Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Negotiable + Benefits
Amongst expert lawyers in a team consistently awarded and regarded as leaders in litigation, this role will involve various commercial litigation matters. These may include fraud claims, breach of commercial contracts, contentious trust and probate issues, and professional negligence in the High Court, domestic and international arbitration and mediation / other forms of ADR. A segment of the department's work has an international element, so you'll benefit from exposure to this. Joining as an Associate, the firm offers City-level work whilst offering a high degree of life balance and progression. The Firm Top 100, 900 strong and built on the foundation of over 200 years of excellence, the firm's national presence offers City-level legal advice underpinned by values of service, quality, integrity and innovation. A truly international law firm, offering commercially aware and pragmatic advice across a broad range of sectors such as construction, transport and infrastructure, banking and financial services, distribution and logistics, education and health, hotels and leisure, defence, engineering and surveying, charities, retail and energy and natural resources. Many HNW individuals trust the firm to provide a holistic service also. Leading by example in terms of talent and culture, teams are built on open ideas, shared experiences and continually honed expertise, being aligned by a common goal of providing unmatched service whilst platforming colleagues to achieve their professional and life goals. The firm is proud of its exceptional retention and internal promotion record; many of the now Chambers-ranked and sector-leading Partners joined as junior members of staff. The Role 3-5 PQE Commercial Litigation Associate to join this leading Legal 500 team in the City of London. In this role, you will work as part of a highly regarded City of London team on a broad spectrum of dispute resolution, including litigation, arbitration and ADR. You will work at the Associate level as part of a team made up of four partners, one Managing Associate and four Senior Associates and will work very collaboratively and there is currently a very clear path to progression within this team when joining at this level. Career development is structured, supported by Partners' mentoring, and allows for rapid movement within the team, meaning for an ambitious Associate, senior status is genuinely within reach. Requirements: * Qualified Solicitor of England & Wales * 3-5 years PQE in Commercial Litigation * Strong academic background, and a history of working within a well-regarded dispute resolution team In joining the UK's leading Dispute Resolution and Litigation team as an Associate, you will work with an enviable client list whilst enjoying continued and ongoing career development and work-life balance. Apply now for confidential consideration, or call Charlie Simpkin at JMC Legal Recruitment for a discrete conversation.