Inhouse

Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Commercial Litigation Lawyer

  • About the firm: BT Group plc is a British multinational telecommunications holding company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It has operations in around 180 countries and is the largest provider of fixed-line, broadband and mobile services in the UK, and also provides subscription television and IT services.
  • About The role: This is an exciting opportunity to join the in-house Corporate Legal - Litigation & Investigations Team in a role that combines personal responsibility for caseloads along with the chance to work in a high performing team.
  • Looking for: Among your many skills, we are looking to secure your experience of commercial litigation. Qualification in England and Wales as a practising solicitor or barrister, or non-UK equivalent practising rights and practical experience in commercial litigation as a minimum – ideally in relation to complex, larger value commercial matters exceeding £1m potential liability.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to being responsible for the provision and/or procurement of legal support for BT’s “Customer Facing Units” in their dispute risks and litigation needs; and assisting in the provision or procurement of legal support for issues relating to internal investigations in the UK and across the BT Group worldwide.
  • And more: You will have experience of corporate investigations – ideally some experience in corporate investigations, or with equivalent skill sets (perhaps within a litigation or regulatory context), including familiarity with witness statements, legal privilege issues and cross-border data protection /confidentiality issues. Experience with advising, or assisting with advice at board level a benefit.

BT Group plc

BT Group plc is a British multinational telecommunications holding company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It has operations in around 180 countries and is the largest provider of fixed-line, broadband and mobile services in the UK, and also provides subscription television and IT services.

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