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Solicitor - Disputed Debt Team

Stafford, Derbyshire, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 12hours ago


Solicitor - Disputed Debt Team

Job title - Solicitor - Disputed Debt Team
Location - flexible NG1 5BQ
Salary - £competitive + bonuses
Duration - Full time
Sector - Law

Are you an ambitious paralegal or junior solicitor looking for your next challenge? Do you have a litigation background and wish to progress your career within this area? Would you be interested in working for one of the UK's leading property management firms with market-leading legal expertise and innovative systems?

We are Brady Solicitors, offering a seamless and skilled legal service to the property management industry. We are looking to recruit a junior solicitor who has had a good range of exposure to litigation work to join us...Interested?

Your responsibilities for the role will include:

- Conducting a caseload of 100+ litigation files in the court process from issues through to settlement
- Advising on the law and legal issues relating to a client's case upon receipt of defence.
- Meeting with clients (virtually or actually) taking instructions and providing the necessary advice and services based on the firm's specialism and advising on likely costs.
- Defending interim applications such as applications to set aside judgement and advising clients on merit and cost implications.
- Corresponding with Debtors Mortgage providers, communicating the details of the debt, notifications of proceeding stages etc.
- Drafting and checking documents prior to signing and implementing.

You will have:

- A background with some experience in litigation and preferably some experience of Residential Landlord and Tenant Law.
- Good commercial experience
- Good technical and research skills.
- Systems led - able to follow systems of works and work methodically.
- Good communication skills with an ability to build strong client relationships and rapport building with clients.
- Excellent organisational skills with the ability to complete tasks and projects on time.

You may have a background of the following - Solicitor, Junior Solicitor, Paralegal, Legal Executive, Lawyer, Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Commercial Solicitor, Property Litigation, Property Law, etc.,

No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications. Emerald Starfish are working exclusively with this client on a retained basis.

Closing date for applications is 9th March 2021.


Ref: 96931

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Stafford, Derbyshire, United Kingdom