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Job Reference: AS854

Senior Solicitor Employment

  • Location: East of England
  • Position: Senior Solicitor Employment
  • Type: Permanent
  • Team contact: Sean Dodsworth

Job Description

Full time or part time considered.

Errington Legal are recruiting for a Senior Solicitor/Associate, to join a highly regarded and growing Employment team, based in any of the firms regional offices.

The ideal candidate will have an interest in employee relations, and a solid understanding of a range of key employment law areas, including disciplinary and grievance matters, discrimination and whistleblowing. You will be required to bring to the role the experience and knowledge of having prepared and advised on employment tribunal cases.  

Much of the work will consist of conducting investigations and producing reports, but you may also be required to assist employers on a broad range of employee relations issues.
You will work independently, but will be part of a team that includes an experienced senior investigations and employee relations specialist.

Candidates should be highly analytical, have very strong drafting skills, and should be able to work in a time sensitive environment.  They should have the people and communication skills to enable them to conduct effective interviews with individuals at all levels of seniority, often dealing with complex and emotive issues.  A high level of planning, organisation, and time management skills will be essential, along with a strong eye for detail.      

You will also be expcted to manage the training needs of your team, to maximise efficiency.

This is a rare opportunity for a candidate who can apply their current experience, to join a rapidly developing area of Employment for this top regional firm where you will have the opportunity to specialise, offering good career prospects for the right candidate.

Full participation in business development will be expected, and travel to other locations and offices will also be required.

“Without Errington Legal’s knowledge of the legal market and strong relationships with local firms, I would not have been able to secure the role that I did”. Solicitor.

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)

To apply call us on 01223 803813

Team Contact: Sean Dodsworth

Sean is a Law Graduate who joined Errington Legal in December 2016, with 4 years’ experience recruiting senior Professional Services roles across Cambridge and East Anglia. Sean’s approach to recruitment is relationship driven and he has a particular interest in the legal sector, having briefly worked in Law himself. Sean’s approach offers a strategic, career-driven approach for his candidates…


"I regard Sean to be in the premier league of legal recruiters. He is personable, professional, insightful and always willing to assist. He also knows his market and is sought after for his experience and knowledge by his many clients. I would not hesitate to recommend him for his expertise". Partner, Birketts LLP.
Partner - Birketts - Cambridge


Errington Legal are out of London Legal Recruitment specialists with offices in:


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B1 2JB

Milton Keynes

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Milton Keynes


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