A city-centre location and top quality Employment work- what more could you want?! Our expanding Employment team in Oxford is looking for an ambitious Associate Solicitor to work closely with Partner Kate Benefer to provide exceptional legal advice to our broad base of employer and claimant clients.
You will be a straight-talking lawyer, used to providing commercially astute advice to your clients. We offer a really supportive environment but we’ll be looking for you to stand on your own two feet by managing your own workload and taking a keen interest in marketing and business development activities.
The key aspects of the role will include:
Skills & Experience:
Qualified Solicitor with a good depth of post qualification experience in Employment law- Essential
Broad employment experience having undertaken both contentious and non contentious employment work for a diverse range of clients- Essential
Ability to manage own files and delegate work to others- essential
Strong client management skills with a focus on delivery of excellent client service- Essential
Royds Withy King is a UK Top 100 law firm with robust commercial, private client, personal injury and clinical negligence practices. It has the combined expertise of nearly 500 staff across offices in London, Bath, Oxford and Wiltshire and is a founding member of the international network of independent law firms, Interleges.
Royds Withy King uses its experience to put clients ahead of the curve and places client relationships at the heart of everything it does. Royds Withy King achieved eight top tier rankings in The Legal 500 2017 and 39 lawyers were ranked as ‘Leaders in their Field’ in Chambers & Partners UK 2018, both leading guides to the law.
The firm is proud to be ranked for the last five years as a Sunday Times 100 Best Mid-Size Company to Work for. Royds Withy King also received a three star ‘extraordinary’ accreditation from Best Companies in 2017 – one of just six UK law firms to have done so.