Senior Commercial Litigation Solicitor



Commercial Litigation Solicitor/Partner

Leeds/Wakefield - Hybrid





My client, a multi disciplined law firm are recruiting in their Commercial Litigation team due to an influx of work.

They have been in the market for over 50 years advising businesses and individuals and offer a high level of service to achieve the results their clients strive for.


They are looking for a senior experienced Commercial Litigator with at least 5 + years PQE to join a very fast paced team.

You will be based in he Leeds or Wakefield office and you will be dealing with a variety of commercial litigation, clinical negligence or professional negligence matters from the initial advice and instruction to the preparation and outcome of the claim.


The key tasks will include:



  • Seeing clients, taking instructions and offering advice

  • Preparing and dealing with cases from inception to conclusion taking full responsibility for those matters allocated to you

  • Ensuring records are correctly detailed on the case management system and your files are maintained in a neat and orderly fashion

  • Maintaining accurate daily time records of your work and ensuring the accurate billing of matters you have handled

  • To be familiar with the current rules relating to professional conduct

  • Assisting the senior members of the team when required


You will need to be an effective communicator and possess excellent attention to detail and be able to work under pressure and manage a full caseload.


If you are interested in applying or hearing more about the role, please send a copy of your CV to Leanne @ l.taylor@clayton-legal.co.uk or alternatively, call on 01772 259121 for an informal discussion.


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