Russian Speaking Disputes Associate

Location
England, London
Salary
£26000 - £115000 per annum + + Excellent Additional Benefits!
Posted
09 Jul 2024
Closes
06 Aug 2024
Ref
JN -072024-6476546
Job Title
Lawyer
Category
Legal
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
  • Russian Speaking Disputes Associate required for start in August.
  • 12 month fixed term maternity contract based in London.


Client Details

My client is a disputes only law firm headquartered in London.

Description

The key responsibilities of the Russian Speaking Disputes Associate will be as follows:
  • Takes initial instructions, establishing suitability of the matter by undertaking preliminary research and reviewing documentation.
  • Maintains regular communications with clients, solicitors, supervisors and others and in meetings.
  • Commercial litigation and international arbitration matters.
  • Opportunity to work on broad disputes.
  • Drafts statements of case, witness statements, application documents.
  • Drafts and takes forward inter-partes correspondence.
  • Selects and instructs experts and counsel (where needed).


Profile

The successful candidate will possess the following:
  • Have previously worked in Commercial Litigation/Arbitration
  • Minimum 2:1 undergraduate law degree or non-law degree with applicable post-graduate law qualification, with commendation at LPC or SQE (and/or equivalent foreign law qualification).
  • Russian language skills (fluent).
  • Solicitors must have a current practicing certificate.

Job Offer
  • This is a 12 month fixed term contract (maternity cover)
  • Competitive salary paying between £110,000 - £115,000 depending on experience.

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