skills and will be a tenacious and passionate individual, committed to delivering excellent service.

Senior Commercial Solicitor Key Results

Solicitors at every level must be able to show a track record of achieving their contribution to the firm's targets and performance indicators. Key performance is measured and targeted in respect of the following:

*Fee contribution;
*New business acquisition and/or client conversion;
*Client satisfaction.

Company Overview

Our client is a niche high growth full service law firm with an enviable international client base. They have prestigious offices in central Manchester and offer a rewarding yet flexible work from anywhere policy, ensuring a mixture of remote or flexible working to suit the successful candidate. The role enjoys an excellent salary and the chance to be a business and cultural architect, whilst enjoying a supportive culture, committed to ensuring colleagues achieve their full potential.
We pride ourselves on providing high-quality legal services as well as outstanding client care to all of our clients.

Senior Commercial Solicitor Job Purpose

Our client is committed to ensuring that businesses, large and small, grow and strive by providing high quality legal advice and support.

You can expect to be involved in a wide range of commercial and corporate matters ranging from contract advice, cross-border litigation, business restructuring and shareholder disputes to name a few.

Whilst support and training will be provided, you will need to be able to work independently and have the relevant skills and abilities to deliver high quality legal services with minimal supervision.

Senior Commercial Solicitor Key Duties and Responsibilities:

Whilst you may be expected to undertake other duties from time to time, the list below, which is not intended to be exhaustive, of your key duties and responsibilities is as follows:

Client Relations

*Developing and maintaining good client relationship skills, gaining the confidence of clients and other professionals;
*Advising clients in a professional manner and ensuring that the advice given is accurate and in line with current legislation;
*Keeping clients updated at regular intervals throughout the life of the case;

Case Management

*Ensuring that the work produced is at all times at the highest standard;
*Advising on and providing legal support in a wide range of commercial and corporate contentious and non-contentious matters;
*Drawing up various advices to clients;
*Drafting contractual and other legal documents;
*Drafting various court documents;
*Attending meetings with clients and third parties;

Personal Training and Development

*Keeping up to date with legal developments;
*Conducting individual research;
*Identifying and addressing any training needs;
*Attending training course and reading materials;

Business Development

*Participating in the growth and development of the department and the firm;
*Managing key clients;
*Attending various networking events;
*Attending clients for the purposes of developing client relationships;

Senior Commercial Solicitor Reporting to

You will report to the Partners.

Salary £55k to £80k DOE + Benefits


DOE + benefits

Work Hours

full time