Following our very successful merger in 2016, we are looking to bolster our Dispute Resolution team in London with a key senior hire. Our London team are highly regarded for undertaking a broad range of Commerical litigation matters including banking and finance, insolvency, Propert litigation and IP. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious senior lawyer to help grow the practice further either through developing the existing broad litigation practice or bringing a new niche market to the firm.
You will work closely with the Senior Partner (who is also the Regional Lead Partner for the London region), to develop a strong business plan to grow Commercial Litigation work in the London office.
Skills & Experience:
Substantial previous experience within Commercial Litigation law. Ideally you will have a niche practice area to continue to develop
Strong client management skills with a focus on delivery of excellent client service
Proven ability to win new business through networking and targeted marketing activities
Ability to manage a small team
Lead by Example- Is a role model for living Royds Withy King Values and provides clarity for others about current and future business direction
Has Positive Impact & Influence- Has excellent interpersonal and communication skills, builds strong internal and external relationships
Manages Performance & Contribution- Able to optimise the talent, expertise and experience of team members in meeting organisational and individual objectives
Coaches & Develops Others- Plays an active part in nurturing and developing people, has a positive expectation of others’ ability to learn grow and develop
Manages Change and Ambiguity-Responds positively to new and changing requirements, supports and inspires others through change
Focuses on Innovation and Developing the Brand and Business- Demonstrates creative thinking keeping the client at the heart of ideas and innovates to grow the business
Royds Withy King is a full service UK Top 100 law firm with robust commercial, private client, specialist personal injury and clinical negligence practices. We have the combined expertise of 470 staff across our offices in Bath, Oxford, London and Wiltshire.
We are a passionate and growing firm that strives to be specialists in our field and put client relationships at the core of everything we do. We use our experience across the full range of commercial and private law sectors to put our clients ahead of the curve.
And our strongest advocates are our people; it’s the way they relate to our clients and the way they do business. We are proud to have been ranked as a 'Sunday Times Top 100 Best Mid-Size Company to Work For' for the last four years.
If you are looking for an opportunity to work in a friendly and professional environment in a Law firm with prospects, then look no further!