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    Head of Litigation

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Civil Litigation
  • Location: Tamworth, Staffordshire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 06/12/2019
  • Job reference: 43393_1575630765

A legal 500 law firm is looking for a Head of Litigation to lead the litigation team as the current individual in post is retiring at their office located East of Birmingham.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The successful Head of Litigation will have the ability to deal with both Contentious and Non- Contentious cases. The caseload will be varied but will include some of the areas listed below;

* Professional Negligence

* Contentious Probate

* Contract Disputes

* Partnership and Shareholder Disputes

* Director Disqualification

* Landlord and Tenant Disputes

* Debt Recovery and Insolvency

You will also be expected to manage and support a team of 2, as well develop business in the area, there is scope to expand the department.

Key Skills & Experience:

The firm is looking for a proactive and enthusiastic Litigation Solicitor / Legal Executive with at least 5 years PQE, who is able to manage others and must be able to drive. You must have experience of property litigation and it would be ideal if you have experience of shareholders disputes.

Benefits:

* Salary NOE

* Bonus Scheme

* Generous Holidays

* BUPA

* Free Parking

If this Head of Litigation role is of interest, please call James Wilson on 0121 296 3819 or forward your most recent CV to j.wilson@clayton-legal.co.uk.

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