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Legal Counsel - Litigation - Leading International Bank

  • Location: Manchester
  • £ Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Contact: Patrick Waugh
  • Expiry Date: 19 April 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -022023-477505

Hydrogen are working on an exciting opportunity with a leading international bank who are looking to hire a litigation lawyer to join their highly regarded legal team as a Legal Counsel.

The ideal candidate will have at least 4 years of experience working in a litigation role, with previous experience advising on pre-litigation and litigation matters within the financial services sector.


  • Managing a variety of litigation and pre-litigation matters relating to the relevant business unit.
  • Providing legal advice and guidance to various business units and stakeholders.
  • Conducting legal research and analysis to support litigation strategy.


  • Admitted to practice as a solicitor in England & Wales with ideally 4+ years PQE gained in-house or within private practice*.
  • Strong knowledge of litigation and pre-litigation matters.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to work independently, manage multiple tasks and prioritise effectively.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

If you would like to find out more on a confidential basis, please express your interest via this page or email Please rest assured that all enquiries will be received in the strictest confidence and no personal details will be shared with any other party without your express consent.

*PQE stated is purely a guide and for those who can demonstrate required skills for the role and fall outside of this PQE range are encouraged to apply..