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Commercial Contracts Lawyer Permanent, Winchester Hampshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £75k - 100k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025034
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Commercial Contracts Lawyer
 
An excellent opportunity for an experienced Commercial Contract Lawyer to join a vibrant, legal business advising clients in relation to their commercial agreements and terms of business.
 
Operating hybrid working pattern with 3 days at home and 2 days in their Winchester, Hampshire office.
 
The team advise a wide range of clients including SME, regional , national and multi national business across multiple sectors such as: IT, digital design, healthcare, manufacturing, recruitment incorporating innovating, rapidly expanding  companies.
 
The work will involve advising upon a wide range of matters such as;
 
Commercial Agreements:
NDA's, T&C's, SLA's, Supplier Agreements, Franchise Agreements, License Agreements, Website Cookie and Privacy Policy, Website Terms and Conditions, Terms & Conditions, Master Services Agreements, Service Agreements, etc.
 
 
As a qualified Commercial Contract Lawyer, qualified as a Solicitor or Legal Executive, there will be an outstanding opportunity to deal with consistent good quality commercial work outsourced by clients. The most important thing is experience of drafting and reviewing commercial contracts.
 
No set billable hours target.
 
Part time considered
 
Salary to Circa £100,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Banking and Finance Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Corporate Finance £70k - 130k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025471
Details:

Banking & Finance
 
A Senior opportunity is available within a highly successful law firm with offices across the South and providing legal advice across multiple disciplines. The opportunity is part of further expansion and requires a Solicitor at Senior Associate or Partner level to join their Banking and Finance department.


The Banking and Finance department are a collaborative, commercially focused, cost effective team who are well versed in the complexities of this fast-moving sector providing expert advice to both financial institutions and those looking to raise funds.
Recognised as experts in a broad range of banking and finance matters. Their banking solicitors sit on advisory panels of most major UK banks and a number of other institutional lenders. They also act for a wide range of corporate and individual borrower clients.


The department provides commercially aware, no nonsense advice tailored to the client's individual needs.


This role offers the opportunity for immediate exposure to high quality work from day one and provides excellent opportunities for career progression.


This is an exciting opportunity for a 7+ PQE lawyer looking for their next challenge.


The ideal candidate will have gained experience at either a city or leading regional practice, and take an active role in marketing and business development.


The successful candidate will have a network of existing relationships, possess a strong reputation in the area together with sound technical and procedural knowledge.  Candidates will also need to have strong organisation skills and be dynamic in their approach.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Paralegal Permanent, Fareham Hampshire

Paralegal, Private Client £19k - 24k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024026
Details:

Private Client Paralegal
 
A Hampshire law firm is seeking an experienced private client legal paralegal in a full time role supporting private client fee earners with a range of tasks. The role is commutable from Fareham, Whiteley and Gosport.
 
The Firm
A Hampshire based law firm with over 50 staff across a number of offices. The firm employ a number of highly talented and motivated partners across many legal disciplines.
 
The Role
The private client legal paralegal  will also support private client fee earners assisting on a wide range of case files including taking instructions for the drafting of wills, probate, court of protection, lasting powers of attorney and inheritance tax.
 
The Candidate
The private client paralegal will have excellent interpersonal skills and gain job satisfaction from providing the highest standard of client service. The successful private client paralegal will need previous private practice law experience within private client.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Legal Administrator Permanent, Greater London International

Practice Support, Practice Support £18k - 23k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024327
Details:


Legal Administrator


A London law firm has a requirement for a Legal Administrator (Not a Law graduate looking for a first role). The position requires a full time Legal Administrator with a career history in Administration support. The firm offers hybrid and flexible working 3 to 4 days a week at home.
The Legal Administrator's principal role is to provide fee-earners with the support they need to perform the task of providing legal services to clients and help them maximise the amount of time they are able to spend on fee-earning and other essential non fee-earning tasks by assisting in the management and execution of their day to day workload.


The main duties of a Legal Administrator will include:


·Arranging conference calls, meetings, travel and booking conference rooms;
·Coordinating photocopying, printing, scanning, organising couriers, sending out of letters, faxes etc. with Floor support;
·Preparation and collation of Bundles/e-bundles, formatting/collating work to be sent to clients
·Opening and closing of files, including conflict checking, setting up contacts, running initial schedules, electronic filing, record keeping and archiving of files;
·Acting as a point of contact for internal and external clients;
·Taking internal and external telephone queries, responding as appropriate and/or ensuring that all messages are passed on in a timely manner;
·Data entry and managing spreadsheets;
·Drafting general and basic correspondence as required.
·Managing archive files in/out
·Uploading docs to VF
·Courier booking
·Processing outgoing post and managing special deliveries
·E-filing
·Client care letters
·Billing/managing disbursements - processing invoices and checking and liaising appropriately with Finance
·Fee earner expenses
·Fee-earner travel and restaurant booking
·Searching for docs on Mimecast
·Support seminar/event organisation
·Preparing team sheets
·Updating Interaction/other databases
·Fee-earner diary management
·Delegating to appropriate resources within the firm


SKILL SET


·Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PDF software
·Strong inter-personal skills
·Good phone manner
·Highly organised and proactive
·Conscientious & approachable
·A career Legal Administrator and not a recent law graduate looking for a step into the legal industry
 
Salary to £25,000 + bonus

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Paralegal Permanent, Dorset Dorset

Paralegal, Private Client £25k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025602
Details:

Private Client Paralegal
 
A highly regarded law firm with offices in the South West requires an experienced private client paralegal to join the wills and probate department of their private client team in their North Dorset office.
 
The Firm
An established private practice employing over 50 staff across a wide range of legal disciplines to include corporate, commercial, litigation, private client and family. The firm is partner led and has an excellent reputation for developing and supporting careers.
 
The Role
The private client paralegal will work supporting a solicitor with their a case load of  probate and estate administration matters whilst supporting on wider areas of private client too.
 
The Candidate
The private client  paralegal must be well organised with excellent administration and organisational skills. The successful private client paralegal will be communicative, motivated and interested with private client law.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Legal PA Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Legal Secretary, Commercial Property £25k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024535
Details:

Legal PA


An outstanding Legal PA opportunity to provide support to a Partner within an Property division of leading law firm in their Hampshire office. The Legal PA role will be hybrid and offers flexible hours.


The role requires someone with previous legal support experience and in involve arranging meetings, organising travel arrangements, office administration duties associated to the Partners daily work, ordering property searches, managing telephone calls, monitoring emails, assisting on Partners billing and credit control.


Competitive salary and package including bonus.


Salary to £33,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Legal Assistant Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Paralegal, Company Commercial £22k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025316
Details:

Commercial Legal Assistant
 
A Hampshire office of an established and successful Hampshire Law firm require a Commercial  Legal Assistant to join their busy Commercial Team.
 
The Firm
The firm has a very loyal client base providing the sound base for organic growth. They pride themselves on providing a quality service, reflected by the awards received, and offer legal advice across a wide range of legal disciplines to businesses and individuals.
 
The Role
The commercial Legal Assistant will undertaken  file administration to include: opening files, undertaking typing of legal documentation, providing administration to fee earners, prepare contract documentation,,
The role also involves typing, answering the telephone and talking to clients and managing post.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Commercial Legal Assistant will have some previous experience in dealing with commercial matters.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Criminal Paralegal Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Paralegal, Criminal £25k - 32k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025581
Details:

Criminal Paralegal
 
A Criminal department of a Southampton law firm has an opportunity for an experienced paralegal to join their team and manage a full caseload of varied criminal cases involving police station representation.
 
The successful criminal paralegal will be involved with alleged criminal cases requiring legal research, preparing trial bundles, case administration, collating witness statements and evidence for analysis, attending court and liaising with counsel.
 
The criminal paralegal will have previous experience in criminal law, hold the appropriate police accreditation, possess good drafting skills and the motivation to develop within the role.
 
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Legal PA Permanent, Winchester Hampshire

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £25k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024455
Details:

Legal PA


A Legal PA is required by a Property division of a Winchester law firm. The Legal PA's principal role is to provide lawyers with the support they need to perform the task of providing legal services to clients and help them maximise the amount of time they are able to spend on fee-earning and other essential non fee-earning tasks by assisting in the management and execution of their day to day workload. Knowledge of housing/property sector would be an added advantage.
Hybrid and flexible working available - full time


MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The main duties of a Legal PA will include, but are not limited to:


Administrative
In conjunction with relevant business support departments, as appropriate:
·Using an effective system such as a to do list/reminders to ensure that longer term tasks are completed;
·Managing diaries, ensuring they are up to date and reminding lawyers of meetings etc on a daily basis;
·Arranging meetings and virtual meetings using Zoom or Microsoft Teams, booking conference rooms, refreshments, checking rooms prior to meetings etc and liaising with other attendees, both internal and external;
·Organising travel arrangements, booking and confirmation of reservations and dealing with related invoices;
·Photocopying, printing, organising couriers, sending out of letters, faxes, case management system uploads etc;
·Opening and closing of general files, general filing, record keeping and archiving of files;
·Liaising with floor support units over filing, scanning, copying etc.
·Using the Land Registry portal and ordering searches using Searchflow or InfoTrack.

Communication
·Taking internal and external telephone queries, responding as appropriate and/or ensuring that all messages are passed on in a timely manner;
·Monitoring post and/or e-mails and dealing with as appropriate and ensuring that all client related correspondence is passed on to an appropriate fee-earner if the relevant person is out of the office;
·Liaising with business support departments on behalf of lawyers as required.
Client Relationship Management
·Be part of client care team and be familiar with the full range of the lawyer's contacts/clients
·Entering, maintaining and updating client details and relevant information of the firm's CRM system;
·Deal with basic queries and general administration, including in relation to hub clients;
·Arrange all client meetings, including client care meetings.

Financial
·Assisting lawyers in ensuring their time is recorded properly and entered onto Elite on a daily basis;
·Assisting lawyers in the billing and credit control process by liaising with the lawyer and Accounts department, to include the production of standard financial/time reports through Aderant;
·Requesting cheques, bank transfers and paying in money received, as appropriate.

Other Duties and Responsibilities
In addition to providing support to the fee-earner(s) to whom they report, a Legal PA should also provide assistance to their immediate colleagues in their department and, where practical, other departments. Team duties will therefore include:
·Assisting others in the office whenever there is spare capacity;
·Picking up telephone calls for other members of the office when they are away from their desk;
·Participating in a lunch time telephone rota within the Legal PA team;
·Assisting other members of the department or office;
·Working effectively with other legal departments and support departments as required; and
·Any other duties as reasonably requested by a person of an appropriate seniority.

SKILLS SET
A Legal PA also has a responsibility to ensure that their skills set is up to date and they are familiar with the firm's internal systems and procedures. This will ensure that they are able to carry out the role effectively and, where appropriate, discuss any training requirements with the relevant person(s).
·Previous PA experience within housing/ property sector beneficial
·Advanced knowledge of OnePlace, Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and following training Visual Files, Aderant and Winscribe
·Confident typist
·Excellent telephone manner and, after training, competent knowledge of telephone system
·Excellent communication, organisational and team skills
·Excellent attention to detail
·Flexible and dependable, able to take the initiative
·Conscientious & approachable
·Quickly builds respect and trust

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancing Legal Assistant Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £20k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025608
Details:

Conveyancing Legal Assistant
 
A Conveyancing Legal Assistant is required to join a small residential conveyancing department in the Southampton area. The Legal Assistant will join a conveyancing team which is part of an established private practice law firm.
 
The Firm
A private practice with offices in Hampshire and providing a comprehensive legal service to business and private individuals. The firm has a long history and have a fantastic working culture and atmosphere.
 
The Role
The Conveyancing Legal Assistant duties will support the residential fee earner with their residential conveyancing case load and will involve dealing with all the aspect post exchange.
 
Duties
 
Duties will involve  providing administration, file preparation after exchange, completion day procedural work, stamp duty submission, HM Land registration and other post completion tasks.
 
The Candidate
 
Previous Conveyancing experience of 6 months essential
Confident, personable and enthusiastic with excellent people skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Competent use of IT packages such as MS Office, Word and Excel
Preferably, good customer facing experience or work experience in a law firm in non contentious law.
 
Opportunity
To develop a legal career with a law firm in a busy, supportive environment.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Legal Assistant Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £22k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025039
Details:

Property Legal Assistant
 
A Hampshire office of an established and successful Hampshire Law firm require a Property Legal Assistant to join their busy Property Team.
 
The Firm
The firm has a very loyal client base providing the sound base for organic growth. They pride themselves on providing a quality service, reflected by the awards received, and offer legal advice across a wide range of legal disciplines to businesses and individuals.
 
The Role
The Property Legal Assistant will undertaken  file administration to include: dealing with the return of client's initial instruction, all compliance requirements and checks, prepare contract documentation,, undertake property searches, undertaking exchanges and all associated administration.
The role also involves typing, answering the telephone and talking to clients and managing post.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Property Legal Assistant will have some previous experience in dealing with residential or commercial property matters.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £20k - 25k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025456
Details:

Residential Conveyancing Paralegal
 
A Southampton office of an award winning Hampshire Law firm require a Residential Conveyancing Paralegal to join their busy Residential Conveyancing Team.
 
The Firm
A multi office regional law firm employing over 100 staff across a number of offices. The firm has a very loyal client base providing the sound base for organic growth. They pride themselves on providing a quality service, reflected by the awards received, and offer legal advice across a wide range of legal disciplines to businesses and individuals.
 
The Role
The Residential Conveyancing Paralegal will undertaken extensive file administration to include: dealing with the return of client's initial instruction, all compliance requirements and checks, prepare contract documentation,, undertake property searches, dealing with exchanges of contract, make SDLT applications.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Conveyancing Paralegal with at least 1 year experience in dealing with residential post conveyancing matters. Essentially, the successful Residential Conveyancing Paralegal will be very well organised.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Paralegal Permanent, Northamptonshire Northamptonshire

Paralegal, Private Client £22k - 27k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025640
Details:

Private Client Paralegal
 
A private client team in a Northamptonshire law firm require a private client paralegal to assist a Solicitor and Partner as part of a busy and successful Private Client team.
 
The role will require managing a caseload of non-contentious wills, Probate and Estate Administration files involving liaising with clients, liaising with third parties, assisting with grants and preparation of wills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Northampton Northamptonshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £25k - 30k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024341
Details:

Conveyancing Paralegal


A Conveyancing Paralegal with previous experience in Residential Property is required by a conveyancing team in a Northampton law firm.


The Firm
Recognised by legal commentators in various directories for their legal advice in a wide area of law. The firm provides support and advice to clients on a regional and national basis in both personal and business law.


The Role
This is an exciting opportunity and the successful Conveyancing Paralegal will be managing a case load, under the supervision of a team leader,
 
This is a full and busy role and will include the following:
 
·Supporting the Team Leader;
·Managing your own caseload under supervision;
·Title checking, raising and reviewing enquires and reporting;
·Ordering and checking and reporting upon routine property searches;
·Checking mortgage offers;
·Dealing directly with clients, estate agents and lenders;
·Helping out other members of the team whenever possible;


The Candidate
Proven Residential Conveyancing experience and the ability to work within a busy team are essential.
Proven experience of working within a busy residential property team and have full knowledge of dealing with sale, purchase, re-mortgage and transfer of equity matters, including new build and leasehold.
Excellent business development skills are desirable as well as strong organisational skills and an ability to work with minimal supervision.  
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Legal Secretary Permanent, Oxford Oxfordshire

Legal Secretary, Private Client £27k - 32k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025536
Details:

Private Client Legal Secretary
 
A well established law firm in Oxford requires a full time private client legal secretary required with previous experience supporting legal executives, solicitors and fee earners undertaking wills, probate and elderly clients work.
 
The Firm
This full service law firm, with a long traditional history offering a full service of legal advice to individuals and business clients.
 
The Role
The Private Client Legal Secretary will provide support to fee earners in the private client department. The fee earners deal with all aspects of private client matters and the private client legal secretary will undertake typing, office administration, opening and closing of files, answering the phone, liaising with clients and managing diaries. Supporting Private client lawyers dealing with wills probate, estate administration and trusts.
 
The Candidate
Competent typing skills in excess of 60 WPM required with digital dictation, IT literacy and diary management abilities. You must be prepared to work as part of a team as well as manage your workload efficiently. Salary £27,000 to £32,000
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Legal Office Manager Permanent, Chichester West Sussex

Practice Support, Practice Support £25k - 32k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024028
Details:

Legal Office Manager
 
A West Sussex law firm has a requirement for an experience legal office manager to join their Chichester office. The firm provide a wide range of legal services to clients across the south coast including individuals and businesses.
 
The Legal Office Manager will be responsible for the smooth running of the administration, facilities management and support functions across the business. The role offers autonomy whilst reporting to senior management and will require a good understanding of legal practice, procedures, legislation, people management and excellent communication skills.
 
The role will also require effective time management, multi-tasking and strong administration skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience Circa £25,000 to £32,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Contentious Probate Paralegal Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Civil Litigation Market related

Job Ref: JO0000025594
Details:

Contentious Probate Paralegal
 
A Salisbury law firm has an opportunity for an experienced Contentious Probate Paralegal to join their Contentious Commercial Litigation department.
 
The role will require the ability to manage a caseload of Contentious Probate files from inception through to settlement and will require good knowledge of the Court processes. The successful candidate will have strong organisational skills with excellent client management abilities whilst being able to work well as part of a team and to given financial and time targets.
 
Candidate may have a strong commercial litigation background with an interest in private client work.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Paralegal Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Paralegal, Commercial Property £23k - 27k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025430
Details:

Property Paralegal
 
A Property Paralegal is required to provide support within a busy Property team in law firm in Salisbury.
 
This Property Paralegal role is situated in a very experienced Property team, Partner Led, and offers the opportunity to work on a wide variety of interesting, quality and high value cases. The Property Paralegal will be required to provide legal assistance and support with property transactions which will involve researching Title, using the Land Registry and undertaking office administration.
 
Requirements:
Previous is experience as a  Property Paralegal is preferred. This may have been gained with a law firm, conveyancing specialist, property department, property developer or housebuilder.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Legal Assistant Permanent, Swindon Wiltshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £25k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025568
Details:

Property Legal Assistant
 
A Property Legal Assistant role has arisen in an established Swindon law firm. This Property Legal Assistant will join an accredited private practice within their Property Department, which deals with a mix of Residential and Commercial Property work on behalf of loyal clients.
 
The Property Department
Employing Partners, Solicitors, Legal Executives and Property Assistants.
This Property Department is Partner Led and enjoy a healthy pipeline of Property transactional work, as well as, advising upon Landlord & Tenant, leases, purchase and sales.
 
The Role
Supporting Property Fee Earners in their case loads.
Undertaking property searches and land registry.
Proof reading contracts and property agreements,
Office administration relating to opening and closing files.
 
Experience and Requirements
At least 6 months solid conveyancing experience.
The ability to work under pressure.
Work to given time scales.
Be a Team player
Well organised
Hold a legal qualification such as CILEX or an LLB or LPC
 
Salary £25,000 - £28,000 dependent upon experience + Pension.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Legal Assistant Permanent, Swindon Wiltshire

Legal Secretary, Residential Property/Conveyancing £25k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024753
Details:

Property Legal Assistant
 
A Property Legal Assistant role has arisen in an established Swindon law firm. This Property Legal Assistant will join an accredited private practice within their Property Department, which deals with a mix of Residential and Commercial Property work on behalf of loyal clients.
 
The Property Department
Employing Partners, Solicitors, Legal Executives and Property Assistants.
This Property Department is Partner Led and enjoy a healthy pipeline of Property transactional work, as well as, advising upon Landlord & Tenant, leases, purchase and sales.
 
The Role
Supporting Property Fee Earners in their case loads.
Undertaking property searches and land registry.
Proof reading contracts and property agreements,
Office administration relating to opening and closing files.
 
Experience and Requirements
At least 6 months solid conveyancing experience.
The ability to work under pressure.
Work to given time scales.
Be a Team player
Well organised
Hold a legal qualification such as CILEX or an LLB or LPC
 
Salary £25,000 - £28,000 dependent upon experience + Pension.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Compliance & Risk Analyst Permanent, Greater London International

Practice Support, Compliance/Regulatory £28k - 30k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025310
Details:

Compliance & Risk Analyst
 
A unique opportunity to join a leading, forward thinking, people first law firm with an impressive growth record and high quality client base to work in their Compliance & Risk team providing support dealing with day to day queries relating to quality, policy and audit.
 
The firm have a network of offices throughout the UK strategically located to provide legal services to their clients ranging from multiple public sectors as well as the private sector. They deal with Healthcare, Emergency Services, Central Government, Housing, Energy and Social Care.
 
This role is a hybrid opportunity with 1 or 2 days in their London office per week.
 
The Compliance and Risk Analyst role will be based within a team of seven and will require supporting the Governance and Risk Officer to maintain ISO accreditations, undertake file audits, attend meetings to report on risk, collating information, supporting complaints, data breaches and claims, research to assist with policy drafting and circulate compliance alerts.
 
Candidate Requirements
Educated to degree level or equivalent
Excellent IT/ Microsoft Office skills
Strong communication skills
High attention to detail
Able to deliver a first class service
Reliable and dependable
Able to travel to other offices when required
 
Previous ISO, SRA experience highly beneficial.
 
Salary to £30,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Lawyer Permanent, Bristol Bristol

Solicitor, Family £35k - 40k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025643
Details:

Family Lawyer
 
A Bristol Law firm has a requirement for a Family Lawyer who will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with Family law experience looking to join a friendly, professional and busy family team. The Family team manage a mix of Family law matters such as matrimonial disputes, divorce, financial settlements, private children law and domestic abuse cases.
 
The successful Family Lawyer will be responsible for their own case load which requires undertaking advocacy.
 
Experience
 
Private and publicly funded family law experience
Advocacy
Business development
Good time management and organisational skills
 
The Family law role is a hybrid opportunity.
 
Salary to £40,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Family Paralegal Permanent, Bristol Bristol

Paralegal, Family £30k - 40k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025644
Details:

Senior Family Paralegal
 
An experienced Senior Family Paralegal with good Family law case management experience is required by a Family Department of a Bristol Private Practice.
 
