Employment Solicitor

Robert Walters
£38000 - £50000 per annum
05 Mar 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen with a national law firm looking for an experienced Employment Solicitor in the West Midlands.

This role will provide you with a good platform for career progression as you will have the opportunity to work closely with a senior employment lawyers. The team have an existing caseload so you will be busy from the outset.

The successful Employment Solicitor will:

Advise on a range of contentious and non-contentious employment matters including but not limited to disciplinary matters, grievances, TUPE, employee consultation and Employment Tribunal Claims.

Drafting a range of documents form employee handbooks and Settlement Agreements.

Work with a varied client base across the public and private sector for example housing, commercial and education sectors.

This is a great opportunity to be involved with national work.

About the person

The Employment Solicitor must be a UK qualified solicitor with at least 0-3 years' experience.

Applications from trainees qualifying this year with at least 6 months experience gained during your training contract will be accepted.

Desired attributes of the Employment Solicitor include excellent interpersonal and communication skills, problem-solving and negotiation skills and commercial acumen.

An interest in conducting your own advocacy is also desirable.

About the firm

This national firm are very well regarded in Birmingham city centre and the Employment team attract excellent quality work as a result of their reputation alone. This firm is well known in the market for its friendly atmosphere and open door policy and training and support will be provided to the successful candidate to help progress their career.

For more information about this Employment Solicitor role or other legal roles in Birmingham please get in touch with Nisha Jassi on 0121 260 2562 or email nisha.jassi@robertwalters.com