Litigation Assistant

  • Competitive
  • Manchester
  • Posted: 16/06/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 215284673

Job Details

Litigation Assistant (Landlord & Tenant), 12 months experience desirable, Manchester, salary (DOE). The firm see the Litigation Assistant role as a steppingstone towards even greater things – to Litigation Executive where, after sufficient tenure (usually circa 12 months), you may apply for the period of recognised training, subject to the application criteria i.e. demonstrable success and commitment in the role. The Partners are looking for people who, with further investment will make excellent litigation lawyers. To apply or to register your interest, please call Melanie on 0161 850 0745 and quote Job Ref:4673

The firm are looking for people who have strong legal academic achievement (LLB, LLM, LPC, GDL). Usually this will be in tandem with relevant work experience, to show a desire for litigation as well as strong commercial acumen. Experience of landlord and tenant disputes is desirable. Its important to have the right attitude, to want to learn and progress, to show professionalism, maturity and aptitude for client handling and the ability to deal with pressure. This is an autonomous role and you will be expected to take responsibility for the tasks in your remit. The Partners are looking for their Trainee Solicitors of the future, so they need to see the correct skills. The tasks within the role will require you to chase relevant parties by telephone, detail checking, making sure the initial attendance is accurate, keeping the case management file fully up to date, client care, research, drafting letters of claim, drafting of court documentation, attending applications, attending conferences, instructing counsel, collating bundles, taking notes, witness statements and case progression. Competitive remuneration package on offer, along with ongoing training and development opportunities and a wide variety of interesting and challenging work, plus a very comprehensive range of benefits.

Contact Melanie Daly at eNL on 0161 850 0745 or email with your CV, or simply call for a confidential discussion. eNL will never share your CV with a third party without your express permission. As part of our candidate care process, we aim to respond to all applications in 7 days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale, your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

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