This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Family Paralegal or experienced Family Fee Earner to manage their own case load of Divorce and Settlement files on behalf of a range of clients.
 
The successful Senior Family Paralegal will posses the experience, ability and confidence to run file through all aspects of the family courts.
 
The firm has an excellent reputation for providing a first class service to clients and therefore require a well organised individual with strong communication skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience between £30,000 to £40,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, East Sussex East Sussex

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £30k - 40k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025500
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
A law firm on the East Sussex coast  wishes to appoint an experienced residential conveyancer to join one of their busy residential property team.
 
The Firm
A well established private practice offering a comprehensive legal service to clients along the East Sussex coast. The firm are recognised by legal commentators for their work and employ some very talented and ambitious lawyers.
 
The Role
The conveyancer will be managing a residential conveyancing case load involving all aspects of landlord and tenant work to include lease extensions, sales, purchases, transfers & re-mortgages.
 
The Candidate
 
The successful conveyancer will also have the ability to work as part of a team is essential together with excellent communication and organisational skills. Experience in using a case management system is desirable.
 
The role is open to solicitors, legal executives or licensed conveyancers.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Paralegal Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Paralegal, Commercial Litigation £25k - 35k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025038
Details:


Litigation Paralegal
 
This is an outstanding opportunity to join a very well established and successful private practice in the delightful New Forest, West Hampshire for an experienced Litigation Paralegal.
 
The Firm
A private practice providing legal services to individuals and businesses in Hampshire with an experienced management team and employing some very talented lawyers across legal disciplines.
 
The Role
The successful Litigation Lawyer will work closely with a senior partner managing a case load of mixed litigation files including property disputes, boundary disputes, dilapidations, landlord & tenant disputes, building disputes, professional negligence claims and civil litigation.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Litigation Paralegal with a passion of contentious work, good knowledge of Civil Procedure Rules
 
Salary £25,000 to £35,000 dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Clincal Negligence Lawyer Permanent, Northampton Northamptonshire

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence Negotiable

Job Ref: JO0000024340
Details:

Clinical Negligence Lawyer
 
A Northampton law firm  has a new opportunity for ambitious Clinical Negligence Lawyer who may be a qualified Solicitor/Legal Executive to join their Legal 500 listed Clinical Negligence team based in Northampton. The team is recognised both locally and nationally and has Memberships on both the AvMA (Action against Medical Accidents) and Law Society specialist Clinical Negligence Panels.
                                  
The Clinical Negligence Lawyer will be Newly Qualified to 3 years post qualification and must possess experience in dealing with a caseload of clinical negligence matters. Applicants are welcome from those that have both Claimant and Defendant backgrounds.  The successful candidate will receive training and support as required.
                                                                 
Competitive remuneration package which, in addition to salary costs consists of contributory pension scheme, health insurance and free life assurance (after 6 months service). 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Personal Injury Lawyer Permanent, Stoke-on-Trent Staffordshire

Solicitor, Personal Injury £30k - 35k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024136
Details:

Personal Injury Lawyer
 
A law firm in Stoke has an opportunity for a Personal Injury Lawyer to join their Personal Injury litigation department. The firm offer flexible working with a mixture of hybrid working from home and in the office.
 
The Personal Injury Lawyer will be required to manage a caseload of Fast Track ex-portal accident cases (RTA,EL and PL) for individuals. There will be plenty of supervision. The work requires identifying cases which need to be escalated for reasons such as value, specialist case type and profile. The work will involve dealing with cases from commencement of litigation to conclusion including; dealing with issue and service of proceeding, reviewing and responding to defences, management of matters through court directions including interim applications through to instruction of counsel for trial and work associated with the trial itself.
 
The successful Personal Injury Lawyer will have experience in dealing with EL and PL files, good knowledge of the Civil Procedure Rules, an ability to assess and advise on evidence, liability and quantum. Ideally, good advocacy and trial experience will be beneficial together with an understanding of costs

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Business Development Co-ordinator Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Practice Support, Practice Support £30k - 40k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025631
Details:

Business Development Co-ordinator
 
A Birmingham office of a national law firm require an experienced Business Development Co-ordinator.
 
This is truly a varied role enabling exposure to a wide range of projects across many different sectors.
 
Principally, the role is to ensure a first class operational delivery to the firm including the delivery of a busy events programme and assisting to develop and manage client development plans for our sectors as well as a national and market leading profile..
 
The role will assume responsibility for the following key areas:
 
 
·Supporting the BDMs to develop sector and client plans, delivering those plans and bringing to market new business lines and products
·Supporting the BDMs to implement initiatives to source new business
·Building relationships
·Develop the brand and services
·Ensure Client information is captured within the firm's CRM system
·Attending sector meetings, coordinating actions agreed and assisting the BDMs to achieve progress
·Working alongside the marketing team to manage sector campaigns, for example surveys, event roundtables and research studies
·Preparing submissions for firm league tables, for example The Lawyer UK top 200
·Championing CRM
·Assisting with the production of the firm's legal directory submissions
 
Skills and Experience
 
The successful candidate is likely to be an existing Business Development Executive or experienced PA, within a professional services environment - and should have:- Some experience as a Business Development Co-ordinator, Paralegal, PA or Assistant

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Business Development Executive Permanent, Central London International

Practice Support, Practice Support £30k - 40k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025630
Details:

Business Development Co-ordinator
 
A London office of a national law firm require an experienced Business Development Co-ordinator.
 
This is truly a varied role enabling exposure to a wide range of projects across many different sectors.
 
Principally, the role is to ensure a first class operational delivery to the firm including the delivery of a busy events programme and assisting to develop and manage client development plans for our sectors as well as a national and market leading profile..
 
The role will assume responsibility for the following key areas:
 
 
·Supporting the BDMs to develop sector and client plans, delivering those plans and bringing to market new business lines and products
·Supporting the BDMs to implement initiatives to source new business
·Building relationships
·Develop the brand and services
·Ensure Client information is captured within the firm's CRM system
·Attending sector meetings, coordinating actions agreed and assisting the BDMs to achieve progress
·Working alongside the marketing team to manage sector campaigns, for example surveys, event roundtables and research studies
·Preparing submissions for firm league tables, for example The Lawyer UK top 200
·Championing CRM
·Assisting with the production of the firm's legal directory submissions
 
Skills and Experience
 
The successful candidate is likely to be an existing Business Development Executive or experienced PA, within a professional services environment - and should have:- Some experience as a Business Development Co-ordinator, PA, Paralegal or Assistant

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Divorce Lawyer Permanent, Bristol Bristol

Solicitor, Family £44k - 54k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025394
Details:

Divorce Lawyer
 
A Divorce Lawyer is required by a family department in a Bristol law firm. Working as apart of a small team of three the successful Divorce Lawyer will be responsible for the management of a full caseload of files.
 
The successful Divorce Lawyer will have a very good grounding in matrimonial family law on behalf of privately funded clients. This Divorce Lawyer role has a high degree of autonomy and therefore requires an experienced Family Solicitor or Legal Executive with highly competent family law skills including family litigation. Additionally, strong financial experience is also required in relation to separation and divorce.
 
The role can either be full time or part time dependent upon the successful candidates preference.
 
Salary £44,000 to £54,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


NQ Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Milton Keynes Village Buckinghamshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £39k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024062
Details:

NQ Commercial Solicitor
 
A thriving regional law firm are looking for an NQ Commercial Solicitor to join their corporate and commercial team in Milton Keynes.
 
The Firm
A corporate focused law firm with a number of strategically located offices and employing some highly talented and experienced solicitors and partners. The firm have very high standards and expect all clients to receive the very best legal advice and client care.
 
The Role
The NQ Commercial Solicitor will have been undertaking a mix of corporate and commercial work and will ideally have some experience of banking work although this is not essential.
The NQ Commercial Solicitor will assist the team with all aspects of corporate, commercial and banking work together with attendance at business development events and involvement in business development projects.
 
The Candidate
An NQ Commercial Solicitor with strong academics, excellent presentation and outstanding communication skills are required.
Candidates must enjoy networking, have an eye for detail, be self-motivated and keen to learn and progress.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Cambridgeshire Cambridgeshire

Solicitor, Private Client £38k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025382
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A private client lawyer is required by a law firm in their Cambridgeshire office.
 
The Firm
The practice has a number of offices throughout Norfolk and Cambridgeshire employing over 100 staff across a wide range of legal services. The Private Client department employs over 20 fee earning staff working on matter such as will drafting, estate administration, powers of attorney, trusts and inheritance tax planning.
 
The Role
The successful Private Client Lawyer will be required to run a case load to include Wills, Elderly Client advice, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection matters, and Administration of Estates. The role will require some travel between offices.
 
The Candidate
The Private Client Lawyer may be a solicitor or legal executive  capable of dealing with a comprehensive case load on a full time basis. Strong customer facing skill are essential and the successful candidate will be a car owner and driver.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Social Housing Solicitor Permanent, Exeter Devon

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025632
Details:

Social Housing Solicitor
 
A Social Housing Solicitor is required by a Property team in a Devon law firm.
 
The Firm
An award winning law firm with a strong reputation throughout the south west for providing cost effective quality legal advice. The Property team deal with all aspects of social housing work.
 
The Role
The Social Housing Solicitor will manage a varied case load involving Social Housing matters acting on behalf of landlords and registered providers. The work involves a wide range of property litigation such as boundary disputes, possession claims, dilapidations and lease issues as well as anti-social behaviour and civil injunctions.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with PropertylLitigation Solicitor experience is required The role will enable the successful candidate to develop a career under the guidance of an experienced and very successful team.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Exeter Devon

Solicitor, Family £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025601
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
A family solicitor is required to join a privately funded family department in this extremely reputable law firm in Exeter, Devon.
 
The Firm
An established, successful commercial law firm with a strong presence across the South West. The firm holds many accreditations in areas such as property, family, private client and corporate law.
 
The Role
Working within an established privately funded family law team dealing with all aspects of family law. This Family Solicitor role will require managing a case load involving matrimonial issues including divorce, ancillary relief and financial matters whilst supporting more experienced Solicitors on, often, complex family law files.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with  good experience gained in Family law.  The successful candidate will be confident, communicative, a team player and motivated to participate in marketing and business development.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Property Lawyer Permanent, Exeter Devon

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025633
Details:

Residential Property Lawyer
 
A Residential Property Lawyer is required by a  law firm in South Devon, Exeter to work in a busy residential conveyancing team.
 
The Firm
An award winning law firm with a strong reputation throughout the south west for providing cost effective quality legal advice. The Conveyancing team deal with all aspects of property transactions including part exchange, plot sales and new build development work.
 
The Role
The  Residential Property Lawyer role will involve managing a full case load of  conveyancing transactions, and post completion work.
 
The Candidate
 
Qualified as a Solicitor, Legal Executive or Licensed Conveyancer
Previous post qualification conveyancing experience is essential.
Must be well organised.
A good communicator.
Have attention to detail.
 
The role is commutable from Dawlish, Torquay, Teighmouth, Newton Abbot and Bovey Tracey
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Lawyer Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025212
Details:

Litigation Lawyer
 
A litigation lawyer is required by a litigation department of a law firm in the Bournemouth and Poole area.
 
The Firm
An established private practice with over 25 employees offering a comprehensive legal service to business and individuals across Dorset and Hampshire. The firm are recognised by legal commentators and hold many accreditations whilst adopting a flexible working approach.
 
The Role
The litigation lawyer will be required to manage a case load of litigation files involving a range of disputes such as commercial, contract, property, negligence and employment.
 
The Candidate
The litigation lawyer may be qualified as a solicitor, legal executive or experienced fee earner. The successful litigation lawyer will be expected to work with minimal supervision, participate in business development and achieve financial targets. Salary dependent upon experience.
 
Salary £40,000 to £50,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Lawyer Permanent, Dorset Dorset

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025505
Details:

Litigation Lawyer
 
A litigation lawyer is required by a litigation department of a law firm in the Bournemouth and Poole area.
 
The Firm
An established private practice with over 25 employees offering a comprehensive legal service to business and individuals across Dorset and Hampshire. The firm are recognised by legal commentators and hold many accreditations whilst adopting a flexible working approach.
 
The Role
The litigation lawyer will be required to manage a case load of litigation files involving a range of disputes such as commercial, contract, property, negligence and employment.
 
The Candidate
The litigation lawyer may be qualified as a solicitor, legal executive or experienced fee earner. The successful litigation lawyer will be expected to work with minimal supervision, participate in business development and achieve financial targets. Salary dependent upon experience.
 
Salary £40,000 to £50,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Dorchester Dorset

Solicitor, Commercial Property £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025603
Details:

Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A friendly and supportive law firm require a commercial property solicitor to join their commercial property team in Dorchester
 
The Firm
An established private practice proving legal services to individual and business clients. The firm has a strong management function employing some very experienced lawyers.
 
The Role
This is a great opportunity for a commercial property solicitor to manage a case load  of sale and purchases, landlord and tenant, new leases and lease renewals. The role will also support the commercial department in the disposal of assets. The role will involve business development and marketing.
 
The Candidate
This commercial property solicitor role would suit a confident and enthusiastic solicitor to support more experienced solicitors.  Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Compliance & Risk Manager Permanent, Dorset Dorset

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025586
Details:

Compliance & Risk Manager
 
The Compliance & Risk Manager  role is with an award winning regional law firm based in North Dorset.
 
The Company


A regional law firm with a strong reputation for empowering a positive working and supportive culture whilst remain conscious of their role within local communities. They are an award winning firm with a down to earth approach whilst remaining passionate about providing an excellent client service.


The Role
The Compliance & Risk Manager will take responsibility for the day-to-day compliance & management ensuring the law firm's regulatory obligations and their professional and practice standards remain compliant at all times.
 
The Candidate
Previous compliance & risk management experience gained within the legal sector and knowledgeable on SAR and AML along with other relevant, legal financial and data protection legislation and frameworks. Proficient at identifying and managing potential risks, putting timely, workable solutions in place and making recommendations for continuous improvement.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024553
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A busy private practice law firm with an excellent reputation has a new opportunity for a Private Client Lawyer to manage a full case load of private client matters for a private client team in Bournemouth.
 
The firm
A thriving law firm with a network of offices in strategical locations providing regional coverage to both business and individual clients. Recognised in the legal directories and holding numerous accreditations they are heavily proactive in local communities. The private client team employ some very talented lawyers and provide excellent support and guidance to their employees.
 
The Private Client Lawyer will be advising on Wills, Probate, Estate Administration, LPA's, Deputyships and Inheritance Tax.
 
Requirements
Legal Executive or Solicitor
Previous legal experience within Private Client
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Poole Dorset

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £25k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025211
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
A well established legal practice are continuing to expand their residential property team in their Bournemouth & Poole office. They have a mix of Solicitors, Legal Executives and Licensed Conveyancers in a healthy and busy department undertaking a range of sales, purchases, lettings, plot sales, new build, equity release and remortgage work.
 
As an experienced Residential Conveyancer the role requires the successful person to be able to provide the best possible service being cost effective, efficient and accurate.
 
Furthermore, you will be required to develop contacts with third parties such as financial advisors, brokers, estate agents, lenders, builders and developers.
 
The role will suit a fee earner, paralegal, Licensed Conveyancer, Legal Executive or a qualified Solicitor.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, East Sussex East Sussex

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024459
Details:

Private Client Solicitor
 
A highly regarded and long established Sussex law firm, with an unsurpassed reputation for their private client work, wishes to appoint a private client solicitor to join one of their offices in East Sussex.
 
The successful private client lawyer will have good private client experience including developed knowledge in all aspects of private client succession planning. The work will provide exposure to all aspects of private client work including the wills, probate, lasting powers of attorney, estate administration, trusts and tax.
 
In addition, the private client solicitor will be expected to play an active role in marketing and practice development as well as providing a high level of service to existing clients.
 
The Private Client team gives specialist tax and succession planning advice to individuals, families, business people and landowners. This is an excellent opportunity for a Private Client solicitor to join a successful team in a growing firm which enjoys an excellent reputation and can offer good career prospects.
   
               
               

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, East Sussex East Sussex

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024990
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
A residential conveyancer is required to work as part of a residential conveyancing team in East Sussex within a private practice law firm.
 
The Firm
A regional law firm with excellent coverage in East Sussex employing over 30 staff. The firm is well represented in legal directories and offers a comprehensive legal service to business and individual clients.
 
The Role
The successful residential conveyancer will receive full legal secretarial support as part of the conveyancing team and will have proven experience in managing a full residential caseload of freehold and leasehold property sales and purchases. This is a fantastic opportunity for a residential conveyancer to join a friendly, professional and enthusiastic residential conveyancing department.
 
Requirements
The residential conveyancer may be a licensed conveyancer, legal executive, solicitor or proven residential conveyancing fee earner.
 
The role offers a highly competitive salary

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Civil Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024359
Details:

Civil Litigation Solicitor
 
A Portsmouth law firm requires an experience litigation solicitor to manage a case load of contentious civil litigation files.
 
The Firm
A legal practice with a long history as a traditional law firm providing a full compliment of legal services to clients along the south coast. The services include Dispute Resolution, Insolvency, Company Commercial, Corporate, Employment, Private Client, Commercial Property, Residential Property and Family Law.
 
The Role
The successful civil litigation solicitor will be required to run a case load of contentious civil litigation files. The civil litigation solicitor will enjoy a healthy level of client contact and will deal with a varied caseload involving matters such as landlord and tenant disputes, boundary disputes, contentious probate and consumer disputes.
 
The Candidate
A qualified civil litigation solicitor with at least 3 years PQE. Good academics, communication skills and client management are also required.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Criminal Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Criminal £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025580
Details:

Criminal Solicitor
 
A Southampton law firm has a requirement for an experienced Criminal Solicitor to join their Criminal department.
 
The Criminal Solicitor will manage a busy case load of alleged criminal matters including theft, drug offences, fraud, grievous bodily harm, actual bodily harm, manslaughter, attempted murder, murder, and motoring offences involving full case preparation whilst obtaining and reviewing case details, drafting legal documentation and responses such as witness statements and pleadings. Experience in conducting advocacy at Court is essential
 
It's anticipated the Criminal Solicitor will possess experience in attending and representing clients at both police stations and in court proceedings. Ideally, the successful candidate will be accredited to the Duty Rota but, this is not essential, strong communication skills are essential.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Lawyer Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £32k - 52k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024704
Details:

Family Lawyer
 
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Family Lawyer to join a growing and ambitious private practice law firm within their Portsmouth office. Working in a very busy and Friendly environment  this Family solicitor role is a new opportunity.
 
The Firm
With offices in the Portsmouth area this partner led full service law firm has been providing legal services to clients in the South East of Hampshire and West Sussex for decades. The Family department is headed by a Partner and the firm offer a supportive culture to its staff.
 
The Family Lawyer Role:
 
This Family Lawyer role will suit an ambitious Family Lawyer may be a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Family Lawyer looking to make a mark in a practice where their efforts will be recognised and rewarded for their success. This opportunity provides a template to develop within a dedicated Family team.
 
Requirements
Qualified as a Solicitor, Legal Executive or Family Lawyer
Experience of dealing with complex family law matters including matrimonial, divorce, ancillary relief and children matters.
Strong communication and orgainastional skills required
The ability to work well under pressure and to given targets.
Experience in running a full caseload.
Ambitious in developing a career and family law department
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Lawyer Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025507
Details:

Family Lawyer
 
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a family lawyer to work within a family department based in a Southampton law firm.
 
The firm
 
A full service private practice law firm with many long standing employees closely linked with community groups and proud of their heritage. The firm hold many accreditations across a wide range of disciplines. The firm are supportive and encourage lawyers to excel in their disciplines with excellent support infrastructure.
 
The Role
This family lawyer position will require an empathetic individual who is passionate about family law and providing a quality service to their clients at all times. The successful family lawyer will be dealing with a mixed case load, consisting of but not limited to, financial settlements, children disputed, civil partnerships, divorce and separation.
 
The Candidate
The Family Lawyer will be a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Family Fee Earner with at least 2 years PQE. The successful Family Lawyer will be required to manage a case load within given time and financial targets whilst focusing upon excellent client service.
 
Salary £40,000 to £50,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Fareham Hampshire

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025569
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A private client lawyer is required law firm with an office based in Fareham, Hampshire.
 
The Firm
A well established private practice providing legal services to individuals and businesses in Hampshire have found their instructions rise considerably and are now in a position to hire.
 
The Role
The private client department requires a qualified private client lawyer who may be a qualified private client solicitor, private client legal executive or private client fee earner with at least 2 years' PQE.
The work will be varied to include advising  upon wills & probate, estate administration, inheritance tax, tax planning, court or protection and powers of attorney.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly and professional private client team with a very healthy private client base including high net worth clients
 
The Candidate
The successful private client lawyer is likely to have experience in wills, probate inheritance tax and capital gains tax planning, trust & estate administration, elderly client and powers of attorney.  Salary dependent upon experience from £40,000 to £50,000.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025533
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
Private Client Lawyer is required by a firm near Southampton to work full time on all aspects of private client work.
 
The Firm
Established and managed by some very experienced Partners previously of regional law firms. The firm has invested heavily in the latest technology and work out of spacious and modern offices. They employ experienced solicitors and partners across legal disciplines enjoying health case loads.
 
The Role
The Private Client Lawyer will undertake a case load of wills, probate, LPA's estate administration and advising on inheritance tax.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with previous fee earning experience in Private Client. The role will suit a qualified Legal Executive of Solicitor with good private client experience. Strong communication skills are essential.
Salary to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Private Client £45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025459
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A law firm with offices in North Hampshire require an experienced Private Client Lawyer to join their Private Client team..
 
The Firm
The law firm employ a number of experienced lawyers providing a first class level of client management having developed strong client relationships.
 
The Role
 
The Private Client Lawyer will be required to manage a caseload delivering a high quality level of service to clients within the Firm's Private Client  Department.
 
The role will involve dealing with all aspects of private client law including wills, probate, estate administration, IHT and Tax planning. The role is full time and is commutable from Basingstoke, Winchester, Andover and Salisbury.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Private Client Lawyer with  good experience in handling a private client caseload. The successful private client lawyer may be a qualified solicitor or legal executive who would like to undertake the opportunity to manage others whilst being part of a successful team. Salary to £45,000
 
 
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Private Client £30k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025628
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A Private Client Layer is required by a Southampton law firm to provide legal fee earning for their private client department.
 
