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Commercial Litigation (PSL) Solicitor

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LAW Absolute - Private Practice Interim
Salary
From £70,000 to £75,000 per year
Location
London
Job term
Contract
Job hours
Full time

Our client, a leading international City based firm is seeking a Commercial Litigation Professional Support Lawyer (PSL). The successful individual will join a highly regarded team covering maternity leave, on a nine month fixed term contract basis, with a focus on professional negligence matters.



As a core member of the firm’s know-how team, you will be one of four PSL’s supporting over 10 partners and 100 fee-earners acting on behalf of the firm’s professional services clients. You will drive the seminar and articles programmes for clients, provide regular updates on legal and sector developments to lawyers and clients, enhance the black letter law training programme for the team and contribute to the practice area’s know-how.



The ideal candidate will be a qualified Commercial Litigation solicitor with upwards of 4+ PQE from a leading City based insurance/commercial litigation practice. Professional Negligence experience is preferred, but is not essential and previous experience in a Professional Support role is desirable, but is not a prerequisite. Individuals that are qualified in common law jurisdictions with a relevant background are welcome to apply.



This role will ideally be offered on a full-time basis, however the firm will consider individuals wishing to work 4 days a week.



Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Sandra Pavlou
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Reference
SHP/19433

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Real Estate Lawyer 6 Month Contract

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LAW Absolute - Private Practice Interim
Salary
From £80,000 to £100,000 per year
Location
London
Job term
Contract
Job hours
Full time

Our client, a top 100 London Law Firm is looking for a real estate lawyer to join the practice for approximately 6 months. This role will be very autonomous and require a lawyer who can work with minimum supervision, ideally therefore will need at least 5 years post qualification as a real estate lawyer.

The focus of the work will be development and investment mainly and the candidate will need to have extensive knowledge in this area. The role will encompass a broad range of real estate work as well.

This role is due to an increase in work whilst recruiting for a permanent member of staff therefore you will be on a short notice period and have a current practicing certificate. This role will be paid as a pro-rata salary.

*Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours.

However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained.

LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Catherine Roughan
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Reference
CR/15426
Duration
6 Months

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Residential property Solicitor

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LAW Absolute - Private Practice Permanent
Salary
From £12,000 to £750,000 per year
Location
London
Job term
Permanent
Job hours
Full time

A leading London law firm, ranked in the legal 500, is seeking a solicitor to join their residential property team. The firm is based in central London, in an accessible location with excellent transport links to the home counties. The role would suit an individual who has experience of offering a very high level of customer care to their clients, and can maintain existing relationships through excellent service and communication skills. The majority of the workload is comprised of London based sales, between the values of £300,000 - £2million.

The firm offers a collegiate and motivated team environment with the partners placing emphasis on personality and team fit.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Megan Anderson
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Reference
MA/102848a

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Contract Attorneys - ISDA Documentation

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LAW Absolute - Paralegals
Salary
From £22.50 to £30 per hour
Location
London
Job term
Contract
Job hours
Full time

Our client, a world leading LPO, is seeking a number of qualified Lawyers or Paralegals to join a project to review and analyse OTC Documentation.

The end client is a large Investment Bank and this role is to work with their Equity Derivatives and Prime Services businesses. The project is for six months initially with the likelihood of extension.

The responsibilities of the role are as follows:

To source OTC Derivative documentation (ISDA and ancillary agreements), Repurchase Agreements and Prime Brokerage documentation
To review and analyse ISDA MA/ CSA, Prime Brokerage and ancillary legacy agreements for the Bank

To advise on legal and regulatory issues arising from initiation to termination of Derivatives and Prime brokerage relationships

Required skills and experience:

In-depth knowledge of OTC documentation
Document review experience
Working knowledge of document management and/or Collateral Management systems, e.g. DTCC
Strong understanding of Collateral Management
A clear understanding of a variety of clauses from OTC and Prime Brokerage agreements
Minimum of 2 years' experience representing financial institutions in Equity Derivatives transactions and related activities
Proven record of completing complex documentation within very tight time deadlines
Excellent attention to detail
Strong analytical and communication skills
Excellent client service and internal coordination skills as part of a project team
Ability to collaborate closely with stakeholders from different disciplines
Enthusiasm and commitment to a team based working environment
This is an excellent opportunity to work with a diverse team on behalf of a well-regarded financial institution

Interested candidates must be available to work at short notice. At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Chloe Nockolds
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Reference
CN/15328

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Commercial Litigation Lawyer

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LAW Absolute - In House & Financial Services
Salary
From £9.50 to £62.50 per hour
Location
London
Job term
Contract
Job hours
Full time

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Commercial Litigation Solicitor to work on a secondment in-house at a major City retail bank for at least twelve months.

The role involves managing and defending LIBOR mis-selling claims and providing litigation advice to the Commercial Banking division of the banking group.

¨ Reviewing claims and pre-action correspondence, analysing pleadings, collating evidence to respond to claims, reviewing defences, and drafting correspondence to various stakeholders.

¨ Managing litigation risk and advising the Bank on litigation strategy and regulatory issues in line with the Bank’s core values.



The ideal candidate will be an experienced Commercial Litigation Lawyer with 3+ PQE* gained at a Top 100 or International firm. Individuals that are qualified in common law jurisdictions are welcome to apply.



Unfortunately we are unable to consider any applications from individuals who have previously worked on any LIBOR investigations.



