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Job Reference: AS1104

Senior Legal Counsel

  • Location: Suffolk
  • Position: Senior Legal Counsel
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

Job Description

Senior Legal Counsel - 6+ PQE - Suffolk - Flexible working available

An excellent opportunity for a Senior Legal Counsel to work within a highly collaborative, inclusive and team-orientated dynamic, undertaking a wide variety of corporate and commercial work, including the drafting and negotiation of commercial contracts, corporate governance activity, internal restructurings and advice on legislative compliance.

As a leading member of the team you will need to take a pragmatic approach as well being a good communicator to provide effective support not only within senior management and the wider business but to support and mentor junior members of the team.

The successful candidate will be expected to have strong technical knowledge and a proven background in advising on corporate and general commercial law matters, gained either in-house or in private practice.

You will have the ability to build strong relationships and the capability to lead in a fast-growing organisation.

“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 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…


In 2015 Eleanor helped us successfully recruit our first Group Head of Legal Affairs. As a new role to the organisation we appreciated that Eleanor took the time to speak with all of the relevant stakeholders within Cambridge Assessment to understand the type of person that would fit in well. With an understanding of our organisation she created a strong foundation that supported the search throughout its entirety. The shortlisting options that Eleanor provided highlighted just how well she knows the legal market and represented her strong understanding of our requirements. If you are looking for an expert in Legal recruiting, someone who truly understands good cultural fit, then I would recommend Errington Legal.
Liz Allan - Group HR Director , Cambridge Assessment


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