Shipping Solicitor

Recruiter
eNL Midlands & South West
Location
Truro
Salary
excellent
Posted
09 May 2017
Expires
21 Jun 2017
Sector
Legal
Shipping Solicitor - Cornwall - A unique opportunity has arisen for a Shipping Solicitor to join a first class team of this leading law firm. JOB TITLE: Shipping Solicitor PQE REQUIRED: 3 years PQE LOCATION: Cornwall (Commutab le f rom: Truro, St. Austell, Penryn, Falmouth, Newquay & Braddock) SALARY: £ Highly Competitive OVERVIEW: This new opportunity for a Shipping Solicitor will see you join a highly reputable team. The appointed Shipping Solicitor will deal with matters including; Marine Regulation; Harbour Revision, Empowerment and Closure Orders; Marine Licensing and Planning including Marine Management Organisation and Environment Agency consents; Collisions and Salvage; Charterparty disputes; Ship Building Contracts and regulation; Marine Security Documentation; Repossession of Ships; Charter and Sponsorship Agreements and disputes; Marine Energy; Fishing industry claims and Fishing law; and/ or Yachting and Marine Leisure Matters. Previous experience in shipping and /or superyachts is not essential, but a genuine interest in developing a career in shipping and superyacht law is essential. Applications are sought from Shipping Solicitors with a minimum of 3 years PQE in this area of law. The successful Shipping Solicitor will be required to assist with a caseload that encompasses international cross border disputes as well as the sale, purchase and financing of vessels. The Shipping Solicitor appointed to this thriving team will have exceptional inter-personal and communication skills and work well under pressure and to tight deadlines. You will be organised and will have an excellent academic record and good numeracy skills. You will also be able to think creatively to tailor cost effective solutions for clients. The position of Shipping Solicitor would suit someone who is accurate, proactive and committed to meeting deadlines while remaining calm under pressure. Excellent all round communication skills, professional telephone manner and attention to detail is essential. THE FIRM: This established Legal 500 practice based in the beautiful Counties of Devon and Cornwall, are offering a Shipping Solicitor an excellent opportunity to combine rewarding career prospects with an excellent work / life balance along with a competitive salary and benefits package. Contact Details: If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Rebecca Lawrence at eNL on 0121 454 1004 or email rebecca.lawrenceenllegal.co.uk. Or contact us via Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/company/237102 eNL is handling a number of Shipping Solicitor vacancies throughout the Midlands and South West. If you are a Shipping Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to http://www.enllegal.co.uk/candidate-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. In addition, if you know any Shipping Solicitors who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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