Apply by: 04 December 2020
Department: Private Client
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
At Michelmores we put our clients at the heart of everything we do. We advise clients on a broad range of legal matters across the UK and internationally. We are well placed to work with a diverse range of clients, with a specific focus on Private Wealth, Finance and Investment and Real Estate. We also have strong sector support for Agriculture, Energy, Manufacturing, Real Estate, Technology and Innovation.
Michelmores is an inclusive and collegiate place to work, embracing remote working. We focus on encouraging junior lawyers to develop their practices in line with their strengths, whilst forming strong professional relationships with other lawyers across the firm, in order to provide a collaborative service to our clients.
This is an exciting opportunity for you to develop your career within a nationally recognised team, at an ambitious, award-winning law firm.
The core Michelmores' Agricultural team of 18 specialist lawyers, supported by lawyers across the Firm, is top ranked in both Chambers and Legal 500. Its Partners (one of whom is a barrister) have a national profile and the team is ambitious, developing a growing profile in advising on Sustainable Agriculture. The Team has an enviable client base, strong reputation, and entrepreneurial spirit.
We have a new and exciting opportunity for a 1 – 4 years PQE Barrister / Solicitor / Legal Executive to join the Agricultural Litigation team. The work will be varied including a mixture of commercial, public and property law matters. Although the focus of the team is contentious work, the team also maintain a large number of precedents, and frequently draft novel and bespoke agreements
The successful candidate will be expected to assist partners and other fee earners with larger cases and run their own cases under supervision.
The role will include:
Relevant experience required for role
A successful application should demonstrate the following:
This role would suit someone with a litigation background in any sphere who wishes to join a sector focussed team where they will have an opportunity to develop a broad practice covering the many facets of agriculture and rural business, or a more established agricultural specialist looking to join an energetic dynamic team.
Please contact Careers@michelmores.com if you have any questions regarding this opportunity.
*No agencies please – any agency assistance will be via invitation only. Please note any speculative candidates submitted via agencies without invitation will not be considered as represented by that agent.
Michelmores LLP is an Equal Opportunities Employer
We do not discriminate on grounds of race, gender, marital status, age, religion, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, disability or sexual orientation in the selection, recruitment and treatment of our staff.
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