Legal Jobs Birmingham

Employment Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Employment £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021002
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Employment Solicitor
 
A law firm within the  Birmingham area has an opportunity for a 2 + years PQE Employment Solicitor to join their busy Employment department.
 
The Firm
A privately owned private practice law firm with a long history and strong roots within the local community. The practice supports businesses and individuals throughout the Birmingham area.
 
The Role
 
The Employment role requires the employment Solicitor to manage a busy varied case load of both contentious and non contentious employment matters to include advising upon redundancy, unfair dismissal, discrimination, constructive dismissal, undertaking tribunal cases, providing HR support and corporate support.
 
 
The Candidate
A qualified and experience Employment Solicitor with 2+ PQE with proven employment tribunal experience and strong drafting skills. The Employment Solicitor will have excellent academics and possess good employment legal technical skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Family £38k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021849
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Family Lawyer
 
A highly regarded law firm with offices in the Birmingham area providing legal services to clients throughout the region and West Midlands require a qualified Family Lawyer to join their Family department.
 
The Firm
A privately owned private practice law firm with a long history and strong roots within the local community. The practice supports businesses and individuals throughout the Birmingham area.
 
The Role
The Family Lawyer role is based within a Family Department and will enable the successful candidate to work on a varied case load of privately funded family matters such as  divorce, separation, cohabitation and ancillary relief.  
 
The Candidate
The Family Lawyer will be qualified as a Solicitor or  Legal Executive with experience of running a sole family case load under supervision with at least 2 years PQE. Good academics and strong communications.
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Family £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021874
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Family Solicitor
 
A very experienced family solicitor is required to join a family team in Birmingham. The family solicitor will be required  to manage a case load of privately funded family files on a full time basis.
 
The Firm
A law firm with offices based in the Birmingham area and employing over 40 staff. The firm work across all areas of law providing legal services to clients from business and individuals.
 
The Role
The family department work with large percentage of high net worth clients offering good quality work. The Family Solicitor will manage a case load of privately funded family files including divorce, separation, cohabitation, ancillary relief and private children law.
 
The Candidate
The successful family solicitor will have extensive previous post qualification experience in dealing with privately funded matrimonial cases including divorce, financial matters and children law. Previous advocacy experience would be beneficial in addition to strong experience in  the preparation of trial bundles for both county court and the family proceedings court.
The family solicitor will contribute to the expansion of the client base through business development activities and the firms marketing.
 
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 49k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021125
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Private Client Lawyer
 
A private client lawyer with at least 4 years PQE is required by a law firm in the West Midlands.
 
The Firm
A privately owned private practice law firm with a long history and strong roots within the local community. The practice supports businesses and individuals throughout the Birmingham area.
 
The Role
The successful Private client Lawyer will be required to manage a mixed case load of lasting power of attorney, wills, probate and deputyships whilst overseeing other lawyers in the department.
 
The Candidate
Ideally, the successful private client lawyer will be STEP qualified and be either a qualified solicitor or legal executive with at least 4 years PQE. Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

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

Job Ref: JO0000021735
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Residential Conveyancer
 
A qualified and experienced Residential Conveyancer required for a busy and professional Birmingham property team offering an excellent opportunity to work on a residential transactional case load in their Birmingham office.
 
The Firm
A law firm with offices based in the Birmingham area and employing over 40 staff. The firm work across all areas of law providing legal services to clients from business and individuals.
 
The Role
The Residential Conveyancer role is a replacement for an experienced Residential Conveyancer and the successful candidate will inherit a full case load. the work will involve developing new business, managing existing clients and supporting less experienced Residential Conveyancers in the team.
 
The Candidate
The successful  Residential Conveyancer will have extensive experience as a Residential Conveyancer. In return this position offers autonomy in addition to working as part of a team and opportunity to utilise network and marketing skills. Candidates may be qualified Solicitors, Legal Executives or Licensed Conveyancers.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022003
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Regulatory Solicitor
 
A Regulatory Solicitor with 2 year PQE is required by a law firm in Birmingham to work in their Professional Discipline team.
 
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

Solicitors 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


Barrister Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £55k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021670
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Barrister
 
This is an outstanding opportunity for a qualified Barrister to work in-house within a leading UK law firm based in their Birmingham office. .
 
The Firm
Employs over 450 staff across the UK and has a long established list of clients from both the private and public sector. The firm has continued to thrive in these adverse times and continue to recruit new hires.
 
The Role
Working closely with Regulatory bodies the Barrister will prosecute professionals in alleged misconduct cases.
Advocacy typically involves interim and substantive hearings.
Hearings are usually contested and in the majority of cases
Opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Barrister with at least 2+ year's call, ideally, with previous experience in the field of regulation and professional discipline is strongly preferred, it is not essential.  Experience or the ability to supervise more junior lawyers is essential.
 
