Commercial Senior Associate
Commercial Senior Associate
Post date: 24 Nov 2020 (11 months ago)
Commercial Senior Associate (8+ years’ PQE) – with a competitive salary, a great work-life balance and excellent benefits, you’ll be based at our fantastic offices in the vibrant town centre of Altrincham, which was recently voted the North West winner in The Sunday Times 'Best Places to Live Guide 2021'.
Myerson Solicitors LLP is one of the largest independent legal practices in the North West of England. We are an award-winning law firm that boasts the very best expert lawyers within the industry. Working with a variety of clients across a range of services and sectors within the UK and internationally, we can assure you that every day is unique at Myerson.
Our Corporate Commercial team provide the highest level of strategic advice to a large portfolio of commercial organisations. Our successful and professional team of solicitors were commended and recognised within The Times ‘Best Law Firm 2019’. The Times list comprised only 200 regional & national heavyweights and the inclusion of our Corporate Commercial department represented the high level of satisfaction from both our clients and our peers.
Typical matters include:
- IT & E-Commerce contracts
- software development, licensing and hosting agreements
- web-development agreements
- data protection
- advice on IPRs
- assignment and licensing of intellectual property rights
- outsource / consultancy / procurement agreements
- joint venture and collaboration agreements
- commercial contracts and trading agreements
- standard terms of business and supply, agency and distribution agreements
- advice on competition law
Who we are looking for
The position would suit those with an excellent academic background and training who are looking to further develop their career. Candidates are required to have exceptional knowledge of commercial law, delivering legal support across a wide range of commercial matters including drafting, negotiating and interpreting contracts.
Candidates must have a pragmatic and solution-focused approach to their work and excellent client management and matter management skills. The ability to work well with experienced professionals, within a team orientated environment is essential.
The successful candidate will conduct work as a lead fee earner, working on a wide range of commercial matters providing high-quality advice representing a leading law firm.
The culture at Myerson offers an innovative and distinct workplace in both its approach and ideologies.
Find out what it's like to work at our fast-growing, award-winning law firm by reading the Myerson Careers Brochure here.
Generous annual leave, private healthcare, death in service scheme, subsidised gym membership and a contributory pension scheme.
To apply for this position
Please send a covering letter and CV to James Birch (in-house Recruiter) via the following e-mail address:
Myerson are strong advocates of a successful work/life balance and proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We welcome applications from individuals from diverse backgrounds with the same ethos, passion and enthusiasm.