The Private Client Lawyer will be required to work upon a range of private client matters including wills, probate, estate administration, advising upon inheritance tax and LPA's under supervision of the partner.
 
The successful Private Client Lawyer may be a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or very experienced fee earner with excellent private client experience.
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £48,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £30k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025532
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
A Residential Conveyancer is required by a law firm near Southampton within their specialist residential conveyancing team. The role is due to further expansion and the team consists of many very experienced property lawyers.
 
The Firm
The firm is managed by experienced partners and they have a dynamic approach to providing legal services to clients. They've invested heavily with the latest technology and training and offer a fabulous working environment.
 
The Role
The Residential Conveyancer will be responsible for a case load with minimal supervision  of residential conveyancing transactions. Predominately the conveyancing work will involve new build property transactions, title checking and transfers of ownership.
 
The Candidate
A conveyancer capable of running a case load with minimal supervision and must have new build conveyancing experience.
 
Salary Circa £30,000 to £50,000 depending upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025629
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
A Southampton law firm requires an experienced Residential Conveyancer.
 
The Firm
A very well established law firm with offices located in Hampshire providing  a full legal service to businesses and individuals.
 
The Role
This highly regarded Lexcel and CQS accredited law firm based in Southampton wishes to appoint an experienced residential conveyancer to join their busy residential conveyancing team.


The successful residential conveyancer will have previous experience managing a residential conveyancing case load from instruction through to completion and registration, including sales, purchases, transfers & re-mortgages and you will have dealt with a high volume of matters whilst working with minimal supervision, maintaining excellent standards of work, achieving set targets and adhering to client service level agreements.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Residential Conveyancer with at least 12 months' Residential Conveyancing experience.
The ability to work as part of a team is essential together with excellent communication and organisational skills. Experience in using a case management system and an exposure to commercial property work is desirable.
 
Salary to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Fareham Hampshire

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025605
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
A Conveyancing team near Fareham, Hampshire require an experienced Residential Conveyancer to manage a busy caseload using the latest IT systems and software specifically for property transactions. This is a very busy role with the requirement of strong time management, planning and operational skills in providing a high quality, fast and efficient client service.
 
The Residential conveyancer will work across all aspects of Freehold, Leasehold, new build, shared ownership, sales and purchase transactions.
 
The role offers a hybrid working pattern with 2 days working from home.
 
Previous experience of running a caseload from instruction through to post completion is essential.
 
Salary to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Probate Lawyer Permanent, Hertfordshire Hertfordshire

Solicitor, Private Client £38k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024989
Details:

Probate Lawyer
 
A new opportunity has arisen for a Probate Lawyer to join a busy private client department within a friendly and successful law firm in Hertfordshire, near the M25.
 
The firm
A legal 500 law firm with a well established private client department employing over 20 staff working upon wills, probate, estate administration, tax, trusts, court of protection, power of attorney and contentious probate.
 
The Role
The Probate Lawyer will join the private client team as part of their Probate team and will be tasked with a case load of Probate files requiring experience in estate administration completing the necessary documentation and registering with the probate office. Knowledge of inheritance tax and trust will be beneficial but not essential.
 
The Candidate
The successful Probate Lawyer will be empathetic, methodical and able to manage a case load, under supervision and be a qualified Chartered Legal Executive or a qualified solicitor with an interest in Probate matters.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Probate Lawyer Permanent, Hertfordshire Hertfordshire

Solicitor, Private Client £38k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025204
Details:

Probate Lawyer
 
A new opportunity has arisen for a Probate Lawyer to join a busy private client department within a friendly and successful law firm in Hertfordshire, near the M25.
 
The firm
A legal 500 law firm with a well established private client department employing over 20 staff working upon wills, probate, estate administration, tax, trusts, court of protection, power of attorney and contentious probate.
 
The Role
The Probate Lawyer will join the private client team as part of their Probate team and will be tasked with a case load of Probate files requiring experience in estate administration completing the necessary documentation and registering with the probate office. Knowledge of inheritance tax and trust will be beneficial but not essential.
 
The Candidate
The successful Probate Lawyer will be empathetic, methodical and able to manage a case load, under supervision and be a qualified Chartered Legal Executive or a qualified solicitor with an interest in Probate matters.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025501
Details:

Litigation Solicitor
 
A law firm in Kent has an opportunity for a Litigation Solicitor to join their Dispute Resolution team.
 
The Firm
A regional private practice providing clients legal advice across Kent and the South East. The firm are Partner led and encourage staff to progress with the firm providing excellent support and guidance.
 
The Role
The Litigation Solicitor will join a busy Litigation team dealing with all aspects of litigation as such; landlord and tenant (residential and commercial) disputes, professional negligence, contract disputes, insolvency, debt recovery and contentious probate.
 
The Candidate
The successful Litigation Lawyer will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive. This role will suit a lawyer looking to move out of the city and gain a good work life balance.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Lawyer Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Commercial Property £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025504
Details:

Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A commercial property team in Ashford, Kent require a commercial property solicitor with at least 5 years post qualification experience. The commercial property solicitor role requires either a qualified solicitor or legal executive and will involve:
 
Commercial property sales and purchases  
Landlord and Tenant Work  
Freehold and Leasehold Titles  
Drafting and negotiating contracts for sale, transfers, leases and agreements for lease  
Licences, guarantees and legal charges
Providing appropriate technical and practical advice to clients on commercial property matters
Liaising with the remainder of the commercial team in respect of all transactions and where relevant any associated business sales and purchases.
 
Salary to £50,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Employment £42k - 52k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025502
Details:

Employment Solicitor
 
An Employment Solicitor from is required by a law firm with offices in Kent.
 
The Firm
A regional firm with offices in South East Kent recognised by legal commentators for their excellent legal advice. The firm enjoys a long and successful history.
 
The Role
Working as part of a small dedicated Employment team dealing with a broad range of Employment cases.
Advising and assisting the Firm's clients on a range of employment matters including contracts of employment, staff handbooks, settlement agreements, redundancies, discrimination complaints etc. The work will involve both contentious and non contentious employment law matters on behalf of firms and organisations within the South East region.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Employment Solicitor from NQ - must have trained in employment law. Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Employment £40k - 53k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025589
Details:


Employment Solicitor
 
An employment solicitor is required at a highly regarded firm working within their employment department, based in Kent.
 
The Employment Team is highly ranked in Chambers UK and the Legal 500. It acts for a wide and impressive client base ranging from national and international companies to educational establishments, charities, smaller enterprises and employees in both the private and state sectors.
 
The successful employment solicitor must have some post qualification employment experience and will be working with both corporate and private clients across a range of matters such as settlement agreements, contracts and consultancy agreements, disciplinary matters and grievances, discrimination, dismissals, Employment Tribunal claims, maternity and paternity rights, redundancy and TUPE.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025503
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a law firm in Kent as part of their continued expansion of their property team. They have a need a very experienced residential conveyancer.
 
The Firm
A regional firm with offices in South East Kent recognised by legal commentators for excellent legal advice.
 
The Role
·Manage own caseload of freehold and leasehold transactions; both sales and purchases including new build and help to buy.
·Dealing with re-mortgages.
·Preparing and advising on transfers of equity.
·Preparing and advising on residential tenancy agreements.
·Assist in the identification and development of new business opportunities for the department, through networking with local estate agents and other referrers.
·Attending various public events in the local community as the Department's representative.
·Attending property department meetings and such training courses as determined by Head of Department.
·Compliance with the Firm's routine accounts and administrative disciplines.
·Subject to work volumes, provide own secretarial services including typing, filing, photocopying, in connection with these duties.
 
The Candidate
The Residential Conveyancer will have solid conveyancing experience and will need minimal supervision having worked in a Lexcel and CQS Accreditation environment previously. 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Kent Kent

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025208
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a law firm in Kent as part of their continued expansion of their property team. They have a need a very experienced residential conveyancer.
 
The Firm
A regional firm with offices in South East Kent recognised by legal commentators for excellent legal advice.
 
The Role
·Manage own caseload of freehold and leasehold transactions; both sales and purchases including new build and help to buy.
·Dealing with re-mortgages.
·Preparing and advising on transfers of equity.
·Preparing and advising on residential tenancy agreements.
·Assist in the identification and development of new business opportunities for the department, through networking with local estate agents and other referrers.
·Attending various public events in the local community as the Department's representative.
·Attending property department meetings and such training courses as determined by Head of Department.
·Compliance with the Firm's routine accounts and administrative disciplines.
·Subject to work volumes, provide own secretarial services including typing, filing, photocopying, in connection with these duties.
 
The Candidate
The Residential Conveyancer will have solid conveyancing experience and will need minimal supervision having worked in a Lexcel and CQS Accreditation environment previously. 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Child Care Solicitor Permanent, Leicester Leicestershire/Rutland

Solicitor, Family £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025641
Details:

Child Care Solicitor
 
A child care solicitor is required to join a Child Care team based within a busy Leicester private practice to undertake a caseload of publicly funded files.
 
The Firm
Recognised by legal commentators in various directories for their legal advice in a wide area of law. The firm provides support and advice to clients on a regional and national basis in both personal and business law.
 
The Role
The Child Care Solicitor will be required to manage a case load of public law care supervision, interim care orders, EPO's, special guardianship and adoption within a team of Care Solicitors, as well as, private law to include 16.4 appointments for children.
 
The Candidate
The child care solicitor will have  experience in care proceedings, guardianship, child safety and adoption . The  successful child care solicitor will have excellent communication and negotiation skills combined with strong family client management qualities.  Child Care panel status is preferred or someone who is working towards qualification will also be considered. The child care solicitor will also demonstrate excellent negotiation, communication and advocacy skills
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Associate Solicitor Permanent, Chorley Lancashire

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £42.5k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024023
Details:

Property Associate Solicitor


A leading, best companies to work for accredited, law firm who act for a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector, including all forms of health organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, police, fire and rescue services, independent health and social care providers, charities and GP practices require a Housing & Regeneration Associate Solicitor to join their Chorley office. The firm operate a hybrid and agile working policy enabling the opportunity to work the majority from home.
The Housing and Regeneration team are seeking a self-motivated and committed Associate to work on development projects primarily but a background in security charging, stock transfer, and leasehold projects would be useful also.


The main duties will be to:
·investigate title and report to clients;
·acquire sites / land / properties for the purpose of providing residential housing together with the relevant development agreement to ensure the client's objectives are achieved;
·deal with complicated title, planning, estate management and infrastructure issues and leasehold projects;
·work closely with the plot sales, assets, planning and securitisation teams to ensure that the client's objectives are achieved;
·managing a caseload of important and sensitive cases;
·provide on hand technical support to paralegals and transaction handlers to ensure that clients' service deadlines for exchanges are met;
·maintaining and streamlining working procedures to enable a smooth delivery of service to clients;
·dealing professionally and articulately with client enquiries and communications, demonstrating at all times a sound understanding and knowledge of the nature of the client's business and the relevant affordable housing sales product;
·to understand the ethos of the Housing sector and assist in the attainment of key performance indicators and other quality standards required by the Housing clients;
·Establishing strong relationships with the team's clients and being the escalation point for complex matters and ensuring that the client requirements are properly implemented by the team;
·Delivering training to clients and internally to team members; and
·Provide support to the rest of the Development team; and
·Any other duties as reasonably requested.


Requirements
The successful candidate is likely to have previous experience within a development, real estate or generalist housing profession in legal or professional services and will ideally be able to demonstrate:
·Experience in property - both leasehold and freehold
·Experience in development and regeneration
·Knowledge and understanding of affordable housing products, regulation and procedures, particularly in relation to shared ownership and equity (not essential); and
·Experience of real estate finance and security charging (not essential)
Knowledge and experience that would be beneficial for this role includes:
·Acquisition of new build homes (although experience of the disposal of such would be considered useful also);
·Acquisition of sites for development (although experience of the disposal of such or acting for the developer in such scenarios would be considered useful also);
·Knowledge of the housing sector, including the HE grant programme requirements and particular contractual structures to enable development of affordable homes by registered providers of housing for rent, shared ownership or outright sale;
·Mortgage lender requirements in residential stock;
·Investigation of title and reporting work;
·Previous experience of case management systems would also be helpful, although is not essential.
 
Salary dependent upon experience, bonus, interest free travel loan, healthcare, contributory pension

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Civil Litigation Lawyer Permanent, King's Lynn Norfolk

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £37k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025381
Details:

Civil Litigation Lawyer
 
A King's Lynn law firm has a vacancy for a Civil Litigation Solicitor within a disputes and litigation department.
 
The Firm
This private practice law firm has a team a number of very competent Litigation Fee Earners undertaking a variety of litigation claims to include Professional Negligence, Contract Disputes, Boundary Disputes, Contentious Probate and Debt.
 
The Role
The successful candidate will specialise in civil litigation and will be able to assist clients on a wide range of contentious matters including professional negligence claims, property disputes, inheritance issues and contract disputes.
 
The Candidate
The Civil Litigation Lawyer will be a Solicitor or Legal Executive and have excellent court proceedings experience.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Norwich Norfolk

Solicitor, Family £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025642
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
A private practice in Norwich has an immediate requirement for a qualified family solicitor with approximately 3 years` PQE to join a dedicated privately funded team.
 
The successful candidate will be required to manage a comprehensive mixed caseload handling privately funded matters to include divorce, ancillary relief, advocacy, private children work, civil partnerships as well as other ancillary family work.
 
Strong client management skills required, ability to work as part of a team and achieve provided financial targets.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Property Lawyer Permanent, King's Lynn Norfolk

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £38k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025380
Details:

Residential Property Lawyer
 
A regional law firm wishes to appoint an experienced residential property lawyer to join their busy King's Lynn office.
 
The Firm
A private practice employing over 100+ staff across offices in Norfolk and Cambridge. Their Property Department employ over 30 fee earners providing a comprehensive property service to include purchases, sales, remortgage, equity release, freehold and leasehold property matters.
 
The Role
Working as part of a team of 7 fee earners in a busy residential property team dealing with sales, purchases (freehold and leasehold properties), remortgages, transfers and equity release. full secretarial support will be provided.
 
The Candidate
The residential property lawyer will need a good experience managing a residential conveyancing caseload from instruction through to completion and registration, including sales, purchases, transfers of equities & re-mortgages whilst working with minimal supervision, maintaining excellent standards of work, achieving set targets and adhering to client service level agreements. The successful residential property lawyer will have excellent communication and organisational skills. Experience in using a case management system is desirable.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Clincal Negligence Lawyer Permanent, Northampton Northamptonshire

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024903
Details:

Clinical Negligence Lawyer
 
A Northampton law firm  has a new opportunity for ambitious Clinical Negligence Lawyer who may be a qualified Solicitor/Legal Executive to join their Legal 500 listed Clinical Negligence team based in Northampton. The team is recognised both locally and nationally and has Memberships on both the AvMA (Action against Medical Accidents) and Law Society specialist Clinical Negligence Panels.
                                  
The Clinical Negligence Lawyer will have good post qualification experience  and must possess experience in dealing with a caseload of clinical negligence matters. Applicants are welcome from those that have both Claimant and Defendant backgrounds.  The successful candidate will receive training and support as required.
                                                                 
Competitive remuneration package which, in addition to salary costs consists of contributory pension scheme, health insurance and free life assurance.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Property Lawyer Permanent, Oxfordshire Oxfordshire

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024752
Details:

Residential Property Lawyer
 
This is an outstanding opportunity for an ambitious Residential Property lawyer to join an established law firm handling a full range of quality commercial and residential property work based in Oxfordshire.
 
The Firm
A highly successful private practice law firm  with an excellent reputation and client base across the Thames Valley region. The senior management team are extremely shrewd, commercially aware and people focused managers. The firm has many very long serving members of staff. The property department has a number of fee earners based across various offices in Oxfordshire.
 
The Role
A genuine opportunity for career development within a busy property team. The role will be to manage both commercial and residential property transactions from instruction through to post completion under the guidance of a Partner in the Property team.
 
The Candidate
The successful Residential Property Lawyer will be a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Licensed Conveyancer. This is a real chance to accelerate your career with a quality firm that is enjoying a period of sustained growth.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Property Lawyer Permanent, Oxfordshire Oxfordshire

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024388
Details:

Residential Property Lawyer
 
This is an outstanding opportunity for an ambitious Residential Property lawyer to join an established law firm handling a full range of quality commercial and residential property work based in Oxfordshire.
 
The Firm
A highly successful private practice law firm  with an excellent reputation and client base across the Thames Valley region. The senior management team are extremely shrewd, commercially aware and people focused managers. The firm has many very long serving members of staff. The property department has a number of fee earners based across various offices in Oxfordshire.
 
The Role
A genuine opportunity for career development within a busy property team. The role will be to manage both commercial and residential property transactions from instruction through to post completion under the guidance of a Partner in the Property team.
 
The Candidate
The successful Residential Property Lawyer will be a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Licensed Conveyancer. This is a real chance to accelerate your career with a quality firm that is enjoying a period of sustained growth.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Civil/Commercial Litigation Lawyer Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £30k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025013
Details:

Civil/Commercial Litigation Lawyer


A specialist litigation department require an experienced Civil/Commercial Litigation Lawyer to manage a caseload of varied disputes and contractual disagreements such as sale of goods and services, building contracts and professional negligence through fast and multi track process.


The role has the option of being hybrid from the Birmingham office or totally home based with very occasional meetings in the office.


The role requires an Lawyer with experience in advising in contract based disputes, in both Fast and Multi-Track claims. The successful Lawyer will be highly organised and be able to demonstrate good problem solving skills.


The firm has an excellent work/life balance and offers excellent career opportunities with continued support to develop a career within the firm.


Salary to £50,000
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Wiltshire Wiltshire

Solicitor, Family £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025485
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
A Family Solicitor is required by a regional private practice with offices throughout the South West. The Family Solicitor will join their Wiltshire Family department under the guidance of a Partner.
 
The firm employs over 50 staff and has enjoyed continued growth based on excellent client service and good quality legal advice. They have adopted flexible and hybrid working as well as enjoying a healthy work/life balance.
 
The successful family solicitor will be required to manage a case load of privately funded family matters such as divorce, separation, financial settlements, pre-nuptials and children law.
 
This is a great opportunity for a family solicitor who is looking to establish their career with an ambitious law firm and working in a challenging and engaging, yet rewarding, environment offering excellent career prospects.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Wiltshire Wiltshire

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025651
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
An established law firm with over 50 employees has a requirement for a Private Client
Lawyer to join their West Wiltshire office as part of a busy Private Client department.
 
The department advise clients on a wide range of matters to include wills, probate, estate administration, tax, trusts, lasting  powers of attorney and inheritance tax.
 
The successful Private Client lawyer will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive and will be required to work upon their own files whilst supporting a more experienced fee earner with their caseload too.
 
Dealing with a wide range of clients and often including good technically challenging work this is an excellent opportunity to further develop a career in Private Client with the support of experienced Partners.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025645
Details:

Private Client Lawyer


An opportunity has arisen in a Salisbury law firm to work with an exciting and progressive wills and probate team in a firm which continues to grow. The Private Client Lawyer will be an enthusiastic and motivated lawyer.
 
The Firm
A successful private practice with a number of offices strategically placed and offering a comprehensive legal service to both business and individual clients.
 
The Role
The Private Client Lawyer role will require managing a case load involving primarily probate as well as administration of estates, drafting wills, powers of attorney, running court of protection cases and tax/trust work.The firm offers flexible work arrangements.
 
The Candidate
The Private Client Lawyer will be a solicitor or legal executive with good experience and in particular a thorough understanding of the law and practice surrounding private client taxation and trusts is absolutely essential. 
Essentially, the Private client Lawyer will be a confident, well-presented, well-organised, friendly and approachable lawyer with excellent communication skills, the ability to supervise junior lawyers,  a proven biller


Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £39k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025458
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
A well established legal practice are continuing to expand their residential property team in their Salisbury office. They have a mix of Solicitors, Legal Executives and Licensed Conveyancers in a healthy and busy department undertaking a range of sales, purchases, lettings, plot sales, new build, equity release and remortgage work.
 
As an experienced Residential Conveyancer the role requires the successful person to be able to provide the best possible service being cost effective, efficient and accurate.
 
Furthermore, you will be required to develop contacts with third parties such as financial advisors, brokers, estate agents, lenders, builders and developers.
 
The role will suit an experienced fee earner, Licensed Conveyancer, Legal Executive or a qualified Solicitor.
 
Salary to £50,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


HR Consultant Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Practice Support, Employment £40k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024381
Details:

HR Consultant
 
A Leeds office of a leading law firm with clients across public and private sectors has a new opportunity for an experienced HR Consultant to join their HR Advisory service.
 
The work will involve disciplinary and grievance investigations, TUPE transfers, restructuring, appeals, sickness and absence.
 
The HR Consultant will have a degree level qualification and/or CIPD.
 
Excellent career prospects with high quality and varied work.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Serious Injury Solicitor Permanent, Bristol Bristol

Solicitor, Personal Injury £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025655
Details:

Serious Injury Solicitor
 
A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Serious Injuries Solicitor to join a leading Personal Injury team working out of the firm's Bristol office. The Serious Injury Solicitor will be responsible for dealing with multi track serious injury cases which are often both technically challenging and complex in nature.
 
The firm has excellent established sources of work and are at the forefront of personal injury in the country.
 
The successful Serious Injury Solicitor will have a solid Personal injury history and will be able to manage a full caseload.
 
Salary Circa £65,000
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Personal Injury Lawyer Permanent, Bristol Bristol

Solicitor, Personal Injury £44k - 63k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025654
Details:

Personal Injury Lawyer
 
A Bristol office of a leading law firm with an office in Bristol have a requirement for an experienced Personal Injury Lawyer. The Personal Injury Lawyer may be a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or experienced Fee Earner to work upon complex claimant Road Traffic Accidents including cyclists, motorcyclists and pedestrians. The work will involve serious injuries including head and brain injury.
 
This claimant Personal Injury Lawyer role requires managing a Multi track caseload and therefore requires someone with significant experience including dealing with all aspects of litigation relating to multi track and head injuries.
 
