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Job Reference: AL5


  • Location: Suffolk or Staffordshire
  • Position: LEGAL COUNSEL
  • Type: Permanent
  • Team contact: Amy Lee

Job Description

Legal Counsel - 2+ PQE - Suffolk or Staffordshire
Competitive Salary + Benefits

Our client, a well-known national company based in Suffolk, are seeking a driven Legal Counsel. Although there will be key responsibilities in the role the postholder will at times need to be able to adapt to and respond to the Senior Legal Counsel and Legal Director's changing priorities and deadlines.

As well as handling a broad range of Corporate and Commercial matters, the role also has Company Secretarial responsibilities - as such, experience of company secretarial work is desirable. The postholder will deal with a wide range of commercial contracts, matters relating to advertising/marketing, support on corporate transactions, litigation matters, data protection issues, and other general legal advice.

The successful candidate should be highly organised and a confident communicator with excellent written skills and strong attention to detail. They will also be comfortable and confident working independently, and capable of meeting urgent deadlines.

“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 amy.lee@erringtonlegal.co.uk

To apply call us on 01223 803813

Team Contact: Amy Lee

Prior to joining Errington Legal, Amy studied Criminology at the University of Lincoln, she has a passion for law and has coupled this with some strong administrative experience. Amy specialises in hiring qualified solicitors (sub partner) for leading regional firms in East Anglia. In her spare time Amy enjoys going to the gym, playing in a competitive netball league and intends to get her…


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