Private Practice

Employment Associate (3-6 Years' PQE)

Employment Associate (3-6 Years' PQE)

  • About the Firm: Birketts is a full service, top 100 UK law firm, operating in Cambridge, Chelmsford, Ipswich, Norwich and the surrounding areas.
  • About the role: Our Chelmsford office is looking to recruit a solicitor or associate with 3-6 years PQE, with employment law experience gained within a well-regarded city, regional or national firm.
  • Looking For: We are looking to secure your expertise and excellent knowledge of the law with your ability to think commercially and analytically so as to provide accurate and practical advice to company clients and high net worth individuals which is tailored to their needs. Your ability to think clearly under pressure, write concisely and excellent presentation skills are also highly desirable.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include, but not be limited showcasing your skills on transactional corporate support work; wrongful and unfair dismissal; redundancy and restructuring; transfer of Undertakings; restrictive covenants and boardroom disputes and severance claims.
  • And more: This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated self-starter to join a successful and friendly team in our Chelmsford office in a growing firm which enjoys an excellent reputation.

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