Salary to £63,000 + flexible benefits, bonus and hybrid working arrangements.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Solicitor Permanent, Milton Keynes Buckinghamshire

Solicitor, Employment £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024061
Details:

Employment Solicitor
 
A very successful law firm has a vacancy for an experienced Employment Solicitor to join their employment team in Milton Keynes.
 
The Firm
An outstanding law firm with offices strategically located throughout the East Midlands. Highly rated by the legal directories across numerous legal disciplines.
 
The Role
The successful employment solicitor will work on a full range of employment matters to include respondent and claimant case, corporate support, employee handbooks/contracts, TUPE, outsourcing and contentious work.
 
The Candidate
 As part of their continuing growth the employment team are looking for an enthusiastic and pro active employment solicitor. Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Cambridgeshire Cambridgeshire

Solicitor, Private Client £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025649
Details:

Private Client Solicitor
 
A Cambridgeshire law firm require a Private Client Solicitor to join one of the largest Private Client teams in the region, containing over 45 staff, this prominent team offer the opportunity to work upon a varied Private Client caseload.
 
The successful Private Client Solicitor will have the opportunity to advise and draft Wills, simple to more complex forms, Probate, Estate Administration, Elderly Client, Care Home Fees, Court ot Protection, LPA's and Deputyships.
 
Ideally, the successful Solicitor will have post qualification experience and will benefit from a hybrid working pattern. The firm have a healthy work/life balance culture. Excellent career prospects.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Contentious Probate Lawyer Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £30k - 68k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025583
Details:

Contentious Probate Lawyer
 
A Bournemouth & Poole law firm requires an experienced Contentious Probate Lawyer to join their dedicated Private Client team to manage a case load of contentious probate files.
 
The Firm
A legal practice law firm providing a full compliment of legal services to clients. The services include Dispute Resolution, Insolvency, Company Commercial, Corporate, Employment, Private Client, Commercial Property, Residential Property and Family Law.
 
The Role
The successful Contentious Probate Lawyer will be required to run a case load of contentious probate files. The Contentious Probate Lawyer will enjoy a healthy level of client contact and it is essential previous contentious probate in private practice experience has been obtained.
 
The Candidate
The firm are looking for a lawyer to specialise in contentious probate. Good academics, communication skills and client management are also required.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Dorset Dorset

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £45k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024694
Details:

Litigation Solicitor
 
A  litigation department of a North Dorset law firm has a new opportunity for a litigation solicitor.
 
The  litigation team require a litigation solicitor who will report to the head of litigation.
 
The Role
The role will encompass a full range of litigation work such as; property litigation, boundary disputes, neighbour disputes, landlord and tenant, employment, contested probate, consumer contracts, defamation, debt and contract disputes.
 
The Candidate
The successful civil litigation solicitor will work pro actively as part of a team and enjoy administrative support. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a very well respected law firm punching above its weight. The successful Solicitor will have at least 5 years' post qualified experience.
 
Salary is dependent upon experience.
              
               
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £50k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024977
Details:

Commercial Litigation Solicitor
 
A new opportunity for a qualified Commercial Litigation Solicitor has arisen within an established and successful private practice within the Bournemouth and Poole area.
 
The team act across all aspects of commercial disputes and will successful solicitor will enjoy the opportunity to work on high value, complex and challenging work assisting Partners as well managing individual cases.
 
The Commercial Litigation department handle cases on behalf of regional and national clients to include matters such as professional negligence, commercial and contract disputes, IT/IP disputes, trademarks, distribution and banking disputes.
 
The Commercial Litigation Solicitor will possess excellent commercial awareness with client management experience and strong communication skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £65,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £40k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025585
Details:

Property Litigation Solicitor
 
A property litigation solicitor is required by a law firm in the Bournemouth and Poole area.
 
The Firm
The property litigation  department deal with all aspects of disputes on behalf of businesses, organisations and individuals. The team work with a number of high net worth clients across East Dorset.
 
The Role
The successful property litigation solicitor will be dealing with a wide range of property and land disputes. As part of a wider litigation group this property litigation team has developed a fantastic reputation assisting landowners, landlords and tenants on matters such as rights of way, boundaries and adverse possession as well as dilapidation claims, lease renewals and forfeiture proceedings.
 
The Candidate
The successful property litigation solicitor will offer a strong academic background and be able to communicate confidently with high net worth clients.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Company Commercial £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025591
Details:

Commercial Solicitor
 
A Bournemouth law firm with an impressive client list including national and international brands require a talented Commercial Solicitor to join their Commercial department. The firm has strategically located office across the south.
 
The Commercial team advise on the full remit of legal issues which affect businesses during their lifecycle including in respect of the following practice areas: Company, limited liability partnership and partnership formations and company secretarial services; Commercial contracts (e.g. supply of goods/services agreements and IT agreements); Corporate governance & regulation (e.g. advice regarding the Companies Act); Banking & finance; corporate transactions (e.g. share/business sales/purchases and investments).
 
This is an excellent Commercial Solicitor offering an opportunity for immediate exposure to high quality work from day one and provides excellent opportunities for career progression.
The ideal candidate will be newly qualified or above and have gained experience in commercial contracts work at either a city or leading regional practice. Candidates should be commercially focussed and pragmatic in their approach.  The ability to work as part of a team and deliver excellent client service is also essential.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Solicitor Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Employment £46k - 68k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025584
Details:

Employment Solicitor
 
A Bournemouth & Poole law firm has an opportunity for a qualified and experienced Employment Solicitor to manage a comprehensive Employment case load.
 
The Firm
This full service law firm, with a long traditional history offering a full service of legal advice to individuals and business clients.
 
The Role
The Employment Solicitor will manage a case load involving a variety of Employment law work for business clients such as whistleblowing, unfair dismissal, TUPE, employment contracts, employee handbooks, disciplinary procedures, and discrimination issues. The role will require participation with marketing and business development whilst being able to run a case load to given financial targets.
 
The Candidate
The Employment Solicitor will be a fully qualified Employment Solicitor with experience in dealing with Employment Law. Previous case management experience will be required together with business development and marketing skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Dorset Dorset

Solicitor, Private Client £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025582
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A new opportunity has arisen for a Private Client Lawyer to join a Private Client department of a North Dorset law firm. A friendly, successful and professional company offering an excellent working environment, Lexcel accredited. As part of further development they have an opportunity for a Private Client Lawyer.
 
The Company
A regional north Dorset law firm with a strong reputation for empowering a positive working and supportive culture whilst remain conscious of their role within local communities.
 
The Role
As part of succession planning the Private Client Lawyer will be a qualified Legal Executive or Solicitor in Private Client Law. Due to the nature of the role future Partnership prospects are very much a reality. The Private Client Lawyer role involves drafting wills, trust administration, estate administration, court of protection and powers of attorney and high net work client work. In addition, supporting the Head of Department in succession planning strategies.
 
The Candidate
Experience in Private Client Law, previous management experience or ambition to manage would be highly beneficial. Proven billing history, ability to business develop and network. Strong communication skills and technically skilled lawyer.
 
Additional information
Full time, 5 days per week, competitive salary dependent upon experience. The Private Client Lawyer role is commutable from Salisbury, Yeovil, Sherborne, Warminster and Blandford.   
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Dorset Dorset

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025634
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A private client lawyer is required by a law firm in South Dorset to join their growing Private Client department.
 
This is an excellent opportunity to join an established law firm with a flexible approach attracting many talented lawyers. The firm offers hybrid working, enabling the successful candidate to work from home, up to 4 days per week with 1 day in the office.
 
As a Private Client Lawyer you will have experience that encompasses all areas of tax and estate planning, estate administration, Inheritance Tax, Capital Gains Tax and Income Tax, Deeds of Variation, Deputyships, Declarations of Trust, Wills and LPAs.  
 
The successful Private Client Lawyer will have a strong academic background and possess excellent organisational and time management skills with an ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced Private Client department.  
 
This role offers an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Private Client Lawyer wishing to progress their career with an innovative firm.
 
The Private Client Lawyer will have a wealth of experience and will be either a qualified Solicitor or a Legal Executive.
 
Salary to £60,000.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Agricultural Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Agricultural Property £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025452
Details:

Agricultural Solicitor
 
A Southampton, Hampshire law firm has a requirement for an experienced Agricultural Solicitor to join their Property team. This team specialises in Commercial and Agricultural Property matters to included sales, purchases, leaseholds, planning and change of use, Development and construction agreements.
 
The ideal candidate will have Agricultural and/or Commercial Property experience with the capability to manage a caseload, under supervision (dependent upon experience). The role is due to further expansion with in the team and offers good long term career prospects.
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024793
Details:


Litigation Solicitor
 
This is an outstanding opportunity to join a very well established and successful private practice in the delightful New Forest, West Hampshire for an experienced Litigation Solicitor.
 
The Firm
A private practice providing legal services to individuals and businesses in Hampshire with an experienced management team and employing some very talented lawyers across legal disciplines.
 
The Role
The successful Litigation Lawyer will work closely with a senior partner managing a case load of mixed litigation files including property disputes, boundary disputes, dilapidations, landlord & tenant disputes, building disputes, professional negligence claims and civil litigation.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Litigation Solicitor or Legal Executive with a passion of contentious work, good knowledge of Civil Procedure Rules
 
Salary £25,000 to £35,000 dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £30k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025627
Details:


Litigation Lawyer
 
A Litigation Lawyer with good Civil Procedure Rules experience is required by a very well established, successful and busy private practice legal firm to work within their Litigation department.
 
The firm located within the New Forest Park and have good commuting links to both Southampton and Bournemouth.
 
The Role
The successful Litigation Lawyer will work closely with a senior partner managing a case load of mixed commercial and civil litigation files including property disputes, boundary disputes, dilapidations, landlord & tenant disputes, building disputes and professional negligence claims.
 
The successful Lawyer will be qualified as a Solicitor, Legal Executive or experienced Fee Earner with a passion of contentious work, good knowledge of Civil Procedure Rules.
 
Working as part of a team whilst also managing your own caseload of files there is plenty support and opportunity to work upon varied, interesting and good quality work.
 
Salary £30,000 to £65,000 dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Civil Litigation Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025599
Details:

Civil Litigation Lawyer
 
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Litigation Lawyer to join a firm with a very strong work/life balance and offer hybrid working . They are situated along the South Coast in Hampshire and attract a loyal, expanding client base and due to further expansion of their Civil Litigation team require another Civil Litigation Lawyer.
 
The Civil Litigation Lawyer may be a Solicitor or Legal Executive with experience of running a caseload including good knowledge of Civil Procedure Rules, fast track and multi-track. The work on offer is varied to include matters such as breach of contract, property disputes, boundary disputes, contentious probate, repossessions, leashold litigation, product litigation, debt recovery and insolvency.
 
There's excellent career prospects and genuine prospects to carve a very successful career within the firm.
 
The role would suit anyone residing in areas such as Southampton, Hythe, Beaulieu, Fawley, Brockenhurst, Lymington, New Milton, Bransgore, Christchurch, Ringwood and Bournemouth or someone looking to maintain a balance between quality work and a work life balance.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Clinical Negligence Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £40k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025483
Details:

Clinical Negligence Lawyer
 
A Clinical Negligence Lawyer who may be either a qualified Solicitor and Legal Executive is required by a Clinical Negligence department of a Hampshire law firm.
 
The Firm
A successful law firm with year on year growth attributed to shrewd organic growth. Creating excellent opportunities for ambitious lawyers within the firm. Fully accredited across multiple departments.
 
The Role
The opportunity is with a well respected clinical negligence team dealing with all aspects of clinical negligence. Ideally, the successful Clinical Negligence lawyer will have gained experience working as part of a clinical negligence or personal injury team. The workload is interesting and varied with responsibility for managing a case load including all aspects of medical, dental and clinical injuries.
 
Requirements
Qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with strong personal injury and/or medical negligence experience
Ability to run a case load from instruction through to and including negotiating settlement.
 
Salary depednent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025035
Details:


Litigation Solicitor
 
This is an outstanding opportunity to join a very well established and successful private practice in the delightful New Forest, West Hampshire for an experienced Litigation Solicitor.
 
The Firm
A private practice providing legal services to individuals and businesses in Hampshire with an experienced management team and employing some very talented lawyers across legal disciplines.
 
The Role
The successful Litigation Lawyer will work closely with a senior partner managing a case load of mixed litigation files including property disputes, boundary disputes, dilapidations, landlord & tenant disputes, building disputes, professional negligence claims and civil litigation.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Litigation Solicitor or Legal Executive with a passion of contentious work, good knowledge of Civil Procedure Rules
 
Salary £25,000 to £35,000 dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Litigation Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £50k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024436
Details:


Senior Litigation Lawyer
 
This is an outstanding opportunity to join a very well established and successful private practice in the delightful New Forest, West Hampshire for an experienced Senior Litigation Lawyer.
 
The Firm
A private practice providing legal services to individuals and businesses in Hampshire with an experienced management team and employing some very talented lawyers across legal disciplines.
 
The Role
The successful Senior Litigation Lawyer will work closely with a senior partner managing a case load of mixed litigation files including property disputes, boundary disputes, dilapidations, landlord & tenant disputes, building disputes, professional negligence claims and civil litigation. the role is part of succession planning
 
The Candidate
A qualified Senior Litigation Lawyer will have a passion of contentious work having a solid background in contentious law.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025484
Details:

Litigation Solicitor
 
A litigation department within an West Hampshire law firm require a Litigation Solicitor to manage a mixed case load of commercial and civil files.
 
The Firm
A multi office practice with excellent links with the local community and an impressive growth history during the past 20 years. The firm have recruitment many talented lawyers across disciplines but they are recognised in the legal directories for their legal knowledge and experience.
 
The Role
The successful Litigation Solicitor will manage a full case load of commercial and civil disputes such as commercial disagreements, partnership disputes, contentious probate property litigation and consumer disputes. The role will require undertaking advocacy at Court.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with at least 2 years PQE in commercial or civil litigation matters. A confident advocate with strong Civil Procedure Rules knowledge.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025600
Details:


Litigation Solicitor
 
This is an outstanding opportunity to join a very well established and successful private practice in the delightful New Forest, West Hampshire for an experienced Litigation Solicitor.
 
The Firm
A private practice providing legal services to individuals and businesses in Hampshire with an experienced management team and employing some very talented lawyers across legal disciplines.
 
The Role
The successful Litigation Lawyer will work closely with a senior partner managing a case load of mixed litigation files including property disputes, boundary disputes, dilapidations, landlord & tenant disputes, building disputes, professional negligence claims and civil litigation.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Litigation Solicitor or Legal Executive with a passion of contentious work, good knowledge of Civil Procedure Rules
 
Salary £25,000 to £35,000 dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025636
Details:

Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A Southampton office of a leading law firm has an opportunity for an experienced Commercial Property Solicitor to work closely with Partners on a high quality and diverse case load providing an opportunity to work across sectors in all aspect of Commercial Property law. Clients include SME's, regional, national businesses as well as local government and public sector clients.
 
The Commercial Property Solicitor will advise up sales, purchases, landlord and tenant, warranties, securities and development option agreements.
 
The firm has an excellent reputation for providing a healthy work/life balance and offers hybrid working arrangements.
 
The successful commercial property solicitor will possess at least 3 years PQE and have strong contract drafting experience including technical strengths across landlord and tenant and leases.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025037
Details:

Commercial Property Lawyer
 
A Commercial Property Lawyer is required to join a commercial property team in Hampshire.
 
The Firm
A private practice with a traditional heritage for supplying high street legal services to clients in Hampshire and Dorset.
 
The Role
The successful commercial property lawyer will join an established commercial property team acting upon a  wide range of local, regional and some national clients dealing with all aspects of commercial property law to include sales, purchases, landlord, tenant, development and leases.  Excellent training and career advancement prospects.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with previous Commercial Property experience. Experience will include business development and contribution to marketing. Good client management skills combined with a confident and commercial approach.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Fareham Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £40k - 58k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025570
Details:

Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A well established law firm with offices in Fareham Hampshire require a Commercial Property Solicitor to join their busy Commercial Property team.
 
The Firm
A successful law firm with strong roots and a long history in providing affordable and effective legal advice to clients based in wiltshire. The Commercial department incorporates an established Commercial Property team acting for clients on all aspects Property such as business and asset disposal, landlord and tenant and leases.
 
The Role
As a Commercial Property Lawyer, you will assist on a wide range of Commercial Property transactions including landlord and tenant, leases and investment properties whilst running a case load of commercial property transactions. The work will also include agricultural property and land.
 
The Candidate
This role would suit either a Commercial Property Solicitor or Legal Executive.
This is a great opportunity for a Commercial Property Lawyer to progress their career with a firm offering high quality work.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024901
Details:

Commercial Property Lawyer
 
A Commercial Property Lawyer is required to join a commercial property team in Hampshire.
 
The Firm
A private practice with a traditional heritage for supplying high street legal services to clients in Hampshire and Dorset.
 
The Role
The successful commercial property lawyer will join an established commercial property team acting upon a  wide range of local, regional and some national clients dealing with all aspects of commercial property law to include sales, purchases, landlord, tenant, development and leases.  Excellent training and career advancement prospects.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with previous Commercial Property experience. Experience will include business development and contribution to marketing. Good client management skills combined with a confident and commercial approach.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025597
Details:

Commercial Property Lawyer
 
A Commercial Property Lawyer is required to join a commercial property team in Hampshire.
 
The Firm
A private practice with a traditional heritage for supplying high street legal services to clients in Hampshire and Dorset.
 
The Role
The successful commercial property lawyer will join an established commercial property team acting upon a  wide range of local, regional and some national clients dealing with all aspects of commercial property law to include sales, purchases, landlord, tenant, development and leases.  Excellent training and career advancement prospects.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with previous Commercial Property experience. Experience will include business development and contribution to marketing. Good client management skills combined with a confident and commercial approach.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £42k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025453
Details:

Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A Southampton office of a private practice law firm with a good reputation for their quality personal legal service to clients require a talented, commercially minded and motivated Commercial Property Solicitor having recently or about to qualify .
 
The successful Commercial Property Solicitor will join a dedicated firm offering varied work dealing with sales, purchases, leases, secured lending, development, acquisition and disposals.
 
The successful commercial property solicitor gained experience in commercial property whilst training or post qualification in practice.  There will be plenty of opportunity to develop a career with the necessary support and guidance provided to achieve such ambitions.
 
Salary from £42000.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £40k - 63k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025455
Details:

Commercial Solicitor
 
A Southampton private practice requires an experienced commercial solicitor to prepare legal contracts and advise on business structures with associated protection from risks, corporate finance and M&A within an existing commercial department.
 
The role reports to a Partner and requires you to manage a mixed commercial and corporate caseload involving a wide range of matters such as terms and conditions, commercial agreements, business sale and purchase, joint ventures and distribution agreements.
 
The successful commercial solicitor will have worked upon commercial work and offer excellent drafting skills, commercial awareness and business development.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £48k - 68k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025474
Details:

Company & Commercial  Solicitor
 
An experienced Company & Commercial Solicitor, with at least 2 years' PQE  commercial law experience, is required by a North Hampshire law firm to work as part of a formidable team  in their commercial department.
 
The Firm
A legal practice with a long history as a traditional law firm providing a full compliment of legal services to clients along the M3 and M4 corridor. The services include Dispute Resolution, Insolvency, Company Commercial, Corporate, Employment, Private Client, Commercial Property, Residential Property and Family Law.
 
The Role
The Company & Commercial Solicitor will be responsible for a varied caseload including advising upon business start ups, company structures, formations, compliance & governance, buy ins and buy outs, mergers, joint ventures, franchise agreements, mergers and acquisitions, disposal, share agreements and terms of business.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Company & Commercial Solicitor with at least 2 years' PQE in Company and Commercial Law, capable of running a caseload with minimal supervision.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Barrister Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £50k - 66k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025257
Details:

Barrister
 
A Barrister is required to join one of the country's largest specialist Professional Discipline department's operating across the country. This requirement is for a Barrister to join their Hampshire office whilst hybrid and flexible working apply.
 
The team employ highly talented, like minded individuals working on a range of Professional Discipline cases where it's alleged registrants professional performance is impaired for various reasons.
 
The firm act for a number of clients providing interesting, varied and often challenging work.
 
Whilst providing excellent support combined with a healthy view for a work life balance the law firm have been recognised for these accomplishments.
 
Responsible for prosecuting at hearings, tribunal and appeals in High Court.
 
Strong academics - 2:1 degree or above
Self motivated
Commercially minded
Team player
 
Salary - £50,000 to £66,000 + pension, flexible benefits (trade off/sell/buy holiday etc), bonus, hybrid and flexible working

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Barrister/Solicitor Advocate Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £50k - 66k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025596
Details:

Barrister/Solicitor Advocate
 
A Barrister/Solicitor Advocate is required to join one of the country's largest specialist Professional Discipline department's operating across the country. This requirement is for a Barrister to join their Hampshire office whilst hybrid and flexible working apply.
 
The team employ highly talented, like minded individuals working on a range of Professional Discipline cases where it's alleged registrants professional performance is impaired for various reasons.
 
The firm act for a number of clients providing interesting, varied and often challenging work.
 
Whilst providing excellent support combined with a healthy view for a work life balance the law firm have been recognised for these accomplishments.
 
Responsible for prosecuting at hearings, tribunal and appeals in High Court.
 
Strong academics - 2:1 degree or above
Self motivated
Commercially minded
Team player
 
Salary - £50,000 to £66,000 + pension, flexible benefits (trade off/sell/buy holiday etc), bonus, hybrid and flexible working

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Construction Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Construction £50k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024394
Details:

Construction Solicitor
 
This is a truly outstanding opportunity for a Construction Solicitor to work in a team dealing with very high quality work for national and regional clients, public and private sector, across sectors such as Energy and Health. Based in Hampshire, this is an excellent career opportunity with a fantastic work life balance.
 
The Firm
A leading firm employing very highly talented lawyers across many sectors. The firm recognises the importance of employee welfare and have adopted flexible working arrangements, benefits and encourage a healthy work life balance whilst providing excellent career prospects.
 
The Role
The Construction Solicitor role will be part of a team dealing with all aspects of non contentious construction work involving JCT forms of contract relating to multi million pound developments and some of the largest projects in the UK.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with a positive attitude, good academic record, able to business develop with clients and possessing good construction experience of at least 3 years' PQE.
Salary to £65,000 + bonus and flexible benefits package (including private health care, pension).

