Corporate Solicitor (2+ PQE)

Job Title: Corporate Solicitor (2+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigan
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
REF: 872
Contact Name: Rebecca Blundell
Contact Email: rebecca.blundell@realmrecruit.com

A top 150 award-winning law firm with a fantastic reputation is looking for a corporate solicitor to join them. In this role, you will handle a mixed caseload of transactional corporate cases and non-contentious insolvency cases on behalf of small to medium-sized enterprises both locally and nationally.

You will be based in the firm’s Wigan office, but to begin with, will work at home until government restrictions are lifted. You will then be able to decide whether and how you’d like split your time between the two. 

This is a rewarding role for a corporate solicitor with at least 2 years’ PQE 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. 

Corporate Solicitor - Greater Manchester 

The company & role 

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

  • Working as part of the firm’s commercial team, you’ll be responsible for a variety of transactional corporate cases and non-contentious cases.  

  • You’ll also handle mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructures and work on shareholder agreements and other commercial documents such as a joint venture agreements and trade agreements.  

  • 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 

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

Added extras and benefits  

  • Life assurance 

  • Flexible working 

  • Home working (all I.T equipment will be provided) 

  • Holiday sale and purchase scheme 

  • Sabbatical scheme 

  • Salary sacrifice pension scheme 

  • Active social calendar 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Corporate Solicitor with 2+ years’ PQE 

  • Will be used to managing a similar corporate caseload and working with a case management system 

  • Will be client-focused and a confident and articulate communicator 

  • Will be a hard-working and adaptable team player 

How to apply for this Corporate 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 a consultant here at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of commercial and litigation lawyers. 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 help you take your next step.  

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