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Legal Counsel - Debt Recovery

London, Greater London, United Kingdom, £30,000 - £35,000 , Permanent

Posted: 7 hours ago


Job Title: Legal Counsel - Debt Litigation
Location: South Manchester
Basic Salary: Up to £35k + Package
Working Pattern: Currently fully remote. Post Covid plan to offer very good flexibility but with some requirements to work from their South Manchester base

Douglas Scott are working with a leading technology business, on the search for a new debt recovery professional to join their small but growing in-house legal team.

Reporting into the Debt Recovery Manager, you will be responsible for supporting the debt recovery function within the business and working alongside a small team of debt recovery professionals on some complex debt litigation work.

The ideal candidate will be likely be responsible for the following (but not limited to):

Running your own caseload of debt recovery matters for the business (made up predominantly of fast track work but some small and multi-track matters as well)
Negotiating settlements using formal and informal ADR methods
Attending hearings as a witness or as a representative
Regular reporting into the Debt Recovery Manager on caseload progress
The ideal candidate will have:

At least 3 years prior experience within commercial recoveries from a legal setting
Have a working knowledge of Contract Law and the CPR
If this role sounds of interest, please apply by sending over an updated CV and I'll be in touch to discuss further

Job Details

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
£30,000 - £35,000