NQ Shipping Litigation Associate

Salary Details Available Upon Request


Alex Tidy
+44 (0) 203 633 0962


Wadkins Associates are currently assisting a private practice firm in their search for a Newly Qualified Shipping Litigation associate in London. Having worked closely with them in the past, we are in a key position to guide you throughout your entire application process.

Our client is a leading international firm who is actively searching for a Newly Qualified lawyer to join their team. The firm have a strong reputation in the field for being involved in some of the most complex shipping work in the market. This is a prime opportunity for a lawyer due to qualify in September, or who has qualified in the past year, to join a team comprised of experts in the field.

The work will predominantly revolve around dry shipping work, dealing with disputes involving the likes of charterparties and bills of lading. They act on behalf of some of the world’s largest shipowners.

After talking in depth with our client, we have collated some key advantages of joining the team:

  • Growing team: The team is rapidly expanding, as an attractive opportunity like this is hard to find. This is an international firm with a high-tier reputation, meaning they hire only the best to work alongside them, who are keen to pass on their skills to help each candidate develop.
  • Fast development and opportunities: Find yourself in a position where you are constantly learning and developing your skills. Expand your horizons by having exposure to the likes of wet shipping, commodities and offshore work.
  • Great team environment: The culture of the firm is very important to them, and they are seeking a like-minded associate. Enjoy being a part of social events to strengthen your team relationships.

Our client is specifically searching for a candidate with a NQ-1 PQE, who is experienced in dry shipping disputes. A minimum of 2 shipping seats is ideal.

If this role is of interest to you, please do not hesitate to get in touch.