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London Head of Employment lawyer, Partner to £400,000

Reference: MC890650
Job type: Permanent
Location: UK - London
Practice areas:
Employment
Employment - Non-contentious Employment
This is an opportunity to join a Washington headquartered law firm that benefits from an established tier one ranked employment practice in the States. The firm has, to date, maintained a modest offering in London, running a relatively small office. The London team is currently rated for Real Estate, Litigation and trade practices.

Given there are no employment lawyers in the London office, this is effectively a greenfield site where you will immediately assume a ‘head of’ role. Naturally, you will be expected to have a degree of client following but there will also be work referred from other partners and their practices. This is not intended to be a one-partner ‘service’ role and it is anticipated you will grow a team. The ideal candidate will have a background in respondent work and a mix of contentious and non-contentious employment law experience. The person is likely to be an existing partner but those on the cusp of partnership with relevant backgrounds will also be considered.

Apply online or contact MARK COATES at mark.coates@edwardsgibson.com or +44 207 153 4903 to find out more about this or similar opportunities.

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