About the job
Our client is a leading litigation specialist law firm which operates as a law firm/barristers chambers hybrid. As a result of high levels of instructions across all of their specialist areas they seek to recruit several barristers directly from the Bar. They handle litigation in the High Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court and also Commercial and Investor State Arbitrations. They also have expertise in Public International Law.
Unlike most law firms they do not have hourly rates targets and work on value based fee structures giving them a competitive edge in the market. In addition to their independent client base they also act as co-counsel with a number of large international law firms.
They handle disputes such as insolvency actions against insolvency practitioners, banking litigation including bondholder disputes, cryptocurrency disputes, fraud, enforcement and freezing orders, private criminal prosecutions, intellectual property, private equity and shareholder disputes.
They are seeking to hire several barristers directly from the Bar. Candidates will be likely have at least 5 years’ call up to Silk level. Candidates will have experience that would fit within their current offering and possibly complimentary areas as well. They don’t necessarily need candidates to have their own client base although those who do will be welcome to apply.
On offer are a competitive salary and benefits package and with an attractive bonus structure. This is an opportunity that would suit barristers who are seeking a stable earnings structure with high quality work along with excellent prospects for career advancement.