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Salary:£45000 - £55000 per annum

Type:Permanent Role

Sector:Private Practice

Posted:6th April 2021

Vacancy Details

We are working with a top 50 UK firm who are keen to add an Employment lawyer to their team in Manchester or Leeds.

This role will be closely aligned to working with a client on a national basis dealing with in excess of 400 employment tribunal claims a year.

The cases will predominately cover discrimination, whistleblowing and complex unfair dismissal employment tribunal claims.

Employment tribunal advocacy experience is essential for this role as you will also conduct multi-day advocacy at the Employment Tribunal on a national basis and remotely where necessary and provide strategic employment law and HR advice to employers.

This role is ideal for an Employment lawyer who has between 3 and 5 years' PQE and is technically strong and enjoys assisting clients with their employment tribunals.

You will be accomplished at working in a team as well as supporting clients with their complex employment issues.

The firm is fully set-up to allow you to work flexibly and you can work from their Manchester or Leeds office and offer a wide range of employee benefits including:

  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Flexi-time
  • Healthcare Cover
  • Pension Plan with an employer contribution up to 6% after 2 years service
  • Life insurance
  • Travel Loan Scheme
  • Employee Care Scheme
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Dental Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

If you are interested in this Employment Lawyer opportunity, please apply through the advert or contact Tim Batchelor at Thornton Legal directly on 0161 694 0004 for a strictly confidential discussion. Any reference to PQE and salary are for guidance only.

Thornton Legal is an award-winning legal recruitment company covering the North from our offices in Liverpool and Leeds