Senior Employment Solicitor - Head of London Employment Team

£65000 - £85000 per annum Bonus, Private Healthcare

Managing this role

Lauren Skinner

Head of Legal Recruitment 0207 759 7959

Lauren heads up the recruitment team at Birchrose Associates. She is responsible for recruiting fee earners for law firms across London and the regions, as well as having operational and strategic responsibility for the business. 

Lauren has worked in the recruitment industry for almost 10 years and has specialised in private practice legal recruitment since 2014. She has worked across multiple geographical regions and has a proven track record in building and running successful recruitment teams.

Senior Employment Solicitor - Head of London Employment Team

London (5 Years PQE )

Salary Negotiable DOE

Our client is a highly regarded practice that upholds an enviable reputation in the South East and has been recommended for their exceptional work in numerous practice areas by the Legal 500 and Chambers UK.

As part of their impressive growth plans, the firm has recently established an office in London that has paved the way for an ambitious and commercially minded Solicitor with at least 5 years' PQE to take a leading role in the development of the London employment law offering.

Employment is one of the firms larger practice areas in terms of headcount and revenue and is led by one of the firms Equity Partners. They are seeking a strong "right-hand person" to be at the forefront of the firms recent expansion into the London market.

This particular hire will be strategically key in the growth of both the employment team and the firm as whole. This is an excellent opportunity to play an integral part in the setup of the firms London employment offering with a view to growing a team around you that you will then head up.

This role would suit an Associate or Senior Associate seeking the opportunity to take a leading role within a team that carries excellent career and progression prospects. It would be equally attractive to current Partners who are seeking an opportunity to play a part in the already impressive growth plans of a L500 practice.

The salary on offer promises to be competitive based on previous experience and will be in addition to a market leading benefits package including private healthcare, bonus schemes and more.

Candidates will be valued based on individual merit and are invited to apply to discuss their requirements.

To be considered for this opportunity please contact Birchrose Associates for a confidential discussion.

Birchrose Associates, trading name of Huntress Search Ltd, acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.