Senior Associate - Mortgage Litigation
We are looking to recruit a senior lawyer who specialises in the mortgage litigation. The role is a supporting role to our standard litigation team with distinct responsibilities.
- Overarching legal support to our standard repossession litigation team
- Case Specific Support for team members on technical and strategic matters
- Managing Sensitive / High Profile case
- Identifying and implementing Legislative/ Process Changes.
- Training & development for team
- Identifying and managing legal risks within the team
The successful candidate will also act as the liaison between the standard and non standard litigation teams with responsibility for managing the file transfer/handback process between the teams.
We have a dedicated team of solicitors who attend Court so it is not expected that the successful candidate would have to deal with hearings. However, the candidate will help to manage Court attendances and will be responsible for implementing feedback and audit. There will also be a requirement for occasional Court attendance to aid relationship building with the Master.
Client & Third Party relationships
The successful candidate will play a key role in helping to support and develop client relationships as well as third party relationships. This extends to support with the following:
- Complaints and Quality Issues
- Change management
- Legal Updates
- Client Onboarding
- Client relationship meetings
Supporting the Head of the Mortgage Litigation team in oversight activity to ensure that operationally we are maintaining a high quality service to clients and customer.
We value our employees highly and we want you to feel valued. You will receive a competitive basic salary with an annual pay review. As a fee earner if you exceed your targets you will receive a generous annual bonus. You will also have access to an extensive range of benefits via our flexible benefits scheme including 25 days holiday (which will increase to 30 days based upon length of service) and private medical insurance.
About the Firm
We’re an ambitious UK law firm built around the needs of our high profile clients. With over 1000 employees and 100 partners across our six UK offices, we’ve grown considerably in the last three years – and so have our revenues. Open-minded? Definitively. Forward-focused? Absolutely. An energetic firm with an entrepreneurial, collaborative culture, we’re always looking to recruit highly talented individuals with the drive to succeed.
TLT has been awarded the ‘Best Law Firm for Partner Approachability 2021’ from the recent Legal Cheek Awards.
So if you’re dynamic, determined and looking for a firm where you can develop your skills, join us and we’ll give you everything you need to thrive.