Solicitor / Senior Solicitor / Associate | Aberdein Considine Legal

Solicitor / Senior Solicitor / Associate

Full Time / Permanent

Location: Newcastle

Aberdein Considine require a Solicitor to work within our Banking Litigation team based within our Newcastle office. We are open to considering all levels from Assistant Solicitor to Associate level.

This role is working with a team of lawyers in the Banking Litigation team, undertaking litigation and advisory work for a range of financial services clients, including a number of the UK’s largest banks and building societies.

We are looking for a dynamic individual, ideally with experience of work within the areas of finance/mortgage and/or debt recovery. Caseload will include financial services litigation such as complex or defended mortgage possession proceedings, litigation and advice in relation to deceased borrower cases and end of term mortgages and title rectification work.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage own caseload under supervision.
  • Contribute to the high professional standards in the team, help to develop junior solicitors, paralegals and trainee solicitors, contribute to “know how” and in-house training
  • Build and maintain relationships with financial services clients.
  • Understand and meet requirements contained in Financial Conduct Authority rules and in client service level agreements.
  • Meet financial and performance targets.

Requirements

Skills and Experience

  • Experience of finance/mortgage litigation and/or debt recovery
  • Commitment to technical excellence
  • Commitment to learning, development and teamwork

Essential/Minimum Requirements

  • Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive Qualified in England & WALES

How to apply

Online: Application Form

Download: Application Form

E-mail: recruitment@acandco.com

Mail: Human Resources Department
Aberdein Considine
5 - 9 Bon-Accord Crescent
Aberdeen
AB11 6DN