Salary to dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Barrister Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £55k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022006
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Barrister
 
This is an outstanding opportunity for a qualified Barrister to work in-house within a leading UK law firm based in their Birmingham office. .
 
The Firm
Employs over 450 staff across the UK and has a long established list of clients from both the private and public sector. The firm has continued to thrive in these adverse times and continue to recruit new hires.
 
The Role
Working closely with Regulatory bodies the Barrister will prosecute professionals in alleged misconduct cases.
Advocacy typically involves interim and substantive hearings.
Hearings are usually contested and in the majority of cases
Opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Barrister with at least 2+ year's call, ideally, with previous experience in the field of regulation and professional discipline is strongly preferred, it is not essential.  Experience or the ability to supervise more junior lawyers is essential.
 
Salary to dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Barrister Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £55k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021670
Details:

Barrister
 
This is an outstanding opportunity for a qualified Barrister to work in-house within a leading UK law firm based in their Birmingham office. .
 
The Firm
Employs over 450 staff across the UK and has a long established list of clients from both the private and public sector. The firm has continued to thrive in these adverse times and continue to recruit new hires.
 
The Role
Working closely with Regulatory bodies the Barrister will prosecute professionals in alleged misconduct cases.
Advocacy typically involves interim and substantive hearings.
Hearings are usually contested and in the majority of cases
Opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Barrister with at least 2+ year's call, ideally, with previous experience in the field of regulation and professional discipline is strongly preferred, it is not essential.  Experience or the ability to supervise more junior lawyers is essential.
 
Salary to dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Barrister Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £55k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021913
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Barrister
 
A leading UK Regulatory team in a nationwide law firm has an opportunity for a qualified Barrister to join them based in their Birmingham office.


The Firm


A leading law firm with a flexible and agile approach working on a national basis with many of the leading regulatory bodies.


The Role


A top ranked professional discipline team work with regulatory bodies, primarily in the health sector but, increasingly, more widely across a number of professional disciplines. 
The work largely involves presenting cases but also 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.
Advocacy typically involves 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 registrants 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. Depending on experience, there are likely to be other advocacy opportunities arising from other aspects of the department's work.


The Candidate


A qualified Barrister with at least 2+ year's call, ideally, with previous experience in the field of regulation and professional discipline is strongly preferred, it is not essential and Barristers with criminal background may be considered.  Experience or the ability to supervise more junior lawyers is essential.


This is a great opportunity to join a friendly, dynamic and expanding team in a market leading firm with the opportunity to influence and shape the ways the dispute advocacy service evolves moving forwards.
Salary to dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

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

Job Ref: JO0000021666
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Private Client Lawyer
 
A dedicated private client team, in the Birmingham area, require an experienced private client lawyer to join their team to undertake an existing case load.
 
The Firm
A law firm with offices based in the Birmingham area and employing over 40 staff. The firm work across all areas of law providing legal services to clients from business and individuals.
 
The Role
The Private Client Lawyer will be required to manage a varied private client case load  to include wills, probate, estate administration, court of protection and trusts.
 
The candidate
The private client lawyer will have solid technical skills and will have gained a healthy, continuous post qualification experience, of 4+ PQE, in a private client career handling wills, probate, estate administration, trusts and court of protection matters. Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

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

Job Ref: JO0000021778
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Private Client Lawyer
 
A dedicated private client team, in the Birmingham area, require an experienced private client lawyer to join their team to undertake an existing case load.
 
The Firm
A law firm with offices based in the Birmingham area and employing over 40 staff. The firm work across all areas of law providing legal services to clients from business and individuals.
 
The Role
The Private Client Lawyer will be required to manage a varied private client case load  to include wills, probate, estate administration, court of protection and trusts.
 
The candidate
The private client lawyer will have solid technical skills and will have gained a healthy, continuous post qualification experience, of 4+ PQE, in a private client career handling wills, probate, estate administration, trusts and court of protection matters. Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior/Clinical Negligence Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £50k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022009
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Senior/Clinical Negligence Solicitor
 
A new opportunity has arisen within a Birmingham Clinical Negligence and Medical Malpractice department for a Senior/Clinical Negligence Solicitor.
 
The Firm
The firm acts for 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 Senior/Clinical Negligence Solicitor role will involve managing a case load of claims on instructions from NHS Resolution against GP's and other medical professionals. 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
The Senior/Clinical Negligence Solicitor will be aa self-motivated, ambitious and experienced Solicitor, Senior Solicitor or Associate to join a highly regarded and expanding clinical negligence/medical malpractice litigation team. The successful candidate will be expected to have litigation experience and well-versed in understanding the needs of our 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 to £80,000
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


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