9 months ago
Contract - Full-time
Commercial/Procurement Lawyer required to join the Government Legal Department for a minimum of 3 months. The team is looking for a Solicitor or Barrister with a broad experience of running litigation cases in a commercial law environment. Public sector commercial litigation experience would be useful and the ideal Lawyer will be able to work independently with minimal supervision. The candidate will also be able to deal with dispute resolution cases and will be working with a Lead Lawyer on litigation matters.
Key Responsibilities of a Commercial/Procurement Lawyer
- Working with a lead lawyer on litigation matters
- Briefing a counsel
- Dealing with complex commercial matters
- Dispute resolution
Required skills and experience of the Commercial/Procurement Lawyer
- IT Contract, IP experience
- Understanding procurement law in the public sector
- Understanding and experience of public law, judicial review practices and procedure.
- Familiar with large scale trial-preparation and witness statement preparation
- Commercial litigation experience
We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Mark Bladen in our London office for a confidential discussion.
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