Commercial Lawyer

Southampton, Hampshire
21 May 2018
25 Jun 2018
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0-2yrs PQE

Our nationally based commercial lawyers are integral to our continuing success.  Representing an impressive range of FTSE 250 clients on high-profile, business-critical transactions and regulatory matters, they play a vital role in helping clients remove obstacles to growth and success.  The team comprises of specialists in commercial, IT, IP, data protection and competition across our network of UK offices with nationally recognised leaders in their field, the team is one of the largest and most successful of its type.

As a result of new client wins and expansion into new markets, Partner and Team Head, Paula Bartlett is looking for a commercial lawyer with around one year's experience to join the team in Southampton.

What will you be doing?

Working alongside an already successful team, you'll find yourself working on a wide spectrum of work from negotiating large outsourcing deals to drafting smaller supply contracts and everything in between for an enviable client base of household names in a wide variety of sectors such as chemicals, manufacturing, telecoms, retail and financial institutions.

What does the ideal candidate look like?

We're interested in hearing from lawyers with broad experience of commercial contracts, ecommerce, and/or data protection.  If you've got the whole package – experience gained in the city, in-house or at a large regional firm, good client and team communication skills, excellent drafting skills and can help us deliver pragmatic and concise advice to our clients then we definitely want to hear from you.

So what makes it so great to work here?

Not only will you have access to fantastic quality work, unparalleled outside of the city, this opportunity also provides the building blocks for a great career that will allow you to ultimately identify and then hone an area of expertise to further develop your career with access to a variety of opportunities to really get to know and understand our clients business from the inside.

We're building a reputation for the provision of premium commercial advice that delivers results for both our lawyers who love the work they do, and for our clients whom we are helping to grow, expand and succeed.

And that's not all, alongside a competitive salary you'll receive a flexible benefits package so you can pick and choose between the benefits that matter most to you.

If you think that’s you, why not get in touch to find out more; my name is Emma Forrester and you can reach me on 0117 989 6593.

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