Associate - Commercial Dispute Resolution

Organisation
Iconic Resourcing
Reference
VAC-21074
Contract Type
Full-Time
Practice Area
Commercial Litigation, Dispute Resolution
Location
Glasgow
Salary
Highly Competitive DOPQE
PQE
3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
Glasgow Based Hybrid Working Achievable Work Life Balance Competitive Salary and Benefits

Job Description

Iconic Resourcing are proud to partner with one of Scotland’s largest law firms, for the position of Associate Solicitor, in their highly Commercial Dispute Resolution practice.  The role will be based in their Glasgow city centre office on a hybrid basis and sit within the growing Commercial Dispute Resolution team, known for their expertise in the field, and lead by innovation and highly experienced Partners.

 

 

The Role

This is an excellent opportunity for someone 5 years + PQE, to work with a large and experienced team and who wishes to continue to expand their knowledge and gain experience being involved in a wide range of activities across all commercial litigation

 

The role of Associate Solicitor is an integral part of the team and will involve advising clients from the outset, on a wide variety of high profile and high value contractual disputes as well as mediation, arbitration & litigation across both the Sheriff Courts and Court of Session. The quality of work on offer will be varied and interesting and will allow for unique opportunities of exposure.

 

 

 

The Duties and Responsibilities

You will undertake a broad and varied range of dispute resolution work ensuring the workload is always varied and interesting, however general duties will include

 

 

Carry out client instructions, co-ordinating and liaising with other solicitors and teams as required
Draft documents and supply correspondence to client and other solicitors in a timely manner
Proven ability working in commercial disputes with significant experience in insolvency and property litigation
Confidently act for insolvency practitioners, lenders and stakeholders, as well as commercial landlords and tenants in all aspects of litigation across The Sheriff Court and Court of Session
Communicate effectively with client, colleagues, external expert witness and opposing counsel whilst preparing for court appearance
Maintain, build and strengthen client relationships whilst providing best practice solutions for their needs
Demonstrate effectively handling a busy caseload whilst maintaining client relations
Meet all deadlines and comply with all company procedures
Have the ability to work automatously whilst being an effective part of a wider team

 

 

 

What’s in it for you?

You will be part of prestigious firm within a much sought after team, working under and supported by highly regarded Partners known for their expertise in the field.

 

In return you will receive

 

A highly competitive industry salary package including achievable bonus metric
A benefits package to include; pension, life insurance enhanced private medical, buy & sell holidays and more
Enjoy a work life balance, which includes Hybrid home working, agile working days in office to suit personal circumstances and use of innovative technology
Reasonable and achievable billable hours target
Discretionary work related compensation
Be part of a prestigious organisation where personal and professional development is encouraged

 

 

 

 

The Next Steps

For a confidential discussion and to apply for the role please contact Debby Stewart at Iconic Resourcing on 07423 750815, debby@iconicresourcing.com or connect via Linkedin.

 

At Iconic Resourcing we are engaged by many leading organisations across Scotland and our aim is to keep the recruitment process simple. The people we work with are often in demand professionals, so we work in a completely agile way which means discussions don't only need to be over the phone, we can arrange video calls at times convenient to you. Please visit our website to view all our Iconic Jobs across Scotland.

 

Iconic Resourcing is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be treated as such. We act as both an employment business and an employment agency.