New - 3-4 PQE Litigation & Arbitration Associate, Leading International Firm, London

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New - 3-4 PQE Litigation & Arbitration Associate, Leading International Firm, London

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Dispute Resolution

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Chris Woodward

  • Contact email:

    chris@cgwlegal.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    020 3005 3265

  • Job ref:

    CWG LIT 1

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-31

  • Startdate:

    As soon as possible following end of notice period.

​New - 3-4 PQE Litigation & Arbitration Associate, Leading International Firm, London

​An exceptional opportunity exists to join our leading litigation and arbitration practice group. The firm consists of three global legal Divisions: Business; Dispute Resolution and Private Client & Tax.  We are seeking a charismatic and ambitious mid-level associate with proven technical capability and the ability to develop clients.  The role will focus on all aspects of Litigation and Arbitration work including managing a variety of caseloads.

Job Role

  • Assisting with general commercial litigation and arbitration matters

  • Drafting, reviewing and amending materials and documents such as witness statements, pleadings and briefings

  • Interest in working on international cases

  • Assisting with the preparation of fee estimates and pitches

  • Meeting and building relationships with clients

  • Experience managing large cases, and a variety of caseloads across multiple areas

  • Proven business development skills

Key skills and experience

  • Candidates should be admitted to practice law in England & Wales

  • The successful candidate will have excellent written communication and drafting skills, as well as the ability to demonstrate initiative. 

  • As a successful Litigation Associate, you will be analytical and extremely organised.

  • Candidates should be well versed in commercial litigation and ideally have experience in the areas of insolvency, fraud, and commercial arbitration.

  • Fluency in another language would be ideal.