Commercial Dispute Resolution Solicitor

Job reference: 000029

Location: Bristol

Salary: Competitive + Benefits

Employment type: Permanent

Department: Commercial Dispute Resolution

Division: Company Commercial

Hours per week: 35

PQE/Experience: NQ - 2 PQE

Thrings is a vibrant expanding law firm with a diverse client base offering excellent career prospects to talented and driven individuals.  We operate in offices in Bristol, Bath, London, Swindon and Romsey, serving clients within the UK, but increasingly with an international presence.

We’re a client focussed firm who has award winning lawyers working for us.  We’re noted by Chambers & Partners for the relationships we’ve built with our clients, and the increasing presence we’re building in the markets and clients we serve.  We provide a range of services to different clients in areas such as Agriculture, Private Client, Corporate & Commercial and Commercial Property and are noted for having specialists that practice in each of these areas.  We work across offices, with different practice areas to best serve the needs of our clients.

An opportunity has arisen for a NQ-2 PQE Solicitor to join the Commercial Dispute Resolution team in our modern Bristol office.  Your role will be to provide high quality dispute resolution and litigation advice and services to the firm’s clients who engage with us to pursue, defend and resolve their commercial disputes. Working under guidance of a highly regarded Partner and forming part of the wider CDR team you will get involved in a variety of tasks including:

  • Conducting detailed investigation and analysis of facts and legal issues
  • Formulating and advising clients in relation to disputes including providing advice on merits and strategy
  • Instructing counsel and experts
  • Preparing for and attending court hearings
  • Business Development opportunities, both within the CDR team and part of the wider Firm’s initiatives to promote the services of the Firm.

In order to be our next CDR Solicitor you will need to demonstrate that you have excellent analytical and legal research skills, you can think proactively and laterally in order to anticipate and solve our client’s legal problems, and be able to formulate well-reasoned, logical and sound conclusions.  You will be able to show us that you are a confident communicator who has the ability to adapt their communication style to different audiences.

We like to pride ourselves on the fact we encourage our employees to strike a good work/life balance, rewarding your hard work with time off to do what matters most to you.  With an excellent flexible benefits package which you can tailor for you and your family, we commit to fully taking care of our employees and their wellbeing.

If all of this appeals to you; then don’t hesitate to apply!

By joining Thrings you’re joining an ever growing Firm; we have experts who serve clients in a variety of industries and Practice in many different areas of Law.  We’re keen to recruit and retain the right talent to help us grow and develop as a Firm.  We’re a Top 100 Law Firm with offices in Swindon, Bristol, Bath, London & Romsey; with award winning teams it’s clear to see why people want to work with us


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