Cooke Young & Keidan

About us

Cooke, Young & Keidan is recognised as one of the leading dispute resolution law firms in London. Our lawyers have been commended in both Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500, the pre-eminent independent guides for the legal profession. We were named Boutique Firm of the Year at The Lawyer Awards 2013.

Cooke Young & Keidan London, United Kingdom
Jan 05, 2018
Full time
The Firm A leading litigation boutique law firm based in the City of London specialising in high-value commercial and financial dispute resolution is looking to recruit a NQ to 2 year PQE associate. As part of its expansion plans, and to cope with a growing and increasingly sophisticated workload, the firm is presently looking to recruit a high-calibre junior associate to complement its existing team.   The role The role would encompass commercial and financial litigation and arbitration. The firm is particularly busy at present with high value financial litigation work and, accordingly, recent experience of such work would be very desirable.   Attributes The candidate must: • have an imaginative approach to problem-solving; • possess the ability to work well and collaboratively with others; • be able and willing to take on difficult problems with a can-do attitude.   Education The successful candidate will have an excellent academic record (2:1 degree minimum), and most likely will be with a leading law firm in which she/he deals with complex and high-value commercial disputes. Foreign language skills would be an advantage.