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NQ Employment Solicitor

  • Up to £60000 per annum + additional benefits
  • Leeds, West Yorkshire
  • Permanent
  • Legal, Private Practice

Job Title: NQ Employment Solicitor

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire

About the firm: They are a well-established and highly regarded Top 40 law firm with a strong national presence. Their commitment to excellence and client-focused approach has earned them recognition as a leader in their field.

Role Overview: The team has a focus on contentious work so presents a great opportunity for exposure to a split of employment matters across contentious and advisory work with the appropriate supervision and development opportunities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal advice to clients on employment law matters.
  • Draft and review employment contracts, policies, and settlement agreements.
  • Represent clients in employment tribunals.
  • Stay up-to-date with changes in employment legislation.
  • Collaborate with colleagues across different practice areas.


  • Newly Qualified Solicitor (NQ) with a strong interest in employment law.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Commercial awareness and client-focused mindset.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Hybrid working
  • Supportive and inclusive work environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • Chance to work with experienced partners and gain exposure to complex cases.

Application Process: Interested candidates should submit their CV to Aimee Mann at Sellick Partnership

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an inclusive and accessible recruitment business and we support applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances. Please note, our advertisements use years' experience, hourly rates, and salary levels purely as a guide and we assess applications based on the experience and skills evidenced on the CV. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice on our website.

Aimee Mann Recruitment Consultant

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