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Employment £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024900
Details:

Employment Lawyer
 
A private practice, in Hampshire, with an excellent client base across the South Coast have a requirement for an Employment lawyer.
 
The Role
 
The successful Employment Lawyer will undertake a diverse case load incorporating contentious and non-contentious work for employer clients. The work will providing advice and support to regional and owner managed businesses in relation to contentious and non-contentious employment law including HR support, contracts of employment, disciplinary, grievance procedure, redundancy and employee handbook.
 
The Candidate
 
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive and a background in Employment law.
 
Salary to £65,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Employment £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025036
Details:

Employment Lawyer
 
A private practice, in Hampshire, with an excellent client base across the South Coast have a requirement for an Employment lawyer.
 
The Role
 
The successful Employment Lawyer will undertake a diverse case load incorporating contentious and non-contentious work for employer clients. The work will providing advice and support to regional and owner managed businesses in relation to contentious and non-contentious employment law including HR support, contracts of employment, disciplinary, grievance procedure, redundancy and employee handbook.
 
The Candidate
 
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive and a background in Employment law.
 
Salary to £65,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Employment £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025598
Details:

Employment Lawyer
 
A private practice, in Hampshire, with an excellent client base across the South Coast have a requirement for an Employment lawyer.
 
The Role
 
The successful Employment Lawyer will undertake a diverse case load incorporating contentious and non-contentious work for employer clients. The work will providing advice and support to regional and owner managed businesses in relation to contentious and non-contentious employment law including HR support, contracts of employment, disciplinary, grievance procedure, redundancy and employee handbook.
 
The Candidate
 
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive and a background in Employment law.
 
Salary to £65,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Head of Family Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024808
Details:

Head of Family
 
A Head of Family is required to take responsibility for an established Family caseload  within a Portsmouth law firm.
 
The Head of Family will be responsible for a full privately funded caseload dealing with divorce, separation, children law, cohabitation and financial settlements. In addition, the role will include developing the Family department.
 
The successful person will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with experience of running a caseload from instruction through to settlement or conclusion, possessing excellent communication , client management and business development skills.
 
The role will require working with the Managing Partner to delivery strategy and development of the department.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025431
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
A private practice law firm requires a family solicitor with at least 2 years experience in handling privately funded family matters in their North Hampshire office
 
The Firm
A private practice based with offices in North Hampshire employing Partners and Solicitors across a wide number of legal disciplines. The department employs a vast amount of experience enabling them to advise clients upon such work as divorce, matrimonial law, separation, private child care and ancillary relief.
 
The Role
The successful family solicitor will report to the head of the family department yet will have autonomy over their own case load of family files. The family team cover a wide range of family matters to include all privately funded work involving cohabitation agreements, pre nuptial and post nuptial agreements, separation agreements, divorce, financial settlements, civil partnerships and children matters.
 
The Candidate
A qualified family solicitor with at least 2 years experience. High motivated, commercially orientated and keen to further a career in family law with the support of an excellent and experienced family team.
Essentially, the successful family solicitor will have consistently managed a full privately funded family case load.
 
Salary dependent on experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £42k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025593
Details:

Family Lawyer
 
A Family Lawyer with approximately 3 years is required by a leading family Team dealing with a range of client including high net worth clients from their Hampshire based Family Team. The office is commutable from Southampton, Romsey, Winchester, Eastleigh, Basingstoke and Fareham.
 
The Firm
A Partner led family department employing some of the region's most talented lawyers forming part of a wider and successful law firm providing a variety of legal services to clients.
 
The  Role
This Family solicitor will enable a highly motivated and ambitious Family Solicitor with a strong pedigree of family training from a leading law firm to progress under the guidance of the Family Partners.
Working under the Partners and dealing with all aspects of privately funded Family Law work to include Divorce, Separation, Co-habitation, Pre-nuptial Agreement, Ancillary Relief and Financial Settlements involving shares, property, businesses, land and pensions.
 
The Candidate
The Family Solicitor will have their own legal secretary and support of the marketing team when developing business.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 58k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025609
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A regional law firm with an office in Southampton require and experienced Private Client Lawyer to join their Private Client department to undertake a varied caseload.
 
The successful Private Client Lawyer may be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with the ability to run cases from start to finish involving drafting and advising upon Wills in all forms from simple to more complex types, probate estate administration and LPA's.
 
They are looking for someone with good empathy, strong technical skills and excellent client management skills including communication and time management.
 
The department is Partner led and their are genuine career opportunities for the right person.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Court of Protection Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Private Client £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025637
Details:

Court of Protection Solicitor
 
A Private client team in a private practice based in Southampton require a Court of Protection Solicitor as part of a busy and successful Private Client team.
 
The role will require managing a caseload of Court of Protection, Lasting Power of Attorney, Enduring Power of Attorney and Deputyship matters. The role will be acting for individuals, for whatever reason, with the lack of mental capacity to manage their own affairs. There will be able contact with clients and client representatives such as family members, accountants, Independent financial advisors.
 
The successful Court of Protection Solicitor will have previous experience within an established private client role and enjoy developing relationships and providing the best client care possible.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Fareham Hampshire

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 63k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025457
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A Southampton, Hampshire law firm is seeking an experienced private client legal lawyer in a full time role supporting private client fee earners with a range of tasks. The role is commutable from Fareham, Whiteley, Portsmouth and Gosport.
 
The Firm
A Hampshire based law firm employing a number of highly talented and motivated partners across many legal disciplines. The Private Client team has some very talented lawyers with an excellent reputation for delivering quality legal advice.
 
The Role
The private client legal lawyer may be a qualified Solicitor of a Legal Executive working upon a diverse private client caseload from start to finish. The work will involve taking instructions for the drafting of wills, advising upon will forms from simple form to more complex types,  probate, court of protection, lasting powers of attorney and inheritance tax.
 
The Candidate
The private client lawyer will have excellent interpersonal skills and gain job satisfaction from providing the highest standard of client service.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Property Conveyancer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025611
Details:

Residential Property Conveyancer
 
A North Hampshire law firm has a new opportunity for an experienced Residential Property Conveyancer to join their Residential Property department working closely with Property Development including developers and house builders.
 
The work involves handling sales, purchase, new build, part exchange and plot sales. This is a busy department and will suit someone with previous experience in dealing with Residential property transactions as a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Licensed Conveyancer.
 
There will plenty of client contact and the role requires good time management, communication and organisational skills.
 
There will be excellent career prospects for the right candidate.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Canterbury Kent

Solicitor, Private Client £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025588
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A Private Client team of a regional law firm with offices in Canterbury, Kent require an additional Private Client Lawyer to manage a full caseload of varied private client work.
 
The Firm
A regional private practice with extensive history in the South East providing a wide range of legal services to businesses and individuals. The firm has many individuals recognised by legal directories. A long established practice that has developed a healthy and loyal client base.
 
The Role
The successful Private Client Lawyer will be working in a dedicated driven team of Private Client Lawyers. Day to day management of a caseload including advising and drafting all forms of wills, probate, estate administration, estate planning, inheritance tax, Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection and Trusts.
 
 
The Candidate
The Private Client Lawyer will be either a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive and will be required to have good IT skills to be able to utilise an integrated case management system.
 
 
Salary dependent on experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Social Housing Solicitor Permanent, Lancashire Lancashire

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £40k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024603
Details:

Social Housing Solicitor
 
One of the countries leading Housing Management firms has a requirement for a Social Housing Solicitor to join a team of 15 working on behalf of Housing provider clients.
 
The Social Housing Solicitor will have previous experience dealing with Housing Associations and will be required to deal with Anti Social Behaviour, Possession Claims, Dilapidations and Injunctions.
 
The role will be hybrid with a need to attend the Lancashire office once or twice a week depending upon Court attendance.
 
The successful candidate will be a qualified Solicitor with the enthusiasm and drive to succeed in a progressive, forward thinking and very successful law firm providing a supportive, welcoming and friendly culture.
 
Salary dependent upon experience, bonus, flexible benefits, flexible hours, hybrid working.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Social Housing Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Manchester Manchester

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £50k - 58k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025615
Details:

Social Housing Litigation Solicitor
 
A leading law firm with a 30 strong Housing Team acting on behalf of local authorities and housing associations carrying out a full range of work require a Social Housing Litigation Solicitor in their Manchester office.
 
This is a very exciting opportunity for a Social Housing Litigation Solicitor who can work closely with clients, provide first class practical advice and who is technically proficient in housing management work.
 
Prior experience in running a high quality litigation caseload, anti-social behaviour, residential possession claims, civil injunctions and housing disrepair will be highly regarded.
 
The role will involve responsibility for your own caseload, with some support available from Paralegals as well as working closely with the Partners and other Lawyers. For those of you who have an interest in growing business from existing clients as well as targeting and attracting new clients there could also be an opportunity to develop this.
 
Lots of opportunity to work upon a balanced caseload.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Data Breach Solicitor Permanent, Manchester Manchester

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £50k - 63k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025324
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Data Breach Solicitor
 
A Manchester law firm has an opportunity for an experienced Data Breach Solicitor. This is a specialist role within a wide team and will offer the opportunity to work on a wide range of Information Law matters.
 
The work will incorporate data access response, data breaches, incident management, ICO investigations, supporting HR investigations, drafting information governance and handling contentious data protection cases.
 
As a qualified Solicitor with good Data Protection experience this role is a hybrid role. Excellent diverse and good quality work within a successful law firm.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Agricultral Solicitor Permanent, Northamptonshire Northamptonshire

Solicitor, Agricultural Property £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025379
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Agricultural Solicitor
 
A new opportunity for a Agricultural Solicitor  has arisen within a busy Agricultural Department of a Northamptonshire law firm.
 
The Firm
Recognised by legal directories as a market leader employing some very highly skilled and talented lawyers. A proactive firm with a strong foothold in the East Midlands legal market and with an enviable reputation for quality work. Employees enjoy an excellent working environment, support and provide opportunities to develop careers.
 
The Role
The Agricultural Solicitor will work on a varied, interesting and often challenging case load of Agricultural law matters involving the sale and purchase of farms, outbuildings, land as well as dealing with change of use, sporting rights and rights of way.
 
The Candidate
Preferably agricultural experience is preferred.
Previous Commercial Property or an interest in Agricultural work
Qualified as a Solicitor
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Northampton Northamptonshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025590
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Commercial Litigation Solicitor
 
A Commercial Litigation Solicitor is required by a law firm in their Northampton office to work in a busy Litigation team.
 
The Firm
This regional practice has an excellent reputation throughout the East Midlands for providing cost effective quality legal advice. The Litigation team deal with all aspects of Commercial Litigation including commercial and contract disputes, Director and Partnership disputes, building and construction disputes, debt recovery and consumer disputes.
 
The Role
A Commercial Litigation Solicitor with excellent post qualification experience within Commercial Disputes gained from a reputable  private practise to manage a full case load of Commercial Litigation  dealing with a broad range of commercial matters such as contract disputes, consumer disputes, property litigation, shareholder and partnership disputes. Salary dependent upon experience.
 
 
The Candidate
 
Qualified as a Solicitor with good client management, business development and a positive billing history and progressive career ambitions.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Lawyer Permanent, Northampton Northamptonshire

Solicitor, Employment £40k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025638
Details:

Employment Lawyer
 
A regional practice with a strong foothold in the East Midlands employing lawyers skilled across many legal disciplines and offices require an Employment Lawyer for their Northamptonshire office.
 
The Company
Recognised by legal commentators in various directories for their legal advice in a wide area of law. The firm provides support and advice to clients on a regional and national basis in both personal and business law.
 
The Role
The successful Employment Lawyer will enjoy managing a caseload involving a diverse contentious and non-contentious work on behalf of SME,s, regional and national companies, organisations, privately owned, publicly owned and owner managed companies acting for both employer and employee.  
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive a background in Employment law. Must possess excellent technical and client care skills. Be a team player and able to manage a full case load.
 
Salary to £60,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Northamptonshire Northamptonshire

Solicitor, Private Client £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025639
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Private Client Lawyer
 
A lea firm in Northamptonshire has a requirement for a  2+ years' PQE Private Client Lawyer to work autonomously within a Private client department recognised by legal directories for their legal service provided to clients.
 
The Firm
A multi office, well established, private practice employing in excess of 40 staff and providing legal services across disciplines to private and commercial clients.  
 
The Role
The Private Client Lawyer will report to a Partner, although will be required to work autonomously without supervision handling a comprehensive case load. The Private Client work will involve drafting of wills from simple form to more complex wills, dealing with probate, managing complex estate administrations, advising and drafting Lasting Powers of Attorney, advising clients on inheritance tax planning. Business development and contributing to the development of the department will be required through participation in marketing, networking and utilising commercial awareness.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 4 + years' PQE in managing a private client case load. A proven track record in billing and achieving given financial targets.
 
Salary to £60,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Oxfordshire Oxfordshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £50k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025566
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Litigation Solicitor
 
A law firm in Oxfordshire has an immediate requirement, as part of continued growth, for an experienced Litigation Solicitor to work on a mixed caseload of commercial and civil matters.
 
The firm's litigation department employs a number of talented Solicitors working under a Partner and providing a competent and comprehensive service to corporate and individual clients. The team work on a range of disputes such as commercial agreements, property disputes, debt recovery, professional negligence and contentious probate.
 
The successful Litigation Solicitor will participate in undertaking advocacy at hearings and in Court. It's anticipated that the incumbent will have good previous litigation experience and knowledge of Civil Procedure Rules and court processes.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Lawyer Permanent, Banbury Oxfordshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £40k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024389
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Litigation Lawyer
 
A Litigation Lawyer with at least 3 years' post qualification experience is required by a law firm in Banbury to undertake a mixed commercial and civil disputes case load.


The Firm


A very well run and exceptionally successful private practice law firm offering comprehensive legal services to clients throughout the Thames Valley. The firm adopts a friendly, flexible approach who are both progressive and forward thinking offering a good work/life balance.


The Role
 
The successful applicant will run a mixed Commercial and Civil Litigation case load including Alternative Dispute Resolution. The role will involve responsibility for a small Litigation team with minimal supervision whilst participating in the growth of the department. the work will involve matters such as property litigation, breach of contract, company/ commercial, construction, insolvency and commercial debt recovery disputes.
 
The Candidate
 
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 3 years' PQE in Commercial and Civil Litigation. Excellent organisational skills and a keen eye for detail; Have a commercial and creative mindset; Display a proven ability of working to deadlines; Have excellent verbal and written communication skills and display the ability to form a good working rapport with clients and third parties;  Demonstrate good strategic and negotiation skills, together with resourcefulness and exemplary drafting ability; Play an integral role in a busy team which deals with a varied and wide range of commercial and civil disputes on behalf of both businesses and individuals.
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Banbury Oxfordshire

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024384
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Private Client Lawyer


A law firm in Banbury requires a private client lawyer to work within their expanding private client team.
The Firm
A very well run and exceptionally successful private practice law firm offering comprehensive legal services to clients throughout the Thames Valley.


The Role
 
The successful private client lawyer will provide  work in a department of  fee earners to run a case load including wills, probate, tax and trusts, court of protection, estate administration and inheritance tax.
 
 
The Candidate
A Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive from NQ level upwards.  
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Solicitor Permanent, Somerset Somerset

Solicitor, Employment £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025635
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Employment Solicitor
 
A contentious and non contentious employment solicitor is required by an employment department in a Somerset law firm.
 
The Firm
A successful law firm with a long history of providing legal services. The firm offer legal advices to a multitude of businesses and individuals across the legal spectrum. The firm has an excellent reputation for focusing upon client management.
 
The Role
The Employment Solicitor will work as part of a department dealing with both contentious and non contentious employment matters. The successful employment solicitor will be responsible for a full case load of files including advising upon dismissal, redundancy, restructuring, employee contracts, outsourcing and employment tribunals.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Employment Solicitor will have gained experience in private practice managing a  case load including claimant and respondent employment issues. Strong communicator, experience of business development and must have a consistent billing history.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Surrey Surrey

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £53k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025475
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Property Litigation Solicitor
 
This is a fantastic opportunity for a property litigation solicitor to join a law firm in their Surrey office.
 
The Firm
A private practice law firm with excellent regional coverage providing legal services to both businesses and individuals across the legal spectrum. They employ many talented an loyal lawyers with an excellent reputation for providing a quality service.
 
The Role
This property litigation solicitor role will offer the successful property litigation solicitor the opportunity to continue dealing with high quality work and excellent long term career prospects. Dealing with all aspect of property ligation including dilapidations, boundary disputes and lease extensions.
 
The Candidate
The property litigation department are looking for a property litigation solicitor who can demonstrate good property litigation and dispute resolution experience with strong Court process experience and current practice experience.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Contentious Probate Solicitor Permanent, Surrey Surrey

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £48k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024639
Details:

Contentious Probate Lawyer
 
A contentious Probate Lawyer is required by a specialist litigation team employing some leading lawyers in Surrey.
 
The Firm
 
A private practice with a long history, established decades ago, with strong community links and investors in charitable organisations locally. The practice provides legal services ton clients relating to businesses and private individuals. A friendly, professional working environment with excellent support and development provided.
 
The Role
 
Due to expansion a new opportunity for a contentious probate solicitor to work in a dedicated team. The successful contentious probate lawyer will manage a case load of contentious wills, probate and trusts disputes involving  various complexities.
 
The Candidate
 
A proven litigator with private client dispute experience, ideally at least 2 year's post qualification experience with good knowledge of court litigation processes, excellent communication skills and must be qualified as a solicitor or legal executive. Previous contentious probate experience will be required.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Guildford Surrey

Solicitor, Private Client £48k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024640
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Private Client Lawyer
 
A law firm in Guildford, Surrey require a Private Client Lawyer to join their busy Private Client Team delivering a comprehensive legal service to clients throughout the Surrey area.
 
The Firm
Employing over 50 staff this full service law firm as built a reputation for delivering quality legal advice with first class client management skills often working closely with high net worth clients.
 
The Role
The Private Client Lawyer role will be to manage a case load of mixed private client matters such as wills, probate, estate administration, inheritance tax planning, power of attorney and estate planning. The team all participate in business development and focus on client service.
 
The Candidate
A minimum 4 year's PQE in Private Client law.
Qualified as a Solicitor, Legal Executive or very experienced private client fee earner.
STEP or working towards STEP would be beneficial but not essential
Strong communication and client care skills are essential.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Surrey Surrey

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025606
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Residential Conveyancer
 
A North Hampshire law firm has a requirement for an experienced Residential Conveyancer to manage a stand alone caseload of sales and purchase of residential properties.
 
The role will enable a significant level of autonomy whilst reporting to the Managing Partner. The successful Residential Conveyancer will have at least 5 years PQE as either a Solicitor, Legal Executive or Licensed Conveyancer.
 
There will be ample support including secretarial support with the opportunity.
 
The successful Residential Conveyancer will be based at their offices in North Hampshire on a full time basis and would suit someone residing in Aldershot, Farnham, Fleet, Guildford, Hook, Odiham or Hartley Wintney.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Litigation Lawyer Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £55k - 63k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024550
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Property Litigation Lawyer
 
A Birmingham office of a national law firm has an exciting opportunity for a Property Litigation Lawyer from NQ to 5 years PQE to join their dedicated team of specialist Property Litigation Lawyers.
 
The work will also involve the opportunity to undertake partnership disputes.
 
Working as part of a wider division of 60 plus lawyers the dedicated Litigation specialists sit in a team of 8.
 
The Role
As members of the EM Law share Panel firm attracts a range of property litigation cases across sectors including public and private.The role will enable flexible and agile working and a number of days home working per week.
 
 
The Candidate
A qualified and experienced Litigation or Property Litigation Solicitor from NQ to 5 years' PQE  and possessing excellent legal skills, a team player, ambitious and commercially minded.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Housing Management Litigation Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £50k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025617
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Housing Management Lawyer
 
A leading national law firm, has an new opportunity for a Housing Management Lawyer to join their firm, recognised as a "best company to work for", offering remote/hybrid and flexible working for their employees.Their will be a need to visit the Birmingham office.
 
The Housing Management Associate Lawyer will have a proven background in managing a litigated Housing caseload involving possession claims, dilapidations, anti social behaviour and injunctions.
 
The successful candidate will be a qualified Solicitor with the enthusiasm and drive to succeed in a progressive, forward thinking and very successful law firm providing a supportive, welcoming and friendly culture.
 
Salary from £50,000
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Compliance & Quality Manager Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Practice Support, Compliance/Regulatory £55k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024557
Details:

Compliance & Quality Manager
 
A large forward thinking law firm with an excellent work/life balance culture require a Compliance & Quality Manager. The firm offer hybrid and flexible working hours.
 
The role will be responsible for a team of seven and will require someone with excellent project & change management and professional indemnity experience. It provides exposure to complex compliance matters, quality management systems, reviewing of contracts, monitoring and reporting upon risk, managing the team on day to day issues, supporting the business via Partners and Legal Directors, managing policies and procedures. The handling of indemnity claims experience is essential.
 
The role will suit a Solicitor or Legal Executive seeking a move into compliance or an experienced Legal Compliance Manager.
 
Salarydepending upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Associate Employment Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Employment £48k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024916
Details:

Employment Associate Solicitor
 
A UK nationwide law firm with an excellent work/life balance require an Associate Employment solicitor to join their Birmingham Employment team acting upon UK wide good quality work.
 
The Employment department provides legal advice and training on the full range of employment law issues, supporting clients from board level to generalist HR practitioners, and has a reputation for handling the most sensitive and high-profile employment law cases. This is a great opportunity to work for a growing team within a Top 100 law firm that prides itself on being able to offer top quality work, excellent career prospects and a healthy work life balance in a supportive working environment.
 
The role will involve working on a range of contentious and non-contentious matters including general employment advisory work, the handling of employment tribunal claims, EDI, whistleblowing, advising on reorganisation and redundancy issues and the application of healthcare legislation to routine employment law scenarios.
 
The candidate should have experience of employment litigation, good client handling skills and be able to work well with other team members.
 
Salary dependent upon experience £48,000 to £60,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Pensions Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Employment £50k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024584
Details:

Pensions Solicitor


The Employment and Pensions division comprises over 60 fee earners and, as the UK's leading supplier of employment law services to employers in the health and social care sectors, carries out work for around 200 NHS and private healthcare bodies throughout the UK, alongside clients in all our other major sectors. 


