Our Client, a prominent law firm, is seeking an ambitious and talented Employment Associate to join their thriving team in Manchester. We are not just looking for a Senior Associate; we are searching for a dynamic individual who is ready to embrace a dynamic and challenging role in what is a new location for the firm.
Our Client works collaboratively with leading businesses to safeguard and elevate their most vital assets – their ideas, their people, their brand, and their future. Operating across multiple global offices, including London, Manchester, Dublin, and Hong Kong, Our Client is recognized for its distinctive culture, sector-focused approach, and market-leading practices.
The Employment Team:
Join one of the UK’s leading employment law practices, consistently top-ranked by independent legal directories. Our Client’s Employment team boasts over 180 lawyers, offering unparalleled services to a diverse range of clients, including many of the world’s leading businesses. The team handles both contentious and non-contentious matters, contributing significantly to business development and knowledge-sharing. With a strong international presence, the team operates on a global scale.
As an Employment Associate based in our newly established Manchester office, you will be exclusively involved in employment law matters. Collaborate with senior lawyers on various cases, while also independently managing your own caseload. The role involves a mix of contentious and non-contentious employment work, offering direct client interaction and opportunities for professional growth.
The successful candidate, ideally with 4+ years’ PQE, will have received training in a well-respected employment team. Comprehensive employment law knowledge, strong analytical skills, and effective communication abilities are essential. A commercial approach to client service, comfort with business development, and a team-oriented mindset are crucial.
Our Client’s commitment to professional development is exemplified through a robust training program. Attend seminars and workshops led by external experts and internal specialists. Dedicated Practice Development Lawyers ensure the team stays current with know-how and precedents. Associates benefit from the in-house Business School, providing tools and skills essential for their career advancement.
If you are ready to embark on an exciting journey with a firm that values creativity, technology, and innovation, and if you meet the criteria outlined above, we invite you to apply and be a part of Our Client’s dynamic Employment team in Manchester. Your future starts here! Contact Martin Parr for further details.