Commodities Solicitor

£110000 - £130000


David Comins
0203 633 0962


We are currently assisting a global law firm to hire a senior commodities lawyer into the team.  The role offers a rare opportunity to progress towards partnership with the backing and support of the hiring partner. 

Our clients is a leading law firm with offices across the Middle East, Europe and Asia. Their Marine and Trade team has over 100 lawyers internationally and offers legal advice to shipping, energy, trading, manufacturing and insurance companies.  Their commodities group focusses on both hard and soft commodities including oil and gas, coal and renewable energy. 

Having discussed the role with the partner, he is looking to hire a lawyer with experience in dealing with both high value complex cases and experience in managing smaller matters with autonomy.  The role will involve supervising junior members of the team, in addition to supporting the partner with business development.  Some of the key features of this role include;

  • Training and development in making the step up to partnership
  • Support to develop a book of business
  • Autonomy in running complex files and taking over some key client relationships
  • A strong base salary and bonuses linked to both billable hours targets and winning instructions

For a detailed discussion and to learn more about this role, please get in touch.