Private Practice

Employment & Pensions Solicitor

  • About the firm: Our 175 year history has shaped Devonshires Solicitors in to one of the UK's leading full service law firms.
  • About The role: We are looking to recruit a solicitor with 2-5 years’ PQE to join the Employment & Pensions team.
  • Looking for: Among your myriad attributes, we are looking to secure your expertise and experience in employment law; your knowledge of pensions law (particularly in relation to outsourcing arrangements with local authorities, admission agreements Data Protection (in particular the handling of data subject access requests by employees).
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to advising on routine matters such as misconduct, sickness absence, grievances etc; TUPE advice and drafting; the conduct of Employment Tribunal litigation up to hearing stage, with some telephone advocacy if required; and the preparation, negotiation and advising on Settlement Agreements (for employers and employees).
  • And more: You will possess the ability to prioritise workload; the ability to undertake own caseloads and the ability to demonstrate commercial awareness and pro-activity; in addition to excellent communication skills, both written and verbal and the ability to convey clear and concise information.