Inhouse
BD

Legal Counsel

Legal Counsel

  • About the Firm: We’re BDO. An accountancy and business advisory firm, providing the advice and solutions businesses need to navigate today’s changing world.
  • About the role: A vacancy has arisen for an in-house junior solicitor (NQ – 4 years PQE) to join the team to provide support on practice protection matters.
  • Looking for: In addition to your strong written and verbal communication skills coupled with strong interpersonal skills; among your key attributes, we are looking to secure your ability to understand the firm’s business strategy and goals and develop solutions aligned to these; and your ability to interpret relevant law and to determine practical and effective ways of complying with it.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to, advising on and manage practice protection issues arising from the business including complaints, regulatory and professional investigations, access to papers and documents and providing advice on legal issues arising from the business including contractual terms, exceptions to policy and other queries.
  • And More: You will have an awareness of, and an interest in, professional negligence litigation and risk management in an accountancy firm. Energy, enthusiasm, and a willingness to share your knowledge and experience with others.