SOLICITOR (INDIA DESK)
SOLICITOR (INDIA DESK)
Hours: 39 Hours per week
Our firm is a full service commercial law firm based in theLondonandwe expanded our business to India based clients in London and UK based clients in India. We arelooking for a Solicitor withmore than 3 years UKexperience in working in comprehensive range of legal services for business and individual based in the UK and India.The Job is permanent.
A qualified Solicitor of England & Wales to head the Indian desk in our firm with focus on Commercial Litigation, and Corporate Immigrationand cross border private and company disputes involving India and UK Laws.The ideal candidate should have knowledge of UK laws and Indian Laws and should be able to advice commercial laws of both jurisdictions. The person must be willing to travel India. This is an exciting opportunity for an accomplished Commercial firm who enjoys dealing with variety of work. The successful candidate will be acting for a wide range of clients working on various transactions in commercial law of UK.The job is of managerial level and need to handle high net worth private and corporate clients.
To run a caseload of commercial property mattersindependently with a minimumLevelor without supervision
Playing an active role in the growth of the department and the firm as a whole.
Build on our strong working relationships with clients, agents and the wider business community.
As well as maintaining existing client base will have the opportunity to build relationship.
Working effectively with others in a team and ideally some experience of supervising junior staff’s workload
Exceptional communication skills with the ability to interact with clients and agents in a friendly and approachable manner.
Qualifications &Essential skills
PQE of more than 3+ years as a qualified Solicitor of England & Wales.
Sufficient to achieve targets agreed with the Head of Department
Qualified with legal & technical knowledge of UK and India
Qualified as a legal professional in UK and India and entitled advice.
Excellent client service levels and an understanding of the range & type of clients & their needs
Experience of building strong relationships with Agents and Third parties to encourage an active pipeline of work.
Eligible to be a supervisor of a solicitor firm
Must be willing to travel India frequently
Bachelors in Law and preferably with Masters in Law.
The firm will offer a competitive salary for the right candidate along with an attractive benefit package.
If youhave the aforementioned skills and experience, then we are keen to hear from you.
The Job is permanent. Interested persons can apply with their CV on or before10 THMAY 2016. Applications received after thatdatewill not be considered. The salary and perks will not be a restraint for a right candidate.
Contact: UMADEVI RAJASUNDRAM