Corporate Commercial Solicitor - Head of Department

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Corporate & Commercial Solicitor – Head of Department

Portsmouth, Hampshire

A well-established legal practice is seeking a highly experienced Corporate Solicitor from a reputable firm to join their leading department. The team and wider firm are accredited in the Legal 500 and UK Chambers. The team are acknowledged for providing a…

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Corporate & Commercial Solicitor – Head of Department

Portsmouth, Hampshire

A well-established legal practice is seeking a highly experienced Corporate Solicitor from a reputable firm to join their leading department. The team and wider firm are accredited in the Legal 500 and UK Chambers. The team are acknowledged for providing a first-class service to high net worth clientele across a range of transactions.

This is an excellent opportunity to develop an existing mixed caseload with an exceptional miscellaneous client base who operate across a wide range of different industries to include financial services, technology, professional services, manufacturing, hotels and leisure, real estate, publishing, fashion, media and sport.

This is a position will be a National head of department role, therefore you will be required to oversee the teams in all the offices.

Areas of focus may include:

  • Commercial contracts
  • Company secretarial matters
  • Competition law
  • Corporate
  • Charities and not for profit organisations
  • Data protection
  • Intellectual property rights
  • Partnerships
  • Sport

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing your own caseload, providing clear and concise advice
  • Deal with larger scale, complex transactions alongside colleagues
  • Attending to clients of the firm
  • Drafting a wide range of legal documentation such as Contracts, Standard Terms and Conditions of Sale and Shareholder Agreements
  • Making amendments to Articles of Association
  • Preparing Board Minutes and all Companies House forms, ensuring filing of all statutory documents
  • Manage and support the team to achieve their best
  • Supervise junior members of the team
  • Active involvement within business development
  • Maintaining a professional and polite demeanour at all times
  • Managing and support the team within the office and other offices
  • Support is provided to all fee earning members of the team

The successful candidate must be a Solicitor with a substantial amount of experience of dealing with a diverse portfolio of business clients across an array of sectors; from international organisations to sole traders, established household names to new start-ups, listed companies to charities

Job Description

Corporate & Commercial Solicitor – Head of Department

Portsmouth, Hampshire

A well-established legal practice is seeking a highly experienced Corporate Solicitor from a reputable firm to join their leading department. The team and wider firm are accredited in the Legal 500 and UK Chambers. The team are acknowledged for providing a first-class service to high net worth clientele across a range of transactions.

This is an excellent opportunity to develop an existing mixed caseload with an exceptional miscellaneous client base who operate across a wide range of different industries to include financial services, technology, professional services, manufacturing, hotels and leisure, real estate, publishing, fashion, media and sport.

This is a position will be a National head of department role, therefore you will be required to oversee the teams in all the offices.

Areas of focus may include:

  • Commercial contracts
  • Company secretarial matters
  • Competition law
  • Corporate
  • Charities and not for profit organisations
  • Data protection
  • Intellectual property rights
  • Partnerships
  • Sport

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing your own caseload, providing clear and concise advice
  • Deal with larger scale, complex transactions alongside colleagues
  • Attending to clients of the firm
  • Drafting a wide range of legal documentation such as Contracts, Standard Terms and Conditions of Sale and Shareholder Agreements
  • Making amendments to Articles of Association
  • Preparing Board Minutes and all Companies House forms, ensuring filing of all statutory documents
  • Manage and support the team to achieve their best
  • Supervise junior members of the team
  • Active involvement within business development
  • Maintaining a professional and polite demeanour at all times
  • Managing and support the team within the office and other offices
  • Support is provided to all fee earning members of the team

The successful candidate must be a Solicitor with a substantial amount of experience of dealing with a diverse portfolio of business clients across an array of sectors; from international organisations to sole traders, established household names to new start-ups, listed companies to charities

Job Summary

Location: Portsmouth
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
Date: 16th September 2020

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Job Summary

Location: Portsmouth
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
16th September 2020

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