Legal Counsel - Litigation
BCL Legal Manchester
Sheffield
5d ago
  • Legal Counsel - Litigation
  • Apply now Shortlist this job Posted 30+ days ago A Commercial Litigation Solicitor is sought for a unique and varied In-

  • house role based in Sheffield. You will be advising on a mix of contentious and non-contentious matters in relation to international projects;
  • working in a team of experience lawyers from a variety of backgrounds. This organisation is a joint venture between two of the world's best known technology and manufacturing businesses.

    The legal team in the UK work on a truly international basis, working with clients in China, Brazil, India, US, and throughout Europe.

  • Reporting into the Legal Director and collaborating closely with colleagues in sales, project management, and commercial, you will advise on;
  • Working with sales teams to acquire large international projects; drafting and negotiating a range of commercial agreements, managing negotiations, and continuously assessing risk· Advising the business on a range of matters throughout project execution;
  • working closely with project managers and colleagues in local offices, drafting and negotiating a range of commercial agreements, dealing with pre-

    litigious activity and advising on construction matters (contentious and non-contentious)· Handling escalated disputes and a range of commercial litigation, including some construction litigation This is an unusual opportunity for a litigator to make the move In-

    house. You will use your expertise in contentious matters and develop knowledge and experience in non-contentious issues, all whilst advising on complex, large scale projects across the world.

    The ideal individual will have; · More than 3 years PQE· Experience in a broad range of commercial litigation· Some experience of construction litigation or insight into heavy industry (not essential)· Strong communication and decision making skills· The desire to travel and work on an international basis If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-

    to-date copy of your CV, or call us. If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

    For a full list of jobs you can also visit the BCL job search page. BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer. Apply now

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