Dispute Resolution Lawyer 1-4 PQE

Thomson Legal
Contract Type
Practice Area
Commercial Litigation, Dispute Resolution
Edinburgh/ Glasgow or Remote-Working
£Excellent + Benefits
0-2 yrs, 3 -4 yrs
The role will primarily focus on involvement in high-value and complex litigation disputes, acting for a diverse client and sector/ industry base, you will gain direct experience in all aspects of dispute resolution, working with a highly support tea

Job Description

Leading global law firm are looking to hire a junior dispute resolution/ commercial litigation lawyer to join their highly successful team- this role can be based in Glasgow or Edinburgh and remote-working options are also available. 

Role Profile:

 The role will primarily focus on involvement in high-value and complex litigation disputes, acting for a diverse client and sector/ industry base, you will gain direct experience in all aspects of dispute resolution, working with a highly support team, working as part of a wider UK group.

Work will include:

  • Advising on all aspects of disputes avoidance, management and resolution of high quality highly complex disputes across a range of sectors.
  • Management of disputes and preparation of strategies for dealing with claims be they by arbitration, litigation, adjudication, expert determination or mediation.
  • Drafting, reviewing and amending a range of dispute related documents (ranging from pleadings to pre action letters).
  • Strategically advising clients and managing client expectations and project delivery appropriately.
  • Liaising and taking instruction from clients.
  • Attending client meetings.
  • Business development - development of a personal plan, assistance with and implementation of business development campaign.
  • Legal research.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Candidates must be admitted in Scotland and will be circa 1-4 years PQE.
  • You will have a demonstrable background in commercial litigation/ dispute resolution. 

On Offer:

On offer is a highly competitive top-tier salary and attractive benefits package and the chance to work with a market-leader.

For a confidential discussion about this position or to apply, please contact:

David Thomson, Director

Edinburgh: 0131 450 7164

Glasgow: 0141 244 0260

Email: david@thomsonlrc.com  

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