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Civil Litigation Solicitor

I currently have an exciting opportunity for a Head of Civil Litigation Solicitor for a private law firm in Birmingham.

The firm are looking for an individual with previous experience in Civil Litigation with proof of work on notable civil litigation cases.

The firm are interested in an individual with a good understanding of Civil Litigation to become the head of department and ultimately form their civil litigation department; therefore past experience in Civil Litigation roles with similar responsibilities is essential.

The key responsibilities would include:

, Handling a large volume of civil litigation cases on an ongoing basis
, Dealing with a broad range of civil litigation matters including divorce proceedings, intellectual property disputes and lawsuits
, Building the civil litigation department within the firm
, Dealing efficiently with any and all civil litigation documentation

The ideal candidate will:

, Be a Solicitor or Legal Executive
, Have at least 2 years' experience within civil litigation
, Be completely familiar with the litigation process, including court hearings, arbitration and mediation
, Have experience in dealing with clients face to face
, Be able to perform well under pressure and maintain a standard of work according to targets

The firm is expanding and looking to set up a civil litigation department.

The firm have also stated that it would be desirable for the candidate to be fluent in Punjabi and Urdu, but not essential.

The opportunity presented is an excellent stepping stone in the development of the civil litigation solicitor's career, with genuine career progression and a competitive salary.

Should you wish to discuss this role before applying please contact Laurence Cooper.
Telephone: 01772 208969
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