Commercial Dispute Resolution - Head of Department

Job Title: Commercial Dispute Resolution - Head of Department
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds
Salary: £70,000 - £120,000
REF: 2119
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
Contact Email: recruiters@realmrecruit.com

An established law firm with a first-class reputation in Leeds is looking for a Commercial Dispute Resolution Head of Department with 8-15 years’ PQE to join their team.  

In this role, you will be working on a variety of cases running a caseload of multitrack litigation matters in the county/high court.  

The firm have complete flexibility and you will have autonomy over your work, meaning you can make the role your own. This is the perfect opportunity for a Commercial Dispute Resolution Head of Department to take that next step in their career  

Commercial Dispute Resolution Head of Department – Leeds   

The company & role  

  • A medium sized, full-service law firm who do things a bit differently.  

  • The firm’s office is on a huge plot of land with 25 car parking spaces and large garden where social events are hosted throughout the year - bonfire night, circus training, sports events etc  

  • "Large firm technology, small firm culture"  

  • You will join a very friendly, personable team  

  • The firm has a client base of high-net-worth clients and owner managed businesses worth £1m-100m  

  • Commutable from Leeds, Bradford, Harrogate and Huddersfield.  

 Added extras and benefits  

  • Opportunity to build own practice in a supportive environment at a highly successful, highly profitable firm.  

  • Top of market salary plus profit share on offer.  

  • High quality work  

  • Excellent team culture  

  • Hybrid working - split time between office and home.  

  • Very modern offices. State of the art IT and technology.  

The ideal candidate  

  • A Commercial Dispute Resolution Head of Department with 8-15 years’ PQE  

  • Must have a client following or a proven track record in BD and winning work.  

  • Ideally someone who knows the North Leeds area  

  • Someone comfortable with running a caseload of multitrack litigation matters in the county/high court.  

How to apply for this Commercial Dispute Resolution Head of Department 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 at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West and Yorkshire, she recruits for commercial litigation, property litigation and financial litigation 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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