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Solicitor (1237)

The Role

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Solicitor to join our Restructuring and Insolvency Team in our Manchester office.

The team handle the whole spectrum of work related to financially distressed businesses and individuals. We act for insolvency practitioners with national and niche local practices dealing with the whole range of formal and informal insolvency assignments.  

The team has a particular specialism in insolvency litigation, being the firm’s Northern Centre of Excellence.

This is a superb opportunity for you to gain an insight into this area of law and develop your skills and expertise both in insolvency and civil litigation. Post-holders can be expected to be rewarded with strong partner access and training, a good remuneration package and excellent career progression opportunities.

You will be a team player with strong communication skills and rounded client service skills. You will have experience of working in a legal environment and an understanding of office procedures, along with a pro-active approach and the ability to work on your own initiative. All applicants must possess sound IT skills and be familiar with the Microsoft Office suite of applications. Applicants should have proven Insolvency experience and a genuine desire to develop a career in this area of law.

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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One St Peter's Square, Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom, M2 3AF
  • Business Area:
    Business Legal Services
  • Team:
    Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Working Hours:
    Full Time
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