Commercial Litigation Senior Associate

Job Title: Commercial Litigation Senior Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds
Salary: £80,000 - £85,000
REF: 2854
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
Contact Email:

Are you a Commercial Litigation Senior Associate looking for: 

  • The chance to benefit from a highly flexible culture at a firm that has been ranked one of the Best Workplaces for Wellbeing in 2022 

  • Be in a role that has an emphasis on team management over business development and no need for a client following 

  • A firm with a clear progression policy and an open door to partnership 

A market-leading Top 25 national law firm is looking for a Commercial Litigation Senior Associate to join them at their office in Leeds.  

In this role, you will assume the Senior Associate/Team Leader position handling a caseload of LEI funded commercial and consumer litigation cases acting for businesses and individuals, claimants and defendants whilst also responsible for managing the team 

The firm has an excellent flexible working policy and offers a very competitive package of perks and benefits. This is an excellent opportunity for a Commercial Litigation Senior Associate ready to take their next step in their legal career. 

Commercial Litigation Senior Associate - Leeds 

The company & role  

  • Legal 500, Champers & Partners ranked national firm with an excellent reputation 

  • Home to a number of leading individuals, you’ll have the opportunity to work in a cohesive, supportive, team environment with an emphasis on quality and a human approach 

  • The firm offer a huge number of well-being initiatives to encourage positive mental health both in and out of the workplace as well as flexible working options to ensure that you are fully supported to work the way that best suits you. 

  • The firm is ranked in the top 10 Best Workplaces for Women in 2022 

  • Commutable from: Leeds, Bradford, Huddersfield and Harrogate 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Generous annual leave 

  • Westfield Health membership 

  • Flexible working 

  • Full support from the team nationally 

  • Healthcare  

  • Discounted memberships 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Commercial Litigation Solicitor with 6+ years PQE 

  • Must have previous management experience 

  • Will have excellent client care and interpersonal skills 

  • Will be able to work collaboratively and independently 

  • Will be highly organised 

How to apply for this Commercial Litigation Senior Associate 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 Blundell on the email above. 

Rebecca is a Senior 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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