Handling own caseload, encompassing the full range of commercial work within the team (with appropriate level of support and supervision) alongside contributing to business development initiatives.
Your workload will be primarily commercial but you will also have the opportunity to support on procurement law, governance and on information law issues for public and independent health and social care sector clients.
Projects that you may be involved in include
Advising on national strategic procurements of healthcare services
Advising on outsourcing contracts
Advising on managed equipment services procurements
Advising on NHS mergers and acquisitions
Advising digital health providers on commercial and regulatory issues
Advising on commercial joint ventures
General advice on data protection matters for a range of health and social care clients
General advice on commercial matters for a range of clients
Drafting and negotiating commercial contracts
The Ideal Candidate
Qualified solicitor or barrister with previous experience of (NQ 4 years PQE or equivalent) or solid and demonstrable interest in commercial work.
Experience in any of commercial law, procurement law, information law, infrastructure projects or advising clients in the health and social care sector, is an advantage.
We are seeking the following qualities :
Highly-motivated, sharing our commitment to providing an excellent service to our clients.
Strong academic background coupled with the ability to formulate and present sound, coherent advice, both orally and in writing.
Ability to think creatively and pragmatically to add value and provide risk-focused, practical advice.
Ability to deal confidently and professionally with clients on a day to day basis and to develop relationships with individual clients.
Ability to work effectively with colleagues, participate in team-working and develop relationships within the firm.
Willingness to take responsibility and ownership of client work, balancing confidence in your own ability and appropriate self-sufficiency with a willingness to learn and awareness of the boundaries of your own competence / authority.