Solicitor - Shipping

Ipswich | Permanent, full-time
Ref: AS946 (2 months ago)
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Shipping Solicitor with at least 5+ years PQE, to join a leading UK-based shipping team with a Tier 1 commercial law firm.

The team has wide experience of acting in complex, high value multi-jurisdictional and cross-border disputes for UK and international clients in all major jurisdictions. Experienced with leading arbitral institutions and procedures, the team has wide experience of acting in shipping disputes before the English High Court and in London arbitration. Work comes out of both the London and international markets and as such the team receives top quality instructions from a client base that includes cargo and hull underwriters and brokers, foreign law firms, most of the leading P&I Clubs and/or direct instructions from owners, operators and charterers.

This is a senior role and you should therefore be confident in guiding and mentoring more junior members of the team.

Working from the teams Ipswich office (with flexible working), work will continue to offer city quality work and client exposure. The firm offer competitive pay as well as offering support for relocation costs.

This is a rare opportunity to join top shipping team with the opportunity to shape your own role going forward. 

Interviews will be conducted by video.

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact sean.dodsworth@erringtonlegal.co.uk

Please be aware that salaries listed are estimates based on market averages and may vary dependent on experience.
Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Support vacancies. As specialists we are able to offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area, excellent market knowledge, and support throughout every stage of the process (all applications are confidential).

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