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All our lawyers are given the opportunity to work in a culture that encourages excellent communication, teamwork and a sense of loyalty. At every level, you are expected to develop strong relationships with a range of clients.

Making a speculative application

We are always pleased to talk to exceptional candidates of all levels (including partners, solicitors and CILEx qualified lawyers) who share our values and could make a significant contribution to our business. If no relevant vacancies are shown but you are still interested in joining us, please submit a speculative application.

Apply now, attaching your CV. We will contact you when any suitable vacancies arise, keeping your CV on file for six months.

Agencies

We are committed to sourcing candidates directly where possible. For particular roles, we may work with preferred suppliers who will be invited by our resourcing team to support us. We may also agree to accept CVs from other suppliers on an ad hoc basis (to be agreed in writing). We will not be responsible for fees in relation to CVs or profiles submitted directly to our partners or other employees or for any applications not submitted via our portal. Agencies should contact our recruitment team before submitting unsolicited applications. 


Lawyer Opportunity

Associate, commercial dispute resolution

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Apply now or please call Becky Jeans, Resourcing manager,
if you have any queries relating to this role | +44 (0)20 7457 3210

We are looking for an associate with one to five years’ PQE to join our commercial dispute resolution team. The successful candidate will have experience in general contractual dispute work but with a focus on insolvency matters, both personal and corporate (pre-petition and pre-insolvency events, injunction threats and restructuring advisory work). This role would suit an associate looking for superb quality of work and an unparalleled opportunity for career progression. It is open to candidates across all our UK office locations and consideration will also be given to anyone who would like to primarily work from home. | No agencies please.

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Lawyer Opportunity

Associate, commercial dispute resolution - London or Oxford

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Apply now or please call Becky Jeans, Resourcing manager,
if you have any queries relating to this role | +44 (0)20 7457 3210

Our commercial dispute resolution team is looking to recruit a newly qualified solicitor to join the busy and growing practice in either our London or Oxford office. To be considered, candidates must have completed a litigious seat during their training contract: they should be outgoing, confident and a team player. The role will involve work in all the areas within the commercial dispute resolution team, assisting partners and senior associates. | No agencies please

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Lawyer Opportunity

Case worker/associate, Social housing - Basingstoke

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Apply now or please call Becky Jeans, Resourcing manager,
if you have any queries relating to this role | +44 (0)20 7457 3210

The social housing team in Basingstoke is looking for a full time case worker or associate. The successful candidate will be part of a busy department delivering a high quality legal service, focusing predominantly on the sale of shared ownership and outright sales, and after sales transactions on behalf of housing associations. The case worker or associate will be responsible for undertaking fee-earning work, and will provide a profitable contribution to the work of the department. Experience of the relevant area of law is required for this role, and ideally applicants will have operated in a similar position previously. | No agencies please.

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Lawyer Opportunity

Senior paralegal, Court of Protection - Basingstoke

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Apply now or please call Becky Jeans, Resourcing manager,
if you have any queries relating to this role | +44 (0)20 7457 3210

We are looking for a senior paralegal with experience in Court of Protection work to join the team and help support the specialist lawyers in our Basingstoke office. Key aspects of the role include preparation of court applications; general management of financial deputyships; preparation of deputy annual reports to the Office of the Public Guardian and preparation and monitoring of annual budgets. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of Office of the Public Guardian deputyship standards, confidence in client facing meetings and communications and the ability to manage a busy workload. | No agencies please.

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Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC311575 and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

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