Minimum Salary
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Shipping and Trade Litigation Associate

£79000 - £90000

With the shipping industry operating at a truly global scale with most of todaystrade taking place via ocean vessels,contentiousmarine and international trade is a highly exciting area to work in. Commodities law involves the international sale of goods, and thus, solicitors can expect to be acting for various international clients and advising them on a range of areas, including oil and gas, trade finance, and bills of ladingdisputes. This diverse work makes for a busyand demanding career for the right candidate.

Our clients are an international law firm with a strength in shipping law. This law firm is internationally praised for their outstanding commoditiesteam, and their ability to offer first-class services on a broad range of work. This work includes dealing with contentious issues in the areas of, cargo loss, master trading agreements, and ports and logistics contracts. The partner who leads this team is an expert on all commodities and international maritime trade issues. This individual has represented some of the largest clients, including international oil companies, ship owners, and chemical companies, makingthis partner one of the leading lawyers in this sector.

This law firm is searching for an England and Wales qualified solicitor with 2-5 years PQE experience to join their maritime and trade department, undertaking commodities work. This senior associate will be expected to have vast experience on contentious commodities work and ideally, should have trained at a firm that leads in this area of work, or a niche London shipping firm.

The right candidate will find themselves in a great position to progress in their career, undertaking big ticket work, alongside the best commodities solicitors in the country. To discuss this position in more detail or for a confidential conversation about the market in general please give us a call on 0203 633 0962.


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