This is an exciting opportunity to progress your career in the Channel Islands with this successful offshore firm. This role in based in Jersey and the ideal candidate will have at least 5 years’ + pqe.
Experience of commercial litigation is essential and insolvency experience would be beneficial. You will advise and represent clients in connection with a wide range of commercial disputes.
You will also be responsible for business development and training and supervising more junior members of staff. Some of your duties will include :
To support and participate in the successful growth of the firm’s Dispute Resolution Team
To advise and represent clients in connection with a wide range of disputes, particularly in cross border insolvency, commercial litigation and civil law
Draft simple and complex documents with accuracy and appropriate content;
Be assertive and creative when developing or finding solutions to problems and methods of working. Add value through innovative ideas and approaches;
Build and maintain relationships with clients, to help retain and attract more clients and work into the business. Actively contribute to the development of clients and contacts for the whole firm;
Demonstrate effective supervision and guidance to junior lawyers / trainees and paralegals to develop the skills of the team.
Delegate and manage the work of lawyers / trainees and paralegal reports appropriately and monitor the progression of work, providing appropriate guidance when required;