Corporate Solicitor - Open to flexibility - hours and location

Homeworking - from a location of your choice
03 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type

Corporate Solicitor - Homeworking (all locations considered), Open to flexibility

We are looking for qualified solicitors who would like to work from home.

Harper James are proud to be a modern and pioneering full service commercial law firm, with a unique business model and an innovative way of practicing. We are currently experiencing rapid growth and have strong demand from new and existing clients.

We are leading innovation in the legal services sector by adopting a pioneering model that allows us to provide a flexible and easily accessible legal service for our clients, delivered by partner level lawyers. Our charges are also significantly lower than other law firms, while providing a comparable service. 

To help us continue to build our business and accelerate this growth even further we are looking for a Corporate Solicitor (minimum 5 yrs pqe) to work with us either from home or one of our offices in Birmingham and Sheffield. Our lawyers currently work and live across the UK. Because of our business model we are able to, and very happy to, accommodate flexible part-time hours and all locations.

Our Corporate work mainly comprises of Venture Capital and Private Equity work.

As an organisation we are suited to entrepreneurial lawyers who share our vision for changing the landscape of the profession with cost effective legal services. We provide a collegiate and collaborative environment where members are encouraged to share knowledge, responsibilities and ideas to produce successful outcomes for our clients in an environment where you can realise your own aspirations within an ambitious and pioneering legal practice.  We have a very relaxed working environment where everyone dresses casually and everyone is equal.

What can we offer you?

Quality, technically challenging work from our clients ranging from microbusinesses to PLC and technology start-ups to venture capital companies; all the necessary IT software required to do your job; professional indemnity insurance; legal resources (such as PLC and Lexis Nexis); opportunities to maintain your CPD; open and free access to junior legal staff, professional support lawyers and our wider team of lawyers; administrative support including help with I.T, marketing, invoicing and compliance/regulation. In fact, all you require is a clean practicing certificate, a laptop and a mobile phone.

This role comes with a competitive hourly rate.

Please send your CV and covering letter via the below method; our process starts with an informal call with our Recruitment Manager.