Junior Associate

£105,000 - £115,000
Shannon Aldis


Shannon Aldis

Are you looking to further your career as an employment lawyer by joining one of the leading Magic Circle teams?

Nelson Chambers are currently working with a major international law firm based in the heart of London. The employment team ranks highly in the legal 500 and advises on a wide range of national and cross-border matters.

As part of the team you can expect to advise on non-contentious and contentious matters, with the latter including employment tribunal and high court litigation and investigations.

On the non-contentious side, you will advise on private and public mergers and acquisitions as well as providing day to day employment advice.

As part of this team, you can expect to work on matters such as:

  • Advising on the employment law considerations of corporate transactions
  • Boardroom disputes and severance claims
  • Corporate governance
  • Discrimination
  • Employment litigation at tribunals and the High Court
  • International employment issues
  • General employment advisory including settlement agreements, contracts and handbooks

Required attributes:

  • England and Wales qualified solicitor with at least 1 year of post-qualification experience gained at a well respected City law firm
  • Experience of advising on the employment aspects of corporate transactions and/or the undertaking of a training rotation within a corporate department is highly desirable.
  • Strong academics
  • Willingness to engage in business development activities including client training and article writing.

With my client, the successful candidate can look forward to joining a collaborative and friendly team within a firm that offers great progression opportunities and the chance to develop a successful and rewarding career.

In reward, my client offers a generous benefits package and a competitive salary starting from £105,000.

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