Litigation Solicitor

Leeds
£28,000 - £50,000
Private Practice
1 - 5 years experience

Litigation Solicitor.
 
Ideally from a financial services background, with some insolvency, debt litigation and secured recoveries experience, a fantastic role has arisen for a technical litigation solicitor. 
 
The role is with the UK’s largest independent law firm, solely focused on the recovery of debt for UK lenders, debt purchasers, central Government and commercial businesses.
 
With a highly specialist executive management team, their unique position means that we can offer 100% focus and commitment to the debt recovery sector.
 
The Leeds-based role will consist of running your own caseload of non-standard litigation cases, and you will have effective and professional handling of client instructions. 
 
The role with entail the following: issuing pre-action letters and commencing proceedings for possession of properties subject to LPA Receivership; advising Receivers and/or lenders on complex/technical issues which may arise from the litigation and ensure possession is secured via a County Court warrant or High Court writ; assisting with commercial and property litigation matters on behalf of administrators and liquidators including making section 234 and 236 (Insolvency Act 1986) applications to court; issuing and serving statutory demands, winding up petitions and bankruptcy petitions; assisting with defending proprietary claims against administrators and liquidators; registering administrator and liquidator appointments at the Land Registry; and researching and advising on various areas of insolvency law; and preparing bundles and instructing Counsel.
 
In addition to the above, there is also the requirement to assist with the volume based debt recovery litigation for various lenders, banks and mortgage companies.

You will be either a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with up to circa 3 years’ experience although all levels will be considered.
 
As the market consolidates, this Leeds-based firm finds itself as the only independent, specialist law firm that can handle significant volumes of both regulated and non-regulated collections and litigation instructions. This puts them in a unique position, offering 100% focus and commitment to the credit sector for the long term. 
 
Along with a fantastic benefits package and competitive salary, you will have brilliant working conditions and a great work life balance.
 
Please get in touch ASAP to discuss this further.
 
Rachael Atherton. 0113 254 9296.

More information

For more information about this role and to apply, please contact Rachael Atherton at G2 Legal on 0113 254 9296 or forward an up to date copy of your CV.

Job reference: RA282789

Company Benefits

  • a
    25 days holiday per annum
  • c
    Company Pension Scheme
  • d
    Life Assurance
  • e
    Critical Illness and Private Medical Insurance
  • f
    Dental Medical Insurance
  • h
    Child Care Vouchers
  • o
    Car/Car Allowance
  • p
    Bonus Scheme

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