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Kennedys London, United Kingdom
Jan 20, 2018
Full time
escription Kennedys is looking for a Lawyer to join its London Aviation team to assist with insured defence claims. Many of the claims the candidate will be handling are pre-action or on the small (261) claims track. Type of Clients: Airlines Insurers/Reinsurers Experience Essential: 1-3 years* litigation experience, to include defendant personal injury experience. Keen interest in aviation law. Aviation litigation experience. Desirable: Experience of international litigation preferred. To have had previous client contact and attendance at business development events. Kennedys’ Firm information: Kennedys is an international law firm with expertise in litigation and dispute resolution, particularly in the insurance/reinsurance and liability industries. With over 1,700 people worldwide across 36 offices in the UK and Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific and America, we have some of the most respected legal minds in their fields. We act for insurers, reinsurers, Lloyd’s Syndicates, public bodies and corporates. Our deep sector knowledge means that we understand the impact of proposed regulations and advise our clients on the implications this will have on their business. Every day we make a difference for our clients. We provide answers, recommendations, strategy and tactics. We deliver these in plain English and it’s what we call Legal advice in black and white. What do we have to offer? At Kennedys we offer a vibrant and supportive working environment built upon our core values; we are approachable, and responsive, we show respect for people, we are trustworthy and straightforward and we ensure that we deliver economic solutions for our clients. Career Development: We actively encourage all staff to develop in their chosen career by providing early responsibility, supervision and training. Please see attached job specification for further information. *Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.  
CMS Sheffield, United Kingdom
Jan 20, 2018
Full time
Join our band 1 real estate team in Sheffield offering excellent client exposure.   About the role Working as part of the leading Real Estate practice group which spans over multiple offices you will experience a wide range of Real Estate transactions, advising investors, developers and occupiers, as well as property related joint ventures, limited partnerships and unit trusts for both investment and development projects. Our client-focussed approach means you would be working with a number of different colleagues, gaining exposure to a wide variety of transactions, rather than specialising in a particular aspect of real estate. You will regularly deal with £multi-million transactions and act for some of the largest property owners and developers in the country. You will advise on all aspects of real estate business including major retail, industrial, mixed use and office developments, property financing commercial landlord and tenant matters and, portfolio acquisitions and disposals. About you The ideal candidate will: Have gained excellent relevant experience from a recognised real estate department of a major or medium sized firm. Be able to demonstrate an interest in, and enthusiasm for, the commercial property industry. Have excellent written and oral communication skills.  Have relevant experience in dealing with transactions structured through corporate and offshore vehicles will be an advantage but is not essential.  Have a strong academic background. Have the ambition to succeed and commitment to business development and client relationship management. Be commercially orientated with good business acumen and a commitment to innovation. Have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Be well-organised with strong administration and time management skills and the ability and drive to meet demanding deadlines.      About us   CMS is an international organisation with market leading businesses throughout Europe, The Middle East, Asia and beyond.   Ranked as the world’s 6th largest law firm by lawyer headcount and 6th largest in the UK by revenue, CMS works with clients in 39 countries from 70 office worldwide.    On 1 May 2017, CMS, Nabarro and Olswang came together to create a new future-facing firm, one that is well equipped to help our clients face the future with confidence.  We are driven by technology and readily embrace the possibilities it opens up for developing new and better ways of delivering legal services.  And we recruit, value and nurture top talent.  
Russell-Cooke London, United Kingdom
Jan 19, 2018
Full time
We are a top 100 law firm with around 150 highly regarded specialist lawyers whose breadth of expertise and mix of private and public sector clients reflect the complex legal needs of contemporary London.  Our family teams are highly rated in Chambers and Legal 500.  We are well respected by other family solicitors and are committed to all forms of dispute resolution as well as traditional practice. We are seeking a 3 - 4 PQE associate solicitor to join the team in our central London office.  You will work closely with two partners, assisting on their cases, but developing your own case load and taking the lead.  The ideal candidate will be confident and enthusiastic and will have a strong commitment to family work.  You will be keen to raise your profile and that of the family team and take part in business development activities.  We offer a competitive salary package and a supportive working environment with sociable and committed colleagues.  Russell-Cooke is a unique place to broaden your experience and

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