The role would involve working alongside an established and experienced pensions partner and associate as part of a team which is acknowledged as a pre-eminent public sector pensions practice, and in particular considered to be the country's leading advisers on the NHS Pensions Scheme. Our busy team advises employers, charities, government departments, public bodies, financial institutions and trustees on all aspects of pensions law, from de-risking and funding to governance issues to TUPE outsourcings.


Ideally the candidate will have at least two years' pensions experience. This opportunity would suit a highly motivated individual with good academics who is looking to build a successful career within a friendly and supportive environment.


Salary to £60,000 + bonus + hybrid and flexible working

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Asbestos Lawyer Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Personal Injury £50k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024233
Details:

Senior Asbestos Lawyer


A leading law firm, recognised by national media as "one of the best firms to work for" require a Senior Asbestos Lawyer
 
The opportunity
 
The Successful Senior Asbestos Lawyer will be a highly motivated Lawyer who is a specialist in handling claims for asbestos-related diseases such as mesothelioma, pleural thickening and lung cancer. The successful candidate will run a high value multi-track caseload and will be able to deal with all aspects of running a case from initial interview to trial, including cases issued in the High Court. You will have a thorough working knowledge and understanding of the issues involved in dealing with multi-track cases, such as costs and the litigation process. you will also have proven and demonstrable experience of carrying out relevant investigations, obtaining relevant documents, preparing witness statements, preparing and attending conferences and Court hearings (CCMCs/Trials). 
 
A key element of the role involves mentoring and supervising other team members, so an enthusiasm for sharing knowledge and expertise to grow talent within the wider team is essential.  In addition to supporting the team, you will also have excellent networking skills, enabling you to nurture and develop relationships with asbestos groups, nurses and trade unions and, most importantly, our clients.
 
Outstanding benefits and highly competitive salary.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Contentious Trusts & Probate Lawyer Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025472
Details:

Contentious Trust & Probate Lawyer
 
 
An established and successful law firm in Salisbury has a requirement due to further growth within their specialist Contentious and Trust and Probate team, part of a wider Commercial Litigation Team with an enviable reputation across the South, they require a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Paralegal to work upon a wide range of contentious private client work. In addition, the firm's Private Client function is arguably one of the largest across the South and attracts high calibre clients requiring first class legal advice.
 
The Contentious Trust and Probate team require the successful person to have experience in dealing with contentious trust and probate matters in all situations for beneficiaries, executors, estates, trustees, attorneys and charities to include:
 
·Claims under Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975
·Disputed Wills
·Proprietary estoppel claims
·Trust disputes
·Statutory Wills
·Contested Court of Protection applications
·Caveats, Warnings and Citations
·Removal of Executors and Trustees
·Maladministration of Estates and Trusts
·Rectification claims
·Will Construction claims
·Tracing of estate and trust assets
·Constructive / Resulting Trusts
·Challenging Attorney's appointments and actions (Enduring and Lasting Powers of Attorney)
·Challenging Deputy's appointment and actions
 
Candidates will also need to have strong organisation skills and be dynamic in their approach. The ability to work as part of a friendly team and deliver excellent client service at all times is also essential to this role.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £40k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025396
Details:

Commercial Litigation Solicitor
 
A commercial litigation solicitor is required to join a commercial litigation team in a Salisbury law firm.
 
An established private practice advising on all aspects of law throughout the southern region with an excellent client base providing good quality work. Clients include SME's, regional and national businesses and organisations.
 
The Role
The commercial litigation solicitor will be responsible for a variety of cases, under supervision, whilst supporting more experienced solicitors on disputes including partnerships, commercial and contract agreements, data protection, defamation and professional negligence.
 
The successful solicitor will have had training in commercial/civil litigation and already be able to demonstrate good working knowledge of Civil Procedure Rules.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £40k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025399
Details:

Property Litigation Solicitor
 
A Litigation department of a very well established and regarded law firm with a presence in Salisbury requires a Property Litigation Solicitor.
 
The Firm
An established private practice advising on all aspects company and commercial law throughout the southern region with an excellent client base providing good quality work.
 
The Role
The successful property litigation solicitor will provide assistance to more senior property litigation solicitors dealing with large and complex property and land disputes whilst maintaining a number of other property litigation  files.
The property litigation solicitor will posses a strong academic background and be able to communicate confidently with high net worth clients.
As part of a wider litigation group this property litigation team has developed a fantastic reputation assisting landowners, landlords and tenants on matters such as rights of way, boundaries and adverse possession as well as dilapidation claims, lease renewals and forfeiture proceedings and estoppel related claims.
The property litigation team work with a very impressive client list to include corporate and very high net worth private landlords.
 
The Candidate
A Property Litigation Solicitor will have gained experience either during training or post qualification involving property disputes or agricultural disputes. The successful candidate will be well organised with excellent communication skills and the enthusiasm to work as part of a team producing high quality consistent work.
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solictor Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025397
Details:

Private Client Solicitor
 
A private client solicitor is required to join a team to specialise in probate matters based in Salisbury, Wiltshire office.
 
The Firm
A highly regarded private practice with an excellent client base providing good quality work across a wide range of legal disciplines.
 
The Role
The successful private client solicitor will have excellent probate experience and will be looking to develop their career in dealing with high value estates. The private client solicitor will be responsible for their own case load of files involving high value estates and will require strong estate administration and inheritance tax knowledge. This role offers fantastic prospects and will suit a solicitor looking to specialise and further advance their career.
Salary dependent upon experience.
 
The Candidate
A qualified solicitor with a strong private client background, working towards or willingness to obtain STEP, commercial awareness and a strong communicator.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Court of Protection Solicitor Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Private Client £45k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025398
Details:

Court of Protection Solicitor
 
A Salisbury law requires a Court of Protection Solicitor to work upon a full time basis within a Court of Protection team.
 
The Firm
A Legal 500 private practice advising on all aspects of Court of Protection and statutory will applications and acting for clients providing Court of Protection Deputyship support who've ongoing personal injury or clinical negligence claims, involving very high award sums.
 
The Role
The court of protection role also requires overseeing and management of personal finances, property, and Affairs Deputyships woking with vulnerable clients, trust management and assisting tax affairs attending clients at hospital and care homes. Preparing applications to the court of protection.
 
The Candidate
The Court of Protection Lawyer may be a qualified solicitor or Legal Executive with strong client relationship skills, experience in deputyships and management  and drafting of trust, statutory wills and welfare deputyship applications.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancing Solicitor Permanent, Swindon Wiltshire

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025567
Details:

Residential Conveyancing Solicitor
 
A regional private practice with an exceptional reputation and commitment to their professional skills and service require a 3 + PQE Residential Conveyancing Solicitor in Swindon.
 
The Firm
The firm thrives on providing excellent legal service to its clients proving it's backbone for success in continued growth over many decades. The practice offers core legal services such as private client, property and family law from all of their offices whilst each office is active in their respective communities. The firm believes strongly in supporting and encouraging their staff with ongoing training to support their growth.
 
The Role
This is a full time role in the Property team overseen bee the managing partner and employing other experienced property solicitors. This role is based in the residential team and requires the Residential Property Solicitor to manage a mixed case load of residential property transactions including freehold, leasehold, sales, purchases and remortgages of house, flats and country estates with minimal supervision.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 3 years PQE in residential conveyancing, must be able to demonstrate detailed knowledge and technical expertise in dealing with a mixed residential property case load, with minimum supervision. The successful candidate will need to generate new referrals and help evolve a marketing strategy.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Inquests Lawyer Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £50k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025191
Details:

Inquest Lawyer
 
A new opportunity has arisen with in a dedicated Inquest team based in Leeds. The Inquest Lawyer will have a background in Health and Welfare, good knowledge of Health Care Regulations and previous Inquest experience. Ideally, knowledge of or an interest to undertake Inquests would be highly beneficial.
 
The work includes dealing with some of the most important and politically sensitive cases for the NHS. The successful candidate will therefore need to be a confident lawyer who is self-motivated and able to develop the skills to work with very senior NHS management.
 
Excellent career prospects.
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £60,000 + bonus

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Healthcare Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £50k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025616
Details:

Healthcare  Solicitor
 
A Healthcare Solicitor is required by Leeds office of a leading UK law firm to act on clients based through the West Yorkshire including NHS Trusts and private healthcare providers.
 
The Healthcare Solicitor will be involved in Court of Protection litigation and advising upon CQC and Healthcare Regulation as well as inquest work.
 
Working as part of a of Seven this opportunity will suit a qualified Solicitor with good understanding Public Law, Local Authority or NHS Trust experience.
 
Whilst managing a caseload there will be an opportunity to supervise more junior lawyers in the team.
 
Flexible, hybrid working with at least one day per week in the Birmingham office. Competitive salary and bonus.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Housing Management Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £49k - 58k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025614
Details:

Housing Management Solicitor
 
A leading law firm with a national Housing Management Team acting on behalf of local authorities and housing associations carrying out a full range of work. The successful Solicitor will join a firm on a hybrid basis with the requirement to work out of their Leeds office when not at home.
 
This is a very exciting opportunity for a Housing Management Solicitor who can work closely with clients, provide first class practical advice and who is technically proficient in housing management work.
 
Prior experience in running a high quality litigation caseload, anti-social behaviour, residential possession claims, civil injunctions and housing disrepair will be highly regarded.
 
The role will involve responsibility for your own caseload, with some support available from Paralegals as well as working closely with the Partners and other Lawyers.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Real Estate Associate Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £46k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024856
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Real Estate Associate Solicitor


A leading UK law firm require an addition Real Estate Associate Solicitor to join their department in Leeds. Although, hybrid and flexible working is available.


The firm's national Real Estate department carries out a full range of commercial property work for its clients from across the voluntary, public and private sectors.


The successful candidate will undertake a wide range of high quality commercial real estate work and will involve responsibility for their own caseload of real estate matters, as well as working closely with the partners and other senior members of the Real Estate team on business development opportunities. Candidates will be expected to have relevant commercial real estate experience.


Salary dependent upon experience to £60,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Fitness to Practise Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £50k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024133
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Fitness to Practise Solicitor
 
A Fitness to Practise Associate Solicitor  is required by a law firm in Leeds to work in their Professional Discipline team. The firm offers agile/hybrid and flexible hours working.
 
The Firm
A leading law firm with  a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector, including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, police, fire and rescue services, independent health and social care providers, charities and GP practices.
 
The Role
The work requires managing an investigatory caseload where it is alleged that the registrant's fitness to practise is impaired through misconduct, competence or health issues and preparing those cases for hearings before panels and committees of the relevant regulators. The work is varied, challenging and rewarding and the cases cover everything from large-scale fraud or multi-patient clinical failings through to inappropriate sexualised behaviour.
 
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Ssolicitors carry out the day-to-day conduct of the regulator's cases under the supervision of a partner and with the assistance of a paralegal. In summary, solicitor caseholders:
·Prepare the case plan at the outset of the case;
·Prepare advice on procedural or evidential issues;
·Correspond with the defence;
·Ensure that all factual evidence required to prove the allegations is obtained;
·Are the key point of contact for all witnesses;
·Interview key witnesses in complex cases or if the witness deals with novel or sensitive issues or is a vulnerable witness;
·Supervise witness statements taken by paralegals;
·Instruct experts and identify if any amendments are necessary to the expert report;
·Prepare instructions to counsel (both our internal advocates and the external bar);
·Attend conferences with counsel;
·Ensure that all action points following the conference are completed;
·Either draft the charge or review the draft charge against the evidence if drafted by counsel;
·Carry out disclosure of unused material;
·Liaise with the defence in the run up to the hearing;
·Supervise the preparation of the hearing bundle by the paralegal;
·Attend hearing at outset only, unless there are legal issues or problems with the case;
·Seek instructions from the client on any issues that arise in the course of the hearing;
·Prepare final reports at the conclusion of a case; and
·Present cases to Practice Committees/Interim Orders Committees.
 
The Candidate
Whilst previous experience in the field of regulation and professional discipline is strongly preferred, it is not essential.Candidates will however be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they are self-motivated and commercially minded, as well as having good interpersonal skills and being able to work effectively in teams.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Fitness to Practise Associate Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £53k - 63k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024685
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Fitness to Practise Associate Solicitor
 
A Leeds office of a leading national law firm has a new opportunity, due to continued expansion, for an experienced Fitness to Practise Associate Solicitor to join their dynamic Fitness to Practise team. The role requires an experience Fitness to Practise Solicitor with previous experience or a qualified Solicitor with proven prosecution experience relating to sexualised behaviour or fraud with an interest in developing a career in Fitness to Practise.
 
The Fitness to Practise Team  work on behalf of Regulators requiring the Fitness to Practise Solicitor to act as the key point for all witnesses, preparing case plans, obtain all necessary evidence for prosecution and present cases to Practice Committees/Interim Orders Committees. The cases relate to alleged impaired fitness to practise cases.
 
Whilst previous experience in the field of Fitness to Practise and Professional Discipline is strongly preferred, it is not essential .Candidates will however be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they are self-motivated and commercially minded, as well as having good interpersonal skills and being able to work effectively in teams.
 
Excellent career prospects and competitive salary with hybrid and flexible working plus bonus.
 
Salary £53,000 to £63,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Defendant Clinical Negligence Associate Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £54k - 67k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024129
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Defendant Clinical Negligence Associate Solicitor
 
An award winning law firm recognised as "a best company to work for" require a Defendant Clinical Negligence Associate Solicitor to join their Clinical Negligence team, in London, on a full time basis, although the firm offers flexible/hybrid working.
 
The role will manage defendant clinical negligence claims within a national department under the supervision of a partner. in addition to clinical negligence work, the department carries out a wide range of other work which includes inquests, advising on regulatory matters, public law issues, judicial reviews, mental health issues and clinical risk management.
 
The candidate will be a self-motivated, ambitious and experienced solicitor and will be expected to have litigation experience and well-versed in understanding the needs of the client base, preferably gained at a NHS Resolution Panel firm, together with experience of handling and advising on cases involving complex issues and maximum severity injuries. Experience of managing claims against GPs is an advantage but not essential.  
 
Salary from £54,000 to £67,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Mental & Social Health Solicitor Permanent, Greater Manchester International

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £50k - 57k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025618
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Mental Health & Social Health Solicitor
 
A Manchester office of a leading law firm with an excellent and wide ranging healthcare client base has a new opportunity for a Mental Health & Social HealthSolicitor to join their dedicated team offering advice upon public law at the highest levels.
 
The Mental Health & Social Health Senior Associate  may be a qualified Solicitor of Legal Executive with a strong background involving Court of Protection litigation, mental health and mental capacity law, inquests, public law including governance, patient safety CQC and related healthcare regulation, confidentiality and information law.
 
The role will require one or two days per week within the Manchester office and the remainder can be undertaken working remotely.
 
Salary to £57,000 depending upon experience + Pension, Healthcare + Bonus.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Fitness To Practise Solicitor Permanent, Greater London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £55k - 68k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024446
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Fitness to Practise Associate Solicitor
 
A national law firm with an impressive track record, long standing and growing client base have a required for a Fitness to Practise Associate Solicitor. The Fitness to Practice Associate Solicitor will join a very friendly, yet highly professional department working on behalf of a number of regulators in their London office.
 
The Firm
The firm act for a significant number of regulatory bodies, primarily in the health sector but, increasingly, more widely across a number of professional disciplines including veterinary and equine regulation.In addition they provide a wide range of legal services to both public sector and private sector clients. Recognised in the industry as market leaders employing some of the best available talent whilst nurturing and encouraging employees to develop their potential and fulfil their career opportunities. They've adopted flexible and home working arrangements.
  
The Role
 
The Fitness to Practise role will enable the successful Fitness to Practise Associate Solicitor will manage investigatory work on behalf of Regulators where it is alleged that the registrant's fitness to practise is impaired through misconduct, competence or health issues and preparing those cases for hearings before panels and committees of the relevant regulators.
 
Working under a Partner the work involves prepare cases for prosecution, interviewing key witnesses, attending conferences with counsel, liaising with defence and presenting cases.
 
The Candidate 
 
Previous experience in the field of Fitness to Practise, Regulation and Professional Discipline is strongly preferred. 
 
Salary £55K to £65K

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Pensions Associate Solicitor Permanent, Greater London International

Solicitor, Employment £50k - 63k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024430
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Pensions Associate Solicitor


This is a superb opportunity for a talented Pensions Associate Solicitor to join a mall team within a wider department with close support from a Partner to be able to develop a career within a fantastic firm, no glass ceiling, providing a very healthy work life balance.


The role would involve working alongside an established and experienced pensions partner and associate as part of a team which is acknowledged as a pre-eminent public sector pensions practice, and in particular considered to be the country's leading advisers on the NHS Pensions Scheme. This busy team advises employers, charities, government departments, public bodies, financial institutions and trustees on all aspects of pensions law, from de-risking and funding to governance issues to TUPE outsourcings.


Ideally the candidate will have at least two years' pensions experience. This opportunity would suit a highly motivated individual with good academics who is looking to build a successful career within a friendly and supportive environment.


Salary to £61,000 + bonus + hybrid and flexible working

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Pensions Associate Solicitor Permanent, Greater London International

Solicitor, Employment £58k - 68k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024575
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Pensions Associate Solicitor


A rare opportunity for a Pensions Associate Solicitor to join a phenomenal law firm with an outstanding approach to their employee wellbeing offering a work/life balance approach providing excellent productivity and growth throughout the business. Based in London approximately 2 days per week and the remainder working from home.


The Pensions Associate Solicitor will join an employment team employing over 60 staff nationwide.


The role would involve working alongside an established and experienced pensions partner and associate as part of a team which is acknowledged as a pre-eminent public sector pensions practice, and in particular considered to be the country's leading advisers on the NHS Pensions Scheme. This busy team advises employers, charities, government departments, public bodies, financial institutions and trustees on all aspects of pensions law, from de-risking and funding to governance issues to TUPE outsourcings.


Ideally the candidate will have at least two years' pensions experience. This opportunity would suit a highly motivated individual with good academics who is looking to build a successful career within a friendly and supportive environment.


Salary to £68,000 + bonus + hybrid and flexible working

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate Solicitor Permanent, Milton Keynes Buckinghamshire

Solicitor, Corporate £58k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025378
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Corporate Solicitor
 
A thriving regional law firm are looking for an Corporate Solicitor to join their corporate team in Milton Keynes.
 
The Firm
A corporate focused law firm with a number of strategically located offices and employing some highly talented and experienced solicitors and partners. The firm have very high standards and expect all clients to receive the very best legal advice and client care.
 
The Role
The Corporate Solicitor will have been undertaking a mix of corporate and commercial work across a diverse range of sectors such as manufacturing, retail, leisure, energy, finance and banking, construction and information technology.
 
The Corporate Solicitor will manage a full caseload with all aspects of corporate and commercial such as; sales, purchase, mergers, joint ventures, franchises, company formation and restructuring, terms and conditions, commercial agreements and partnership agreements together with attendance at business development events and involvement in business development projects.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Corporate Solicitor with strong academics, excellent presentation and outstanding communication skills are required.
Candidates must enjoy networking, have an eye for detail, be self-motivated and keen to learn and progress.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £60k - 72k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025613
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Commercial Litigation
 
A new opportunity for a qualified Commercial Litigation Lawyer has arisen within an established and successful private practice to work as party of a team on a hybrid basis from their North Hampshire office.
 
The team act across all aspects of commercial disputes and will successful solicitor will enjoy the opportunity to work on high value, complex and challenging work assisting Partners as well managing individual cases.
 
The Commercial Litigation department handle cases on behalf of regional and national clients to include matters such as professional negligence, commercial and contract disputes, IT/IP disputes, trademarks, debt, insolvency, distribution and banking disputes.
 
The Commercial Litigation Lawyer will possess excellent commercial awareness with client management experience and strong communication skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £60k - 78k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025612
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Commercial Solicitor
 
A Thames Valley private practice requires a highly experienced commercial solicitor to prepare legal contracts, terms of business and advise on business structures with associated protection from risks across a wide range of disciplines including technology, commerce, retail manufacturing and distribution.
 
The role reports to a Partner and requires you to manage a mixed commercial caseload involving a wide range of matters such as terms and conditions, commercial agreements and distribution agreements.
 
The successful commercial solicitor will have extensive PQE and offer excellent drafting skills, commercial awareness and business development.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £50k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025650
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Commercial Solicitor
 
An award winning law firm with an impressive client list and offering excellent high quality work have a need for an experienced Commercial Solicitor to join their Southampton office working on a hybrid pattern.
 
The Commercial Solicitor will work on a wide range of commercial matters including;
Commercial agreements
Company formations
Partnership formations
Company Secretarial
Contract for Services and distributions
Business sales & purchases
Mergers & Acquisitions
 
This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitions commercially minded Solicitor looking to develop their career in a supportive environment with plenty of career opportunity available.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £45k - 72k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024323
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Regulatory Lawyer
 
A unique opportunity to join a "Best Companies to work for" accredited leading law firm within their Regulatory team of Regulatory lawyers undertaking Professional Discipline based in Hampshire. Whilst, the firm has adopted hybrid and flexible working it is expected the work will require 2 days in the office based in Hampshire.
 
The work requires managing an investigatory caseload where it is alleged that the registrant has been guilty of serious professional misconduct or has a conviction which renders them unfit to practice. This includes investigatory work and preparing cases for hearings before panels and committees of the relevant regulators. The work is varied, challenging and rewarding and the cases cover everything from large-scale fraud or multi-patient clinical failings through to inappropriate sexualised behaviour.


MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


The successful candidate will carry out the day-to-day conduct of the regulator's cases under the supervision of a partner and with the assistance of a paralegal. In summary:


·Review instructions and liaise with the client regarding the proposed investigation;
·Prepare advice on procedural and evidential issues;
·Interview key witnesses, taking full statements in relation to the incident in question. This may include interviews with clinicians about complex matters;
·Ensure support for any vulnerable witnesses
·Act as the main point of contact for the client, keeping the client informed of progress;
·Ensure that all factual evidence required to prove the allegations is obtained;
·Instruct experts and identify if any amendments are necessary to expert reports;
·Liaise with registrants' representatives and registrants acting in person;
·Prepare instructions to counsel (both our internal advocates and the external Bar);
·Attend conferences with counsel;
·Ensure that all action points following the conference are completed;
·Assist with drafting allegations;
·Identify relevant material and ensure proper disclosure of unused material;
·Liaise with the listing team in relation to hearings;
·Liaise with the registrant's team or registrant in person in the run up to the hearing;
·Supervise the preparation of the hearing bundle by the paralegal;
·Attend hearing in whole or part, depending on client requirements;
·Prepare matters in response to any appeal to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council or the High Court;
·Provide advice to clients on issues related to regulatory and disciplinary law;
·Assist with advice to clients on matters of statutory interpretation and policy;
·Assist with training programmes for regulatory clients, both devising and delivering workshops, case studies etc.;
·Write articles and provide updates to the team in relation to regulatory and disciplinary topics.
 
Candidates will be expected to demonstrate at interview that they are self-motivated and commercially minded, as well as having good interpersonal skills and being able to work effectively in teams.
 
Salary, dependent upon experience, to £72,000 with excellent benefits package including pension, private healthcare, opportunity to buy and sell holiday. Flexible working hours and hybrid working.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Professional Discipline Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £50k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025572
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Professional Discipline Solicitor
 
A leading Professional Discipline team require a Professional Discipline Lawyer (Solicitor or Barrister) to work upon a full caseload including trial/ final hearing advocacy. the work will be based from their Hampshire office, although hybrid and flexible working are available.
 
The Work
 
The role will be primarily presenting cases at final substantive hearing and represent regulators at interim application and case management hearings. This includes presenting the full range of cases taken forward to hearing by professional regulators including those involving dishonesty, fraud, sexual misconduct and serious instances of deficient professional performance. There will be opportunities to work with expert witnesses and to support vulnerable witnesses and those with additional support needs to give best evidence.
 
There are also opportunities to input into case direction at all stages of the investigation and preparation process.
 
This includes: evidence reviews, allegation drafting, preparing opening notes, case summaries and written applications/ skeleton arguments and advice on all types of legal and evidential issues arising during the course of case preparation and presentation. There are also opportunities to get involved in our broader advisory work with clients, including the use of statutory powers and a wide range of other issues affecting regulators.
 
Depending on qualification and experience, it is likely that there will opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators.
There are also opportunities to work with our clients on continuous improvement projects and scope for involvement in training for panel members and in-house teams.
 
Skills and Experience
 
Advocacy experience, including trial/ final hearing advocacy is essential preferably in a professional disciplinary/ fitness to practise context but we will consider candidates who can demonstrate the required skills and experience from other sectors.
 
Full induction training and ongoing support and training will be provided as part of the role.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Corporate £55k - 85k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025440
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Corporate Solicitor
 
A Corporate Solicitor is required, as an additional hire, by a successful Corporate Team in Southampton.
 
The Corporate Solicitor will have at least 3+ years PQE and will join a highly commended Corporate Department advising on a wide range of matters such as mergers & acquisitions, Joint ventures and corporate finance working upon a cross section of deals on behalf of regional, national and international clients. The work is varied and often technically challenging.
 
The firm has a supportive culture and employees enjoy a healthy work life balance. There are excellent career opportunities available for the right person.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Employment £50k - 72k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025610
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Employment Solicitor
 
A Thames Valley law firm has an opportunity for a qualified and experienced Employment Solicitor to manage a comprehensive Employment case load in their Employment department working, hybrid, from their North Hampshire office..
 
The Firm
This full service law firm, with a long traditional history offering a full service of legal advice to individuals and business clients.
 
The Role
The Employment Solicitor will manage a case load involving a variety of Employment law work for business and individual clients such as whistleblowing, unfair dismissal, employment tribunals, TUPE, employment contracts, employee handbooks, disciplinary procedures, and discrimination issues. The role will require participation with marketing and business development whilst being able to run a case load to given financial targets.
 
The Candidate
The Employment Solicitor will be a fully qualified Employment Solicitor with experience in dealing with Employment Law. Previous case management experience will be required together with business development and marketing skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Projects Solicitor Permanent, Manchester Manchester

Solicitor, Company Commercial £60k - 82k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025624
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Senior Projects Solicitor
 
This role within a national Projects team working on some the country's leading projects will require engaging upon a mix of work across both the public sector and private clients, predominately in sectors including health, local government, emergency services and social housing.The work requires advising on operational issues, termination and expiry matters.
 
The successful Solicitor will have strong drafting and negotiating skills whilst having an excellent background in Project work across sector such as health, housing and local government. Hybrid working from their Manchester office.
 
Excellent career prospects.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Employment Solicitor Permanent, Manchester Manchester

Solicitor, Employment £57k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025646
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Senior Employment Solicitor


A law firm with an office in central Manchester has an immediate requirement for a Senior Employment Solicitor Employment department require a Senior Associate Employment Solicitor to join their nationwide Employment department.
 
The firm operate a hybrid working pattern with flexible working arrangements.
 
The opportunity will enable the successful Senior Employment Solicitor to work on a mixed caseload of contentious and non contentious Employment law matters of the highest quality and technical complexity. The type of employment cases include Employment Tribunals, advising on restructuring and redundancies, whistleblowing as well as involvement in training.
 
Essentially, the Senior Employment Solicitor will have previous experience of employment litigation, good client handling skills and be able to work well with other team members.
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £82,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Oxfordshire Oxfordshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £60k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025565
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Commercial Property Solicitor
 
An Oxfordshire office of an established law firm require a Commercial Property Solicitor with at least 3+ years PQE.
 
The Firm
A long established private practice offering a comprehensive legal service to clients throughout Oxfordshire. The Firm employs a number of highly talented lawyers and the firm pride themselves on providing a healthy work life balance.
 
The Role
The Commercial Property Solicitor will be responsible for managing a varied and extremely interesting case load of commercial property transactions including:
 
- Conditional contracts, options, promotion agreements and development agreements
- Developer land acquisitions and plot sales
- Acquisition, sales and refinancing of freehold & leasehold commercial premises
- Acting for banks in the financing of commercial premises
- Advising and negotiation on commercial leases for both landlord and tenant
 
You will be required not only to provide advice to clients on the best legal action available to them, but also to contribute to business development, including marketing activities and client relationship management.
 
The Candidate
Successful candidates will have gained experience within an established commercial property practice and have worked closely with clients to provide both practical and commercial solutions.
The successful candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
There are excellent long term prospects for the successful candidate. There is a very clear progression plan in place.  This role would suit a dynamic and enthusiastic solicitor who is keen to take the next step in their career within a friendly and supportive environment. In return for your hard work you will be competitively remunerated.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Company Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Oxfordshire Oxfordshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £50k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024715
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Company Commercial  Solicitor


As part of important succession planning a Company Commercial Solicitor, with at least 4 years PQE, role has risen at a law firm in Oxfordshire to work on a full time basis.


The Firm
A very well run and exceptionally successful private practice law firm offering comprehensive legal services to clients throughout the Thames Valley. The firm adopts a friendly, flexible approach who are both progressive and forward thinking offering a good work/life balance.


The Role
The Company Commercial department require an enthusiastic, commercially sharp and talented solicitor to join their team dealing with exciting and good quality work from local, regional and national clients across sectors in mergers and acquisitions, MBOs, reorganisations and restructuring, joint ventures, shareholders' agreements, LLP and partnership matters and commercial contracts including sale of goods and services, IT and IP, data protection, terms and conditions and agency and distribution.
 
The Candidate
 
The successful Company Commercial Solicitor will possess a minimum 4 years PQE and experience of managing a case load involving the provision of commercial governance, business agreements, contracts, company sales & purchases, mergers, joint ventures, distribution and franchise agreements, company formation and financing. Ideally, the successful Solicitor will have worked in a London or regional private practice.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Inquests Principal Associate Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £65k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024893
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Inquests Principal Solicitor
 
A new opportunity for a Inquests Principal Solicitor to join a dedicated nationwide team advising on Mental Health Tribunals, Inquests, CQC  and undertaking Court of Protection advocacy in their Birmingham office.
 
The Inquests Principle Solicitor will have 6 years' PQE+ demonstrable advisory experience including advocacy or an appetite to develop advocacy skills, within a leading healthcare law practice. This role will involve supervising and supporting a team of junior lawyers, advising clients, working alongside a national team of leading lawyers and supportive colleagues.
The work includes dealing with some of the most important and politically sensitive cases for the NHS. The successful candidate will therefore need to be a confident lawyer who is self-motivated and able to develop the skills to work with very senior NHS management.
 
Salary dependent upon experience £65000 to £75000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Healthcare Advisory Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £65k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024831
Details:

Healthcare Advisory Solicitor
 
A Birmingham office of a leading UK law firm has a requirement for a very experienced Healthcare Advisory Solicitor.
 
The team advise health and social care clients across a wide range of issues, including:
 
·Inquests
·Litigation: including Court of Protection and judicial review proceedings
·Mental Health and Mental Capacity law, to include Deprivation of Liberty and mental health tribunal matters
·Public law, advising commissioning and service provider organisations on governance, policies, powers and responsibilities, as well as funding and treatment decision making.
·Governance and patient safety investigations
·CQC and related health care regulation
·Confidentiality
·Information law (DPA/FOIA)
 
The successful candidate will have 6 years' PQE+ demonstrable advisory experience including advocacy or an appetite to develop advocacy skills, within a leading healthcare law practice. This role will involve supervising and supporting a team of junior lawyers, advising clients on the above issues, working alongside a national team of leading lawyers and supportive colleagues.
The work includes dealing with some of the most important and politically sensitive cases for the NHS. The successful candidate will therefore need to be a confident lawyer who is self-motivated and able to develop the skills to work with very senior NHS management.
 
Hybrid and flexible working.
 
Salary dependent upon experience £65,000 to £75,000 + bonus

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £60k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024665
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Commercial Litigation Solicitor


A Commercial Litigation Solicitor is required by top 100 law firm in their Birmingham office, hybrid and flexible working, working on a high quality and varied caseload including commercial dispute resolution cases including contractual claims, procurement challenges, competition, contentious intellectual property, debt recovery, fraud recovery, reputation management and defamation.


The successful Commercial Litigation Solicitor will have previous experience in dealing with commercial litigation and will have good drafting skills, willingness to create and maintain templates and precedents, enjoys variety in their work, feels confident in managing external counsel and experts, will take early responsibility for handling the challenges of litigation/mediation/adjudication/arbitration/expert determinations, will work to meet financial targets and support business development activities including CSR, and who is happy to work independently and co-operatively.


Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £55k - 85k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025460
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Senior Commercial Litigation Solicitor
 
A specialist Commercial Litigation Solicitor is required by an award winning law firm with  a strong focus on work/life balance. The role will be hybrid with the opportunity to enjoy flexible hours whilst attending the office, on a hybrid basis, no prescribed time in Birmingham.
 
The Commercial Litigation Solicitor will be involved in a varied caseload including contractual claims, procurement challenges, competition, contentious intellectual property, debt recovery, fraud recovery, reputation management and defamation.
 
The Commercial Litigation Associate role offers excellent career prospects with the opportunity to develop both business development, people management and team leadership skills.
 
Joining a supportive team who are looking for someone who is a qualified Solicitor with good drafting skills, willingness to create and maintain templates and precedents, someone who enjoys variety in their work, feels confident in managing external counsel and experts and will take early responsibility for handling the challenges of litigation, mediation, adjudication, arbitration or expert determinations.
 
Excellent salary package and benefits available including bonus, private healthcare, flexible benefits.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Associate Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £58k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025622
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Senior Associate Property Litigation Solicitor
 
A dedicated team of Real Estate Litigation Solicitors, part of a wider Corporate and Commercial department nationwide, has a requirement for a Senior Associate Property Litigation Solicitor to work from the firm's Birmingham office. Hybrid and flexible working arrangements are available.
 
The team act upon a wide breadth of work including development work including public sector and private sector developments, landlord and tenant, asset management and large land sales.
 
The Senior Associate Property Litigation Solicitor will have good property litigation experience and will work with two Partners upon a wide range of high quality work involving;
 
Restrictive Covenants, Security of tenure and lease renewals, removal of squatters, court proceedings involving partnerships, very high value dilapidations, break notices, Judicial reviews of planning decisions.
 
Excellent career opportunities exist for the right candidate.
 
Salary to £70,000 + salary and bonus.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Projects Senior Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Company Commercial £59k - 83k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025626
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Projects Senior Solicitor
 
A Birmingham office of a leading law firm require an experienced Projects Senior Solicitor to join the UK wide team and act upon a mix of public and private sector clients. The team advise on the full life cycle of projects including PFI, Infrastructure, Construction and Building Projects.
 
The work is high quality and often very complex. Therefore, the team are looking for a talented and ambitious Senior Projects Solicitor with a desire to develop a career within their framework.
 
Strong career prospects.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Fitness to Practise Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £53k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024509
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Fitness to Practise Solicitor
 
A 3+ years' PQE Fitness to Practise Senior Associate Solicitor with experience in prosecuting individuals relating to alleged fitness to practise is required by a leading Professional Discipline/ Regulatory department to manage a case load of prosecuting Fitness to Practise cases on behalf of Regulators. The role will be based in the firm's Birmingham office, at least 1 to 2 days per week, with flexible working available to enable working at home.
 
The Firm
This law firm has an impressive track record and has many long standing clients in both the public and private sector. They are approved panel members with many Regulators and NHS organisations
  
The Role
 
The Fitness to Practise role will enable the successful Senior Associate Solicitor to oversee a number of paralegals undertaken investigatory work on behalf of Regulators such as the NMC whilst managing an investigatory case load where it is alleged that the registrant's fitness to practise is impaired through misconduct, competence or health issues and preparing those cases for hearings before panels and committees of the relevant regulators.
 
Working under a Partner the work involves prepare cases for prosecution, interviewing key witnesses, attending conferences with counsel, liaising with defence and presenting cases.
 
The Candidate 
 
Previous experience in the field of Fitness to Practise, Regulation and Professional Discipline is strongly preferred. Candidates will however be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they are self-motivated and commercially minded, as well as having good interpersonal skills and being able to work effectively in teams.
 
Salary dependent upon specific experience + flexible benefits, private healthcare, pension and bonus.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Barrister Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £50k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025573
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Senior Regulatory Barrister
 
A leading law firm require an enthusiastic, commercially aware and experienced Senior Barrister to handle Professional Misconduct and Regulatory advocacy cases. The successful Barrister will be join one of the largest specialist departments of its kind in the country as part of their in-house advocacy team.
 
As an experienced advocate you will primarily present cases at final substantive hearing and represent regulators at interim application and case management hearings. This includes presenting the full range of cases taken forward to hearing by professional regulators including those involving dishonesty, fraud, sexual misconduct and serious instances of deficient professional performance. There will be opportunities to work with expert witnesses and to support vulnerable witnesses and those with additional support needs to give best evidence.
 
There are also opportunities to input into case direction at all stages of the investigation and preparation process. This includes: evidence reviews, allegation drafting, preparing opening notes, case summaries and written applications/ skeleton arguments and advice on all types of legal and evidential issues arising during the course of case preparation and presentation. There are also opportunities to get involved in our broader advisory work with clients, including the use of statutory powers and a wide range of other issues affecting regulators.
Depending on qualification and experience, it is likely that there will opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators. There are also opportunities to work with our clients on continuous improvement projects and scope for involvement in training for panel members and in-house teams.
 
The Candidate
 
A qualified Senior Barrister, self motivated and preferably with previous regulatory/professional discipline experience.
 
Highly competitive salary + bonus dependent upon relevant comparative experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Solicitor/Barrister Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £50k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025571
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Regulatory Solicitor/Barrister
 
A Birmingham office of a UK law firm has a requirement for an experienced Regulatory Solicitor/Barrister to join their Regulatory department. Working upon a hybrid and flexible working pattern.
 
The Work
 
The role will be primarily presenting cases at final substantive hearing and represent regulators at interim application and case management hearings. This includes presenting the full range of cases taken forward to hearing by professional regulators including those involving dishonesty, fraud, sexual misconduct and serious instances of deficient professional performance. There will be opportunities to work with expert witnesses and to support vulnerable witnesses and those with additional support needs to give best evidence.
 
There are also opportunities to input into case direction at all stages of the investigation and preparation process.
 
This includes: evidence reviews, allegation drafting, preparing opening notes, case summaries and written applications/ skeleton arguments and advice on all types of legal and evidential issues arising during the course of case preparation and presentation. There are also opportunities to get involved in our broader advisory work with clients, including the use of statutory powers and a wide range of other issues affecting regulators.
 
Depending on qualification and experience, it is likely that there will opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators.
There are also opportunities to work with our clients on continuous improvement projects and scope for involvement in training for panel members and in-house teams.
 
Skills and Experience
 
Advocacy experience, including trial/ final hearing advocacy is essential preferably in a professional disciplinary/ fitness to practise context but we will consider candidates who can demonstrate the required skills and experience from other sectors.
 
Full induction training and ongoing support and training will be provided as part of the role.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Construction and Projects Lawyer Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Construction £55k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024615
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Construction & Projects Lawyer
 
This is a truly outstanding opportunity for a Construction and Projects Lawyer to work in a team dealing with very high quality work for national and regional clients, public and private sector, across sectors such as Energy and Health. Based in Birmingham, this is an excellent career opportunity with a fantastic work life balance. Hybrid and flexible working.
 
The Firm
A leading firm employing very highly talented lawyers across many sectors. The firm recognises the importance of employee welfare and have adopted flexible working arrangements, benefits and encourage a healthy work life balance whilst providing excellent career prospects.
 
The Role
The Construction and Projects Lawyer role will be part of a team dealing with all aspects of non contentious construction work involving JCT forms of contract relating to multi million pound developments and some of the largest projects in the UK.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Lawyer with a positive attitude, good academic record, able to business develop with clients and possessing good construction experience of at least 3 years' PQE.
Salary - Competitive + bonus and flexible benefits package (including private health care, pension).

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Employment Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Employment £56k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025647
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Senior Employment Solicitor


A very successful law firm with an excellent reputation and recognised or excellent employee welfare require an experienced Senior Employment Solicitor to join their Employment department in Birmingham.
 
Work life balance is seen as essential and therefore the firm offer many benefits promoting a healthy working environment in line with the demand for flexible working arrangements.
 
However, there are no compromises in relation to the quality of work on offer which includes complex,  interesting, varied  and technically challenging cases that require dealing with the most senior figures in organisations and businesses.
 
The Senior Employment Solicitor will work on a full mixed and varied caseload of both contentious and non-contentious Employment files. The Employment cases will involve Employment Disputes, Tribunals, all aspects of Employment Litigation, Restructures, Redundancies, Whistleblowing, HR advice and client training.
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £80,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Personal Injury Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Personal Injury £50k - 72k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025621
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Personal Injury Solicitor
 
An additional Personal Injury Solicitor is required by a leading national law firm with offices across the UK to be situated in Birmingham. The Personal Injury team receive instructions as a result of their panel relationships and therefore act for NHS clients defending and resolving Personal Injury claims.
 
The Personal Injury Solicitor will be required to manage a mixture of Employer Liability and Public Liability files through fast and multi track. However, the team encourage Solicitors to work upon more complex and technical files whilst supporting other experienced Solicitors in the team.
 
Whilst hybrid and flexible working arrangements there will be a need to work from the Birmingham office whilst not working from home.
 
The culture is professional, yet friendly and supportive.
 
Salary will depend upon experience £50,000 to £72,000+ bonus

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £50k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025395
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Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A Commercial Property department of a very well established and regarded law firm with a presence in Salisbury requires an experienced Commercial Property Solicitor.
 
The Firm
An established private practice advising on all aspects commercial property law throughout the southern region with an excellent client base providing good quality work.
 
The Role
This is an excellent opportunity for a commercial property solicitor to join a well respected firm recognised as a leader in Wiltshire dealing with some very high net worth clients with landed and rural estates. the commercial property team are looking for someone from newly qualified upwards to work on a case load involving a full range of high quality work for estates and landowners, including sales and purchases of freehold land, commercial leases, farm business tenancies and general property advice and support.  Working within a team you will manage your own case load and assist with large transactions.
 
The Candidate
Essential the successful commercial property solicitor will be highly motivated, client focused individual with commercial acumen.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Associate Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £63k - 73k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024721
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Senior Associate Defendant Clinical Negligence Solicitor


This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing team delivering this work in Leeds and developing existing relationships with health care organisations.
The successful candidate will be expected to have clinical negligence litigation experience and be well-versed in understanding the needs of the firm's client base, preferably gained at a NHS Resolution Panel firm, together with experience of handling and advising on cases involving complex issues and maximum severity injuries.


Experience of managing claims against GPs is an advantage but not essential. The role will involve managing a caseload of claims on instructions from NHS Resolution. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to work closely with a Partner who will supervise your work and there will be opportunities for client contact and business development.


Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £55k - 72k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024813
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Commercial Litigation Solicitor
 
A specialist Commercial Litigation Solicitor is required by an award winning law firm with  a strong focus on work/life balance. The role will be hybrid with the opportunity to enjoy flexible hours whilst attending the office, depending upon diaries etc. One or two days per week in Leeds.
 
The Commercial Litigation Solicitor will be involved in a varied caseload including contractual claims, procurement challenges, competition, contentious intellectual property, debt recovery, fraud recovery, reputation management and defamation.
 
The Commercial Litigation Associate role offers excellent career prospects with the opportunity to develop both business development, people management and team leadership skills.
 
Joining a supportive team who are looking for someone who is a qualified Solicitor with good drafting skills, willingness to create and maintain templates and precedents, someone who enjoys variety in their work, feels confident in managing external counsel and experts and will take early responsibility for handling the challenges of litigation, mediation, adjudication, arbitration or expert determinations.
 
Excellent salary package and benefits available including bonus, private healthcare, flexible benefits (buy & sell holiday).
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £60k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024892
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Commercial Litigation Solicitor
 
A Leeds office of a leading UK law firm has a requirement for a Commercial Litigation Solicitor to deal with a range of commercial cases including contractual claims, procurement challenges, competition, contentious IP, debt recovery, fraud recovery, defamation and reputation management.
 
The role offers hybrid and flexible working and the ethos based upon work/life balance.
 
