Associate/Senior Associate (2-6 PQE) - Health & Safety/ Regulatory
Crime - Manchester office
We are looking for a solicitor (2 - 6
years PQE) to join our specialist Safety, Health & Environment
(SHE) Regulatory Department into the Manchester office.
This is an excellent opportunity to join
an expanding team within our multi-award-winning firm. The role is
based in our Manchester office and requires regular communication
with clients nationally. We have a collaborative, supportive team
working in a modern, flexible environment.
We will consider individuals who are experienced in representing
clients subject to investigations and prosecutions relating to Health
& Safety, Food safety, Fire safety, Motor Prosecutions and
Environmental crime and who wish to pursue a career in Regulatory
crime - ongoing training and investment will be provided.
Please note that our PQE levels are a
guide and all suitable candidates will be considered.
This is a great opportunity to work for a top 20 International law
firm with one of the UK's largest SHE departments, recognised in
Chambers & Partners and the Legal 500 for both disciplines of
Health and Safety and Environmental work.
As part of our close-knit team you would have the opportunity to
become a specialist in this fascinating area of law, working on a
uniquely varied and sometime high-profile caseload. This is your
opportunity to practice criminal defence in a truly corporate environment.
Our lawyers provide national coverage for a blend of corporate and
insurer backed clients. You will be joining a team of 16 fee earners
preparing and progressing cases from their early investigative stages,
through the enforcement process, and ultimately, to conclusion before
the Criminal Courts. Typical cases include corporate manslaughter,
health and safety prosecutions and environmental crime and due to the
high number of fatalities we deal with you will also become proficient
in representation before the Coroners Court.
Essential Skills & Experience
You should ideally have 2-6 years PQE with previous experience of
either Health & Safety; Environmental Crime; Motor Crime; of
You will be bright and ambitious.
You will be a highly determined individual able to adapt well
within a demanding, fast-paced team.
You will be willing and available to travel to anywhere in England
and Wales to support clients and have a full driving licence.
You will enjoy being challenged by
complex legal issues and expanding your knowledge.
You will be a confident and effective communicator.
You will be focussed on delivering a
highly professional service to clients, including compliance with
client Service Level Agreements and Management Information requirements.
In return, you will benefit from being part of an organisation that
is genuinely committed to its people. Within our friendly department
you will have access to a range of learning and development
opportunities designed to support your ongoing progression.
If you are interested in applying, then feel free to apply by
clicking on the below link or feel free to call Jonathan Brett on 0161
240 2820 or email me at Jonathan.Brett@clydeco.com
for more details.