Civil/Commercial Litigation Associate

Job Title: Civil/Commercial Litigation Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigan
Salary: up to £50,000 (DOE)
REF: 1532
Contact Name: Rebecca Blundell
Contact Email: rebecca.blundell@realmrecruit.com

A top 150 award-winning law firm with a fantastic reputation is looking to take on a Civil/ Commercial Litigation Solicitor as an Associate. 

You'll join a down-to-earth, friendly and supportive team, work closely with senior solicitors and partners and handle your own caseload of good quality commercial and civil litigation matters.  

The firm offer all of their employees a great deal of flexibility. While you’ll be based in the firm’s Wigan office, you’ll be able to decide how often you'd like to work from home and will only be required to commute to the office for meetings and other collaborative work.   

This is an ideal opportunity for an ambitious litigation solicitor who would like to do away with the daily commute into the city centre and be part of a close-knit team doing good-quality work. 

Commercial / Civil Litigation Solicitor - Greater Manchester / Remote 

The company & role 

  • A Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners recognised full-service firm with 6 offices across the UK 

  • The role will involve handling a broad range of commercial litigation and civil litigation matters including misrepresentation, consumer rights, finance litigation and construction 

  • The firm invests heavily in training and development, so this is an excellent opportunity if you would like to progress your career. There have been several success stories where solicitors originally joined the firm as administration assistants 

  • They have a supportive and collegiate culture and understand the importance of having a healthy work-life balance 

  • The firm are accredited by Investors in People and have won and been shortlisted for a number of national awards 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Bolton, St Helens, Preston and Warrington 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Life assurance 

  • Total flexibility around working hours/ working from home 

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays 

  • Holiday sale and purchase scheme 

  • Sabbatical scheme 

  • Salary sacrifice pension scheme 

  • Active social calendar 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Commercial or Civil Litigation Solicitor with 5 years PQE 

  • Must have experience in commercial litigation or civil litigation 

  • A confident and articulate communicator 

  • A hard-working team player focused on getting the very best result for their clients 

How to apply for this Commercial / Civil Litigation Solicitor role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above. Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Rebecca on 03300 245 606 or email rebecca.blundell@realmrecruit.com.  

Rebecca is an Associate Consultant here at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of commercial litigation, property litigation and financial litigation solicitors. Working with departments across the North West, she recruits for roles at all levels. Rebecca’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge means that she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step.  

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