This is an excellent role that has the potential to extend beyond 12 months.



*Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.



At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained.

LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment

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Sandra Pavlou
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Reference
EC/19611

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In-house Counsel - Institutional Lawyer

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LAW Absolute - In House & Financial Services
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From £75,000 to £85,000 per year
Location
London
Job term
Permanent
Job hours
Full time

Our client, a global investment management business, is looking to hire an Institutional Lawyer to join their friendly and collegiate in-house legal team.

This interesting role will see the successful candidate provide support across a number of business lines on corporate and commercial legal risk issues.

Responsibilities for the role will involve:

• identifying, addressing and managing legal risk issues across a number of international jurisdictions;
• reviewing and negotiating complex investment management and transition management agreements;
• advising on new law, regulation, policy changes and implementing changes to the business and relevant documentation where appropriate; and
• managing relationships with key internal and external stakeholders.

This role would suit a lawyer with at least 3 years PQE* within either a financial services or investment management team of a City Law firm or, alternatively, with In-house experience gained from an investment management business. The successful candidate will be happy working autonomously, be proactive, business focused and confident liaising with people and will gain the rewards and satisfaction of working in a vibrant entrepreneurial environment.

*Please note that PQE is used only as a guideline. Applications will be considered on merit alone.
At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained.
LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Fiyin Fayeye
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Reference
FF/15517

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Real Estate Solicitor

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LAW Absolute - Private Practice Interim
Salary
From £40,000 to £65,000 per year
Location
London
Job term
Contract
Job hours
Full time

Our client, a leading City firm with an international client base seek to add a Real Estate Solicitor to their well regarded team for an initial 3 month contract. This position would ideally suit some one of 3 years PQE upwards. This role is on a part - time basis of 30 hours a week. Working with partners in the team you will be assisting with a broad range of real estate work whilst also offering assistance to junior solicitors.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a very well regarded practice offering an interesting work load and the flexibility of part - time hours. There is a real chance this position could convert to a permanent one upon complettion of the initial contract.

In the first instance send your cv to [contact details removed]

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained.
LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment

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Edwin Cawthron
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Reference
EC/1943079
Duration
3 months

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Compliance Lawyer | 12 Month FTC

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LAW Absolute - Document Review
Salary
From £70,000 to £85,000 per year
Location
London
Job term
Contract
Job hours
Full time

Our client, a top city practice, is looking for a compliance lawyer to join the head of compliance to assist them with all compliance queries in the firm. This will involve all queries on compliance related policies and procedures generally.

This could involve but isn't limited to; maintaining engagement letters of the firm, helping the firms business services departments to devise their own internal data protection guidelines, assisting in the review of key contracts the firm enters into. Liaising with other firms and the SRA for example to make sure any new issues are spotted and best practice is adopted in advance.


This is a varied and interesting role that will involve the right lawyer liasing across multiple departments and externally. The right lawyer will be working with trainees through to the partners in the firm. it is imperative therefore that the candidate understands law although this won't be a traditional fee earning role the law will be very much part of the position and the candidate will be at least 2 years qualified with a high level of experience in compliance and regulation.

This role will be a 12 month fixed term contract and will be to start straight away. You will need to be on a short notice period and have a current practicing certificate.

*Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours.

However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained.

LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as

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Catherine Roughan
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Reference
CR/15413

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Personal Injury Lawyer

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LAW Absolute - Private Practice Interim
Salary
From £50,000 to £75,000 per year
Location
London
Job term
Contract
Job hours
Full time

Our client, a top tier City practice have an excellent opportunity for a Personal Injury Solicitor with Catastrophic Injury experience to join them for eleven months to cover maternity leave on a fixed term contract basis.

With an enviable client list, the team acts for most of the major insurers and suppliers of catastrophic injury cases in the UK. The team is very highly rated and will appeal to those who wish to work at a tier one ranked firm working on high value claims, mostly £1 million plus in value.

The successful candidate will be a high calibre Personal Injury Solicitor with a proven background in Catastrophic Injury claims and have experience gained at a Top 50 firm.

If you meet the above criteria and are available immediately or within a maximum of four weeks notice, please do not hesitate to apply.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Sandra Pavlou
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Reference
SHP/15478

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Housing Partnership Manager

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LAW Absolute - Public Sector - Local Government
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From £32 to £35 per hour
Location
London
Job term
Temporary
Job hours
Full time

We have been instructed on an exciting new opportunity for a Housing Manager with a well regarded Housing Partnership based in Greater London.

You will be responsible for monitoring single homelessness contracts, arranging homelessness training and representing the area in Pan London Forums. You will also be required to maintain group and landlord websites and coordinate activities designed to reduce the number of rough sleepers and support them into accomodation .

A key part of your role is the management of partnership budgets; this will include the review of rent deposit management and supporting joint working on Social Housing fraud.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience in a similiar Housing management position, be confident in managing budgets, workloads and people and be available on no more than two weeks notice.

This Interim Housing Partnership role will initially run for a period of three months. If you this role sparks an interest, please forward your CV to me ASAP.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained.

LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

LAW Absolute has specialised in local government recruitment since 2003. Today, almost 200 locum staff work through LAW Absolute within local government throughout England and Wales. Our reputation, networks and exceptional market knowledge place LAW Absolute in the prime position to provide the best possible service to both employers and Social Housing and Planning professionals seeking work.

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Thomas Moore
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Reference
TM/15578

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