Partner (Commercial Department)

Aston Jones Recruitment
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My client is an industry leading, highly reputable law firm with just under 20 years of industry experience. They currently employ over 450 staff across 3 locations and have in excess of 80 partners. They have a large client base of regional, national and international clients from the private and public sectors and cover a range of legal disciplines from employment law, real estate, acquisitions, commercial disputes just to name a few. Due to growth my client is now recruiting for a Partner to join their already successful Commercial team to be based in their Manchester office with travel to the other 2 locations as and when required. Their commercial team currently provide advice on company law, contract law, competition law, intellectual property, IT, education and a range of public sector issues. Role responsibilities and requirements: · Whether an existing Partner (with or without a team) or an Associate who is ready for promotion, my client expects at least 7 years PQE and relevant experience as a non-contentious lawyer, specialising in one or more of the above practice areas (or in a practice area that complements their existing offering). · Individuals will need to be self-motivated and have an existing and portable practice. Given my clients exciting plans for growth in Manchester, they are also looking for a strong track record in business development and in managing client relationships. · As a Partner, the successful candidate will be expected to support all firm and team related responsibilities and play a pivotal role in developing the firm's commercial offering. For the right candidate my client is offering a fantastic package: · Competitive base salary depending on experience · Opportunity for growth and advancement within a friendly, professional environment · Loads of other great benefits that will be discussed with you at interview This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful and growing team of professionals at an exciting time. My client is interviewing now so send your CV asap to be considered for this role. This job was originally posted as