Contentious Insolvency / Commercial Litigation Solicitor

Job Title: Contentious Insolvency / Commercial Litigation Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 (DOE)
REF: 1819
Contact Name: Rebecca Blundell
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An award-winning multi-service firm is looking for a Contentious Insolvency / Commercial Litigation Solicitor to join their growing commercial team. Based in their Preston city centre office, you will handle a broad scope of commercial work and play a key role in the department’s ongoing success.   

The firm are well-known for their fantastic team culture and extensive training and support. They also offer excellent long-term prospects for their lawyers, so this is a great opportunity for a hard-working Insolvency Lawyer who would like to develop their career and be part of a supportive team. 

Contentious Insolvency / Commercial Litigation Solicitor - Preston 

The company & role 

  • A forward-thinking expanding North West law firm with offices across Lancashire and Greater Manchester 

  • They have an excellent reputation both regionally and nationally and pride themselves on their legal expertise, down-to-earth approach and friendly team culture  

  • The team is consistently ranked highly by Legal 500 

  • You will deal with a varied insolvency caseload including contentious corporate insolvency on behalf of administrators and liquidators, personal insolvency on behalf of trustees in bankruptcy or IVA supervisors and debt recovery, alongside general Commercial Litigation 

  • The firm is based in the heart of Preston with convenient public transport links nearby 

  • Commutable from Preston, Lancaster, Chorley, Blackpool, Blackburn and Wigan. 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Competitive salary, negotiable dependent on experience 

  • Exceptional culture with a massive emphasis placed on employee wellbeing 

  • Healthy work-life balance 

  • Long-term career development prospects 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Contentious Insolvency / Commercial Litigation Solicitor with 3+ years’ PQE 

  • Experience in dealing with contentious insolvency matters is essential. 

  • Will have a proven track record and strong technical knowledge 

  • Will have excellent client care and interpersonal skills 

  • Will have experience in non-contentious insolvency, corporate and personal insolvency, general commercial litigation and debt recovery 

How to apply for this  Contentious Insolvency / Commercial 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 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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