15 Nov, 2023

Dispute Resolution Solicitor (2 - 7 PQE)

  • Birkett Long
  • Hybrid
Full time Lawyer Solicitor

Job Description

We have a vacancy for a 2 - 7 year PQE Dispute Resolution Solicitor, who ideally has experience of dealing with contentious property work, to join our highly regarded Dispute Resolution Team.  The position is full-time and based in our Basildon or Chelmsford office and, subject to work commitments, there will be the opportunity for some working from home, if desired, in line with the Firm’s working from home guidelines.

The Team
You will join the highly driven Dispute Resolution Team which advises on all types of professional and commercial disputes as well as private client matters, providing practical advice to companies and individuals on the best way forward when trying to resolve disputes. You will be advising on varied commercial disputes involving property, contracts, negligence, shareholders, insolvency, partners and directors.  

The Candidate
The successful candidate will have proven experience in handling a mixed caseload of commercial and private client dispute resolution work. Ideally you will have experience in commercial and residential landlord and tenant disputes as well as other property disputes.  

You will have the ability to deliver succinct high-quality advice, excellent client and team communication skills, drafting and negotiation skills and a desire to play a key role in the future development of the team.

This role is an excellent opportunity for progression. The candidate will be well supported in developing their own caseload and career. 

The role will involve marketing and business development and therefore the candidate must be flexible enough to work outside normal office hours when required and preferably have their own vehicle.

Birkett Long offers a competitive package, details of which can be found here  what do we offer? - Birkett Long Solicitors

Applications to:
Human Resources
Birkett Long LLP, 1 Amphora Place, Sheepen Road, Colchester, CO3 3WG
Or alternatively to recruitment@birkettlong.co.uk 

Staff Type

Legal Staff


PQE 2, PQE 2-6, PQE 6-9

Competitive Salary


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