Our client is seeking to recruit an experienced Associate or Senior Associate Banking Litigation Solicitor to join their highly regarded Commercial Litigation team in their Exeter office.
The team advises on both domestic and international disputes, their clients ranging from large multinationals and financial institutions through to local owner-managed businesses and SMEs. Within this role you will be supporting the development and growth of this particular practice area by establishing and enhancing client relationships.
You will work alongside a team of specialist Commercial Litigation lawyers, providing you with an extensive amount of support and the opportunity to gain specialist experience. There will also be the opportunity to support the development of the team by supervising juniors and allowing them to benefit from your skills and expertise. Acting for both claimants and defendants, our client’s team of lawyers hold a depth of experience and insight. They handle a range of matters including media scrutiny, regulatory compliance, and ‘bottom-line’ commercial drivers.
To be considered for this role, you must have at least 4 years’ PQE with strong grounding gained in general Commercial Litigation work as well as exposure to Banking Litigation. There is the expectation that you will expand your own profile and networks amongst the banking and receivers community, as well as having an active interest in business development. You must also be able to maintain your own caseload whilst remaining highly motivated, as well as being keen to progress and develop your career with a specific focus on Banking Litigation. As you will be responsible for supervising junior fee earners and supporting their development, you must be positive and approachable.