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Job Reference: AS1123

Head of Disputes/Partner

  • Location: Essex
  • Position: Head of Disputes/Partner
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

Job Description

Solicitor/Partner/Head of Department - Dispute Resolution - 5+ PQE - Colchester
Competitive Salary + Benefits

A rare opportunity for a bright and ambitious Disputes Solicitor seeking the opportunity to lead and grow a highly regarded Dispute Resolution team within an innovative and forward thinking Legal 500 law firm who pride themselves on their continued growth.

Our client is seeking to appoint an accomplished and experienced 5+ year PQE Solicitor with a strong commercial litigation background who should ideally be a current partner or senior associate with proven experience in handling a mixed caseload of commercial dispute resolution work.

The successful candidate will ideally have experience of developing and managing a team, while delivering exceptional client service, developing and maintaining professional relationships and with the ability to actively shape and drive a team of colleagues in line with the Firm’s objectives.

You will deliver succinct high-quality advice, have excellent client and team communication skills, drafting and negotiation skills. You will possess excellent technical knowledge, have a proven track record of success and a desire to play a key role in the future development of the team. You will lead the team’s marketing and business development, with support from the members of the team and the dedicated business development and marketing team.

This role is an excellent opportunity for progression for the right candidate who will be well supported in developing their own caseload and career.

“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 a confidential discussion please contact eleanor@erringtonlegal.co.uk

To apply call us on 01223 803 814

Team Contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

An expert in her field, Eleanor has recruited for the legal industry for over 10 years, she has recruited all levels of qualified staff for private practice clients and in house for large multinationals. She also works on a retained basis for clients that are looking to make strategic hires at senior level. Eleanor is able to offer her clients and candidates guidance from start to finish on each…


The level of service which I received from Eleanor was consistently excellent. She took the time to fully understand my situation and to identify the options that would be most suitable for me. She has an excellent knowledge of the legal market in East Anglia and is highly astute. I have no hesitation in recommending Eleanor.
Paul - Corporate Solicitor , Cambridge


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