Commercial Lawyers Experience level: 3 years + Term: Permanent Working hours: Full-time Team: Commercial Location: Leeds, Newcastle, Bristol, Southampton and Plymouth Due to rapid growth in our Commercial practice as a result of exciting new client wins, Partner and Commercial Team Leader, Paula Bartlett, is now looking to recruit several lawyers across our national network of regional offices. These are full time opportunities, however applications from those requiring a flexible working pattern will be considered. Our nationally based commercial lawyers are integral to our continuing success. Representing an impressive range of FTSE 250 clients on high-profile, business-critical transactions and regulatory matters, they play a vital role in helping clients remove obstacles to growth and success. The team comprises of specialists in commercial, IT, IP, data protection and competition across our network of UK offices with nationally recognised leaders in their field, the team is one of the largest and most successful of its type. So what will you be doing? In this varied role you'll find yourself working on a wide spectrum of work from negotiating large outsourcing deals to drafting smaller supply contracts and everything in between for an enviable client base of household names in a wide variety of sectors such as chemicals, manufacturing, telecoms, retail and financial institutions. What does the ideal candidate look like? Your location and working pattern is not so important, it's the quality of commercial experience gained at a City, in-house or large regional firm you bring that will be key. We're looking for commercial lawyers with at least three years' experience in all, or any of the following; commercial contracts, IT services agreements, software licensing, cloud outsourcing arrangements, internet and ecommerce issues and/or data protection. Whatever your expertise, you'll have excellent drafting and communications skills and possess a natural ability to build long lasting relationships with our clients. So what makes it so great to work here? Based from any of our regional offices, these new opportunities provide the building blocks for a great career that will allow you to ultimately identify and then hone an area of expertise to further develop your career. Not only will you get to learn from true leaders in their field, you'll also have access to a variety of opportunities to really get to know and understand our clients business from the inside. We're building a reputation for the provision of premium commercial advice that delivers results for both our lawyers who love the work they do, and for our clients whom we are helping to grow, expand and succeed. In addition, through our D&I practices and programmes we work hard to ensure that difference is visibly valued and welcomed. Visit our D&I page to find out more. And that's not all, alongside a competitive salary you'll receive a flexible benefits package so you can pick and choose between the benefits that matter most to you. If you think this is for you, why not get in touch to find out more; my name is Emma Forrester.