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Solicitor (0858)

The Role

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within the Gatwick office of national law firm Irwin Mitchell for a Solicitor/Associate to assist with the growth and development of our Restructuring and Insolvency team. 

Our Restructuring & Insolvency team in Gatwick has undergone significant change over the last two years and is growing rapidly.  It is one of the major players in the South East outside of London and the team is regularly involved in complex and high profile matters. 

The team comprises dedicated restructuring & insolvency lawyers who handle the whole spectrum of work related to financially distressed businesses and individuals. Due to a significant growth in restructuring and transactional assignments, we are looking for a non-contentious restructuring & insolvency lawyer to support the senior members of the team with both distressed and solvent restructuring matters. 

To be considered for this exciting new role, you will have a strong track record at a reputable City or regional practice.  You do not need to have qualified into a restructuring & insolvency team (although that would be a bonus), but you must be familiar with corporate and banking documents and be able to demonstrate ambition, energy and enthusiasm for this area of the law.  You will also be expected to actively engage in business development and marketing activities and so confidence and good personal skills are essential.

Irwin Mitchell is passionate about the law and in providing our clients with the very best legal advice and guidance.  We believe in putting our clients first. Our client care is second to none and this, underpinned by our promise to 'exceed client expectations', has helped the firm to grow to become one of the UK's most successful and respected law firms.

Irwin Mitchell is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

The Benefits

In addition to your basic salary we have a competitive benefits package including pension, critical illness cover, health cash plan, death in service, discounted legal services, 25 days hols (this increases with length of service), discounted online shopping, discounted gym memberships and season ticket loans.

Additional Information

As part of the Irwin Mitchell Group’s on-boarding process all successful applicants are required to complete the group’s employment screening process. This process helps to ensure that all new employees meet our standards in relation to honesty and integrity therefore protecting the interests of the Group, existing employees, clients, partners and other stakeholders.

The background checks made will establish your eligibility to work in the UK, and criminal record check and financial checks ­with a credit reference agency will also be undertaken.

The employment screening process will fully comply with Data Protection and other applicable laws.

Irwin Mitchell LLP is an equal opportunity employer.

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Belmont House, Station Way, Gatwick, West Sussex, United Kingdom, RH10 1JA
  • Business Area:
    Business Legal Services
  • Team:
    Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Working Hours:
    Full Time
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