Commercial Dispute Resolution Solicitor

Job Title: Commercial Dispute Resolution Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £competitive DOE
REF: 1522
Contact Name: Rebecca Blundell
Contact Email:

This is a really fantastic opportunity for a Commercial Dispute Resolution Solicitor to move away from the traditional law firm set-up and take your legal career in a new and exciting direction.  

A leading consultant-led law firm in Manchester city centre are looking for an ambitious lawyer to join their Legal 500 team. 

In this role, you’ll work directly for a consultant on a broad mix of commercial litigation and contentious insolvency work. You won’t have any billing targets and will have the chance to get involved in business development activity in order to build your profile. 

While the role is linked to the firm’s recently opened Manchester office, they offer full remote working and their lawyers can choose when and where they work, so it would suitable for anyone who lives within a reasonable distance. 

Commercial Dispute Resolution Solicitor - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • An innovative national firm with a dynamic and entrepreneurial culture 

  • The role will involve advising on a wide range of business disputes and issues including business contracts, professional negligence, insolvency, intellectual property and shareholder and partnership agreements 

  • The firm offer their lawyers a great deal of freedom, flexibility and control over their working lives  

  • They have won a number of awards including at The Law Society Excellence Awards and Modern Law Awards 

  • Commutable from Greater Manchester, Stockport, Cheshire and Lancashire 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Absolute flexibility in terms of when and where you work 

  • No billing targets 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Commercial Litigation Solicitor with at least 1 years’ PQE 

  • Will also have experience of handling contentious insolvency matters 

  • Will be able to work to deadlines/targets, prioritise and manage a caseload 

  • Will have strong legal and analytical skills with an eye for detail  

  • A great communicator with a positive attitude and excellent interpersonal skills 

How to apply for this Commercial Dispute Resolution Solicitor 

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 is an Associate Consultant here at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West, 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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