Dispute Resolution Associate

Job Ref: LF 24341
Posted: 2021-11-24
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A resourceful and qualified lawyer (solicitor or barrister, qualified in a common law jurisdiction) with 1-6 years' post qualification experience is required to join this dynamic legal firm.

If you are commercially focussed and business aware, with excellent organisation and time management skills, and strong attention to detail and drafting skills, get in touch to find out more.

Location

Guernsey, Channel Islands

Responsibilities

Duties will include, but will not be limited to:

Supporting and participating in the successful growth of the firm's Dispute Resolution Team.
Advising and representing clients in connection with a wide range of disputes, particularly in the corporate, banking/funds, trusts, insolvency and public law sectors.
Drafting complex documents with accuracy and appropriate content.
Approaching issues with commercial sense and providing solutions which are pragmatic.
Guiding clients on strategy relating to the particular matter they are advising on, meeting client needs or reacting quickly to changing requirements.
Preparing case analyses and supporting documentation with cost estimates.
Effectively monitoring WIP and amounts billed against cost estimates and agreed budgets and billing arrangements.
Participating in the firm's internal and external training programmes.
Contributing to the development of Know How and precedents when drafting documents.

Skills / Qualifications

Financial services experience, with experience of marketing and generating commercial litigation and other legal business, and a client and service focused approach, along with a a broad commercial litigation background, sound legal technical skills, and the ability to meet deadlines are essential to the role.

How To Apply

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