The successful candidate will have previous commercial litigation experience with excellent drafting skills, able to create templates and manage external counsel whilst taking early responsibility  handling the challenges off one or more of the following; litigation, arbitration, adjudication, and expert determinations.
 
The role has excellent career prospects in a very supportive law firm.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Projects Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £60k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025625
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Projects Solicitor


A national law firm has an opportunity for an experienced Projects Solicitor to join the Leeds team dealing with very high quality work on behalf of both public and private sector clients.


The Company
A market leading law firm with an outstanding track record for continued growth, providing a first class legal service and recognised for staff welfare. Their client list includes a number of long standing clients from a variety of sectors to include energy, health and property.


The Role
The work will enable the Projects Solicitor to advise on all aspects of Project matters on behalf of local government clients, social housing organisations and healthcare providers across the UK. Projects include complex and high value matters include construction,  infrastructure and other service projects.


The Candidate
A 4+ years' PQE Solicitor with a commercially sharp mind and enthusiasm to further develop a flourishing career in an environment supportive of fulfilling career ambition. Strong communication and team player skills are expected.
Highly competitive salary + benefits including bonus, pension, healthcare

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Associate Employment Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Employment £58k - 82k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025648
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Senior Associate Employment Solicitor


A national law firm with a UK wide Employment department require a Senior Associate Employment Solicitor to join their Leeds office on a hybrid working pattern.The Employment department provides legal advice and training on the full range of employment law issues, supporting clients from board level to generalist HR practitioners, and has a reputation for handling the most sensitive and high-profile employment law cases. This is a great opportunity to work for a growing team within a Top 100 law firm that prides itself on being able to offer top quality work, excellent career prospects and a healthy work life balance in a supportive working environment.
 
The Role
The role will involve working on a range of complex contentious and non-contentious matters including general employment advisory work, the handling of complex employment tribunal claims, whistleblowing, high profile cases, advising on reorganisation and redundancy issues and the application of healthcare legislation to routine employment law scenarios. The post-holder will also be involved in supervision and delegation and delivery of client training/client care.
 
Skills and Experience
The successful candidate should have experience of employment litigation, good client handling skills and be able to work well with other team members. Candidates will be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they are self-motivated and commercially minded, as well as having good interpersonal skills and being able to work effectively in teams.
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £82,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


PI Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Personal Injury £50k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025620
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PI Solicitor
 
A Leeds office of a leading UK law firm has a requirement for a PI Solicitor to join their Personal Injury team dealing with EL and PL cases.
 
The role will predominantly involve the handling of cases on behalf of NHS Trusts and a number of insurer clients. You will manage your own caseload of employers liability and public liability claims.  These will be a mix of pre-litigation and litigated claims of mainly Fast Track and low value Multi track cases, as well as assisting and leading on higher value and more complex claims.
 
It would also be beneficial if you have experience in dealing with Human Rights and data breach cases.
 
They require someone with relevant experience who can demonstrate their ability to assess legal liability, causation and damages and the need for investigation.
 
Self-motivated, ambitious, experienced Associate/Senior Associate with experience in a legal based environment handling personal injury claims, both pre and post litigation.
 
Salary £50,000 to £70,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Clinical Negligence Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £57k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024920
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Clinical Negligence Solicitor
 
A Clinical Negligence Solicitor is required by a London Clinical Negligence department of a private practice law firm.
 
The Clinical Negligence  Solicitor will join a team which offers their employees flexible working arrangements whilst also providing excellent support.
 
The role will suit an experienced Clinical Negligence Solicitor of someone who is looking to cross train from Personal Injury (Catastrophic and Serious Injury of high value claims)
 
The Clinical Negligence Solicitor will handle a mix of complex and severe injuries and will require excellent litigation skills.
 
This is an excellent opportunity with very strong career prospects
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £ 57,000 to £70,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Socia, Mentall & Healthcare Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £60k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024983
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Social, Mental & Healthcare Solicitor
 
As part of planned expansion a specialised Healthcare team has a requirement for a Solicitor to join their London office and work upon a varied Healthcare case load involving inquests, healthcare regulation, mental health, public law and contentious Court of Protection litigation.
 
The successful Solicitor will have a wealth of experience which may have been gained working for a Healthcare Regulator, Local Authority, Health/Hospital Trust or another Healthcare legal practice.
 
The role will involve supervising and supporting a team of junior lawyers, advising clients on the above issues, working alongside a national team of leading lawyers and supportive colleagues.
 
The work includes dealing with some of the most important and politically sensitive cases for the NHS. The successful candidate will therefore need to be a confident lawyer who is self-motivated and able to develop the skills to work with very senior NHS management.
 
Strong medical experience to include healthcare regulation including litigation.
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £80,000 + bonus

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Mental & Social Health Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £54k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024972
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Mental Health & Social Health Solicitor
 
A London office of a very successful and leading law firm in supporting health and social care clients require a Solicitor with previous public law experience to work upon a varied case load, often of the highest confidentiality and quality.
 
The firm holds a prestigious reckoning for their support and trust in employees and their own welfare providing excellent work life balance  
 
The successful Lawyer will be either a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive, being provided with the opportunity, to work on a caseload involving Court of Protection litigation, mental health and mental capacity law, inquests, public law including governance, patient safety CQC and related healthcare regulation, confidentiality and information law.
 
There are genuine career prospects and the firm has an extremely supportive culture whilst offering agile and flexible working
 
Salary to £75000 depending upon experience + Pension, Healthcare + Bonus.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £58k - 85k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024814
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Commercial Litigation Solicitor
 
A national law firm with offices across the UK has a requirement for a Commercial Litigation Solicitor to join their Commercial Litigation team in London. The firm offers hybrid and flexible working and has an extremely high regard for a healthy work life/balance.
 
The Commercial Litigation team require someone to deal with a range of interesting and often technically challenging matters such as contractual claims, procurement challenges, competition, contentious intellectual property, debt recovery, fraud recovery, reputation management and defamation.
 
An excellent career opportunity exists including development of leadership , people management and business development skills.
 
Competitive package.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Mental & Social Health Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £57k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024872
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Mental Health & Social Health Solicitor
 
A national law firm, recognised as a market leader, with a diverse healthcare client base has a new opportunity for a Mental Health & Social HealthSolicitor to join their dedicated team offering advice upon public law at the highest levels.
 
The Mental Health & Social Health Senior Associate  may be a qualified Solicitor of Legal Executive with a strong background involving Court of Protection litigation, mental health and mental capacity law, inquests, public law including governance, patient safety CQC and related healthcare regulation, confidentiality and information law.
 
The role will require one or two days per week within the London office and the remainder can be undertaken working remotely.
 
Salary to £75,000 depending upon experience + Pension, Healthcare + Bonus.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £65k - 77k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024518
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Property Litigation Solicitor
 
A small team of 8  Property Litigation Solicitors, within a larger Property Department, have a requirement for an experienced Contentious Property Solicitor to work with a diverse client base including health, housing and emergency services sectors.
 
The Contentious Property Solicitor will work on a diverse caseload involving Landlord & Tenant, building disputes and lease renewal disputes relating to rent.
 
The work is on behalf of many public sector clients, as well as private client, and offers the opportunity to develop leadership and business development skills within their highly motivated and ambitious team.
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £77,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Projects Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Company Commercial £60k - 85k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025623
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Projects Solicitor
 
A London office of a national leading law firm has a requirement for a Projects Solicitor to join their Corporate and Commercial department concentrating upon full life-cycle Project work including advising upon design and structuring of projects, advising on operational issues and terminations. the team also advise upon a full range of disputes including procurement, construction, payment and fire safety disputes.
 
The project work is often complex and involves both, high value, public and private sector client work.
 
Skills
 
Excellent drafting, negotiating and advising upon project documents.
Commercially aware.
Well organised.
 
Salary to £85,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Barrister Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £65k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024827
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Barrister
 
A superb opportunity to work within a law firm as part of a dedicated team of Barristers focusing upon Professional Misconduct advocacy. The role is hybrid and depending upon diaries one or two days in the firm's London office. Additional health work/life balance incentives include flexible hours.
 
The successful Barrister will enjoy on files whilst being responsible for presenting cases but also requires managing an investigatory caseload relating to Professional Misconduct matters, undertaking advocacy, involving interim and substantive hearings. This includes shorter more straightforward hearings as well as more complex cases such as sexual misconduct, dishonesty allegations/ fraud and serious instances of deficient professional performance. Hearings are usually contested and in the majority of cases the alleged persons are represented, most often by counsel. It is likely that there will also be opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators.
 
Other advocacy opportunities arising from other aspects of the department's work will be likely.
 
Candidates will have practised in the area of crime, and are looking for that next step up.
Salary to £75000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Barrister Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £65k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024862
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Barrister
 
A superb opportunity to work within a law firm as part of a dedicated team of Barristers focusing upon Professional Misconduct advocacy. The role is hybrid and depending upon diaries one or two days in the firm's London office. Additional health work/life balance incentives include flexible hours.
 
The successful Barrister will enjoy on files whilst being responsible for presenting cases but also requires managing an investigatory caseload relating to Professional Misconduct matters, undertaking advocacy, involving interim and substantive hearings. This includes shorter more straightforward hearings as well as more complex cases such as sexual misconduct, dishonesty allegations/ fraud and serious instances of deficient professional performance. Hearings are usually contested and in the majority of cases the alleged persons are represented, most often by counsel. It is likely that there will also be opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators.
 
Other advocacy opportunities arising from other aspects of the department's work will be likely.
 
Candidates will have practised in the area of crime, and are looking for that next step up.
Salary to £75000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Lawyer Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £57k - 87k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024322
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Regulatory Lawyer
 
A unique opportunity to join a "Best Companies to work for" accredited leading law firm within their Regulatory team of Regulatory lawyers undertaking Professional Discipline based in London. Whilst, the firm has adopted hybrid and flexible working it is expected the work will require 2 days in the office based in London.
 
The work requires managing an investigatory caseload where it is alleged that the registrant has been guilty of serious professional misconduct or has a conviction which renders them unfit to practice. This includes investigatory work and preparing cases for hearings before panels and committees of the relevant regulators. The work is varied, challenging and rewarding and the cases cover everything from large-scale fraud or multi-patient clinical failings through to inappropriate sexualised behaviour.


MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


The successful candidate will carry out the day-to-day conduct of the regulator's cases under the supervision of a partner and with the assistance of a paralegal. In summary:


·Review instructions and liaise with the client regarding the proposed investigation;
·Prepare advice on procedural and evidential issues;
·Interview key witnesses, taking full statements in relation to the incident in question. This may include interviews with clinicians about complex matters;
·Ensure support for any vulnerable witnesses
·Act as the main point of contact for the client, keeping the client informed of progress;
·Ensure that all factual evidence required to prove the allegations is obtained;
·Instruct experts and identify if any amendments are necessary to expert reports;
·Liaise with registrants' representatives and registrants acting in person;
·Prepare instructions to counsel (both our internal advocates and the external Bar);
·Attend conferences with counsel;
·Ensure that all action points following the conference are completed;
·Assist with drafting allegations;
·Identify relevant material and ensure proper disclosure of unused material;
·Liaise with the listing team in relation to hearings;
·Liaise with the registrant's team or registrant in person in the run up to the hearing;
·Supervise the preparation of the hearing bundle by the paralegal;
·Attend hearing in whole or part, depending on client requirements;
·Prepare matters in response to any appeal to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council or the High Court;
·Provide advice to clients on issues related to regulatory and disciplinary law;
·Assist with advice to clients on matters of statutory interpretation and policy;
·Assist with training programmes for regulatory clients, both devising and delivering workshops, case studies etc.;
·Write articles and provide updates to the team in relation to regulatory and disciplinary topics.
 
Candidates will be expected to demonstrate at interview that they are self-motivated and commercially minded, as well as having good interpersonal skills and being able to work effectively in teams.
 
Salary, dependent upon experience, to £87,000 with excellent benefits package including pension, private healthcare, opportunity to buy and sell holiday. Flexible working hours and hybrid working.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Professional Regulation Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £60k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024801
Details:

Professional Regulation Advocacy
 
A leading law firm in the area of Professional Regulation employing over 100 members within the department has a requirement for a Professional Regulation Advocacy specialist to join their national team in London. The firm operate a hybrid and flexible working pattern whilst being able to offer excellent career prospects with genuine development opportunities within a busy, professional and supportive collaborative environment.
 
The Professional Regulation Advocacy specialist will be required to work upon behalf of Regulator clients managing cases involving alleged professional misconduct attending conferences and presenting cases to practice committees.
 
The work is varied, challenging and rewarding and the cases cover everything from large-scale fraud or multi- patient clinical failings through to inappropriate sexualised behaviour.
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £75,000 + bonus

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Healthcare Solicitor Permanent, Greater London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £60k - 90k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024328
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Healthcare Solicitor


A hybrid opportunity to work in a Healthcare team for a Healthcare Solicitor and work on a mix of Mental Health, Court of Protection, CQC regulations and Inquests.


This is an outstanding opportunity for a Solicitor to join a dedicated team of Healthcare specialists offering excellent, varied and consistent quality of work.


The firm offer have a highly supportive culture and offer flexible, hybrid working.


The successful Healthcare Solicitor will have a good grounding within Healthcare law.


Salary to £90,000 dependent upon relevant experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £60k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025067
Details:

Regulatory Solicitor
 
One of the country's leading regulatory law department has a new opportunity, due to increased work, for a Regulatory Solicitor. The role will focus upon Regulatory advocacy at hearings and in front of Tribunal panels.
 
This opportunity requires a qualified Solicitor with experience in undertaking a caseload involving Hearing and Court Advocacy for professional discipline cases whilst also contributing to the investigatory stages with the support of paralegals.
 
The work is both varied, good quality and provides the opportunity to appear at hearings and court whilst acting for regulatory clients prosecuting professionals for alleged offences in office.
 
The successful Solicitor will have good advocacy skills and will have, preferably experience of professional discipline experience, alternatively a previous history of working as a Criminal Advocate, Regulatory Solicitor, Professional Negligence or Commercial Litigation Solicitor may also be considered.
 
Excellent career opportunity.
 
Salary dependent upon experience
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Fitness to Practise Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £63k - 82k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025652
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Fitness to Practise Solicitor
 
A London office of a leading law firm at the forefront of Regulatory law has an additional requirement within their extensive team. The Regulatory Department require an experience Solicitor, Solicitor Advocate or Barrister to work on a busy caseload of Fitness to Practise cases.
 
The successful Fitness to Practise Solicitor will be required to undertake their own advocacy whilst presenting cases at final substantive hearing, in addition to, representing regulator clients at interim application and case management hearings.
 
Essentially, the team need someone with excellent advocacy and fitness to practise experience.
 
There will be ample opportunity to work in the High Court and on appeals.
 
Salary to £82,000, bonus, flexible benefits, flexible and hybrid working.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Fitness to Practise Advocate Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £60k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025604
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Fitness to Practise Advocate
 
A Fitness to Practise Advocate is required by a law firm in London to work in their Professional Discipline team acting on behalf of regulatory clients. The successful Fitness to Practise Advocate will be a UK qualified Solicitor Advocate or Barrister.
 
The Firm
A leading law firm with  a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector, including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, police, fire and rescue services, independent health and social care providers, charities and GP practices.
 
The Role
The work requires representing clients at conferences, hearings, tribunals and in Court (where required)
to present cases to Practice Committees/Interim Orders Committees.
As an advocate within the Regulatory Division you will primarily present cases at final substantive hearings and represent regulators at interim application and case management hearings. This includes presenting the full range of cases taken forward to hearing by professional regulators including those involving dishonesty, fraud, sexual misconduct and serious instances of deficient professional performance. You will work with expert witnesses and support vulnerable witnesses and those with additional support needs to give best evidence.
 
The Candidate
Candidates will be a UK qualified Solicitor or Barrister with  professional discipline or fitness to practise experience. Successful candidates will work within and support an experienced and expanding team of lawyers, advocates and case progression paralegals. Advocacy experience, including trial/ final hearing advocacy is essential preferably in a professional disciplinary/ fitness to practise.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Barrister Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £65k - 87k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025595
Details:

Regulatory Barrister
 
A leading Regulatory department require an experienced Regulatory Solicitor or qualified Barrister with Tribunal representation experience. The successful Regulatory person will join a highly successful department, employing over 100 people, and due to an increase in volumes of work, the require an additional, talented individual to service a mix of regulator clients.
 
The role will primarily present cases at final substantive hearing and represent regulators at interim application and case management hearings. This includes presenting the full range of cases taken forward to hearing by professional regulators including those involving dishonesty, fraud, sexual misconduct and serious instances of deficient professional performance. There will be opportunities to work with expert witnesses and to support vulnerable witnesses and those with additional support needs to give best evidence.
 
There are also opportunities to input into case direction at all stages of the investigation and preparation process. This includes: evidence reviews, allegation drafting, preparing opening notes, case summaries and written applications/ skeleton arguments and advice on all types of legal and evidential issues arising during the course of case preparation and presentation. There are also opportunities to get involved in our broader advisory work with clients, including the use of statutory powers and a wide range of other issues affecting regulators.
 
Depending on qualification and experience, it is likely that there will opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators. There are also opportunities to work with clients on continuous improvement projects and scope for involvement in training for panel members and in-house teams.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Prosecution Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £60k - 76k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024973
Details:

Regulatory Prosecution Solicitor
 
A leading law firm acting for a large number of UK Regulators including Healthcare and Education require a Regulatory Prosecution Solicitor, UK qualified, to act as an advocate at final substantive hearings, interim application and case management hearings.
 
As an advocate within the Regulatory Division you will primarily present cases at final substantive hearing and represent regulators at interim application and case management hearings. This includes presenting the full range of cases taken forward to hearing by professional regulators including those involving dishonesty, fraud, sexual misconduct and serious instances of deficient professional performance. There will be opportunities to work with expert witnesses and to support vulnerable witnesses and those with additional support needs to give best evidence.
 
There are also opportunities to input into case direction at all stages of the investigation and preparation process. This includes: evidence reviews, allegation drafting, preparing opening notes, case summaries and written applications/ skeleton arguments and advice on all types of legal and evidential issues arising during the course of case preparation and presentation.
 
Additionally, opportunities to work upon broader advisory work with clients, including the use of statutory powers and a wide range of other issues affecting regulators.
 
Depending on qualification and experience, it is likely that there will opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Solicitor Advocate/Barrister Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £63k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025499
Details:

Solicitor Advocate/Barrister
 
A leading Regulatory department require experienced Solicitor Advocate/Barrister to undertake Tribunal representation. The role offers hybrid and flexible working out of the firm's London office.
 
The successful Solicitor Advocate/Barrister will primarily present cases at final substantive hearing and represent regulators at interim application and case management hearings. This includes presenting the full range of cases taken forward to hearing by professional regulators including those involving dishonesty, fraud, sexual misconduct and serious instances of deficient professional performance. There will be opportunities to work with expert witnesses and to support vulnerable witnesses and those with additional support needs to give best evidence.
 
There are also opportunities to input into case direction at all stages of the investigation and preparation process. This includes: evidence reviews, allegation drafting, preparing opening notes, case summaries and written applications/ skeleton arguments and advice on all types of legal and evidential issues arising during the course of case preparation and presentation. There are also opportunities to get involved in our broader advisory work with clients, including the use of statutory powers and a wide range of other issues affecting regulators.
 
Depending on qualification and experience, it is likely that there will opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators. There are also opportunities to work with clients on continuous improvement projects and scope for involvement in training for panel members and in-house teams.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Solicitor Regulatory Barrister Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £63k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025574
Details:

Solicitor Regulatory Barrister
 
A leading Regulatory department require experienced Senior Regulatory Barrister to undertake Tribunal representation. The role offers hybrid and flexible working out of the firm's London office.
 
The successful Senior Solicitor Regulatory Barrister will primarily present cases at final substantive hearing and represent regulators at interim application and case management hearings. This includes presenting the full range of cases taken forward to hearing by professional regulators including those involving dishonesty, fraud, sexual misconduct and serious instances of deficient professional performance. There will be opportunities to work with expert witnesses and to support vulnerable witnesses and those with additional support needs to give best evidence.
 
There are also opportunities to input into case direction at all stages of the investigation and preparation process. This includes: evidence reviews, allegation drafting, preparing opening notes, case summaries and written applications/ skeleton arguments and advice on all types of legal and evidential issues arising during the course of case preparation and presentation. There are also opportunities to get involved in our broader advisory work with clients, including the use of statutory powers and a wide range of other issues affecting regulators.
 
Depending on qualification and experience, it is likely that there will opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators. There are also opportunities to work with clients on continuous improvement projects and scope for involvement in training for panel members and in-house teams.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Tribunal Advocate Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Employment £65k - 78k per year

Job Ref: JO0000024543
Details:

Employment Tribunal Advocate
 
A national law firm with offices strategically located across the UK require an Employment Tribunal Advocate in London.
 
The successful candidate will either be a qualified Barrister or a qualified Solicitor with excellent Employment Tribunal experience.
 
Work as part of a team the Employment department provides legal advice and training on the full range of employment law issues, supporting clients from board level to generalist HR practitioners, and has a reputation for handling the most sensitive and high-profile employment law cases.
 
This is a great opportunity to work for a growing team within a Top 100 law firm that prides itself on being able to offer top quality work, excellent career prospects and a healthy work life balance in a supportive working environment.
 
The team handles hundreds of Employment Tribunal claims each year, the majority of which proceed to a full hearing and in many of which the firm's clients are represented by the team's in-house advocates.
 
The candidate will be an experienced Advocate and will be required to represent Respondent clients at Employment Tribunal hearings, from preliminary case management hearings through to complex, multi-day final hearings.
 
The candidate should have good client handling skills, excellent technical employment law knowledge and be able to work well with other team members.
 
Salary £65,000 to £78,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Personal Injury Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

Solicitor, Personal Injury £60k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000025619
Details:

Personal Injury Solicitor
 
A great opportunity for a Personal Injury Solicitor to join a leading team in their London office. The Personal Injury team require a Solicitor to manage a case load of EL, PL and Human Rights cases, in addition to data breach work.
 
The role requires previous experience in pre and litigated EL and PL file management through Fast track and Low Multi track. Opportunity exists to work on more complex and higher value files
 
Salary £60,000 to £80,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


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