Vacancies

HERRINGTON CARMICHAEL LLP


Business Immigration Solicitor / Adviser – 2 to 5 years PQE

Herrington Carmichael LLP is an award winning, Legal 500 full service firm and is growing fast. We are looking to expand our Employment Department with the addition of an experienced business immigration solicitor or OISC qualified adviser.  Over the last three years, the Employment Department has more than trebled in size and we are looking to further expand our offering to clients.  Within this Department, we have been offering new and existing clients specialist business immigration services.

The ideal candidate will have worked in a commercial environment providing high quality immigration advice to corporate clients and their family members.  We are looking for experience in Tier 1 Entrepreneur and Investor applications, Tier 2/5 visa initial and extension applications as well as advising clients on the right to work and operation of the sponsor management system.  Knowledge and experience with Home Office compliance visits and defending civil penalties would also be required.  A proven track record of working independently is essential to the role. The candidate must also demonstrate strong business development skills with a flare for promoting new developments within the immigration sector through social media forums.  Liaison with the Immigration Legal Practitioner Association and other immigration forums would be preferred.

The successful candidate will become a valued member of our Employment Department working alongside other experienced solicitors and fee earners.   The opportunity will allow the successful candidate to play a pivotal role as we continue to develop and grow our business in this area. The position will be based in our Wokingham office. The candidate would, however, also be required to work at our Camberley office.  Salary based on experience, generous bonus scheme, pension contributions, free parking and holiday entitlements are on offer. To apply, please send a covering letter and CV to:- Kate Hardesty at Kate.hardesty@herrington-carmichael.com

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Family Solicitor

Herrington & Carmichael LLP is an, award winning, Legal 500 full service firm and is growing fast.

Our family department deals with the full spectrum of private family work including divorce and the financial aspects of marriage breakdown along with pre-nuptial and co-habitation agreements.

Solicitor 8 years+ PQE

This is an exciting new role for someone who is looking for their next move. The successful candidate will have built up a good knowledge of private family law and business development throughout their career and will be looking for an opportunity to really drive the development of the family department forward. They will need to demonstrate that they have an excellent reputation within the area and will ideally have a following to bring with them. Being a team player is essential.

This is a varied and interesting role with an emphasis on mid to high net worth financial cases with some private children matters.

Good client care skills and a willingness to become involved in growing the department further are essential. This role is based in our Wokingham office with occasional travel to the Camberley office. It offers an excellent chance for a dedicated individual to develop their career within a flexible environment and join an expanding and successful firm that is supportive and encouraging. A car and driving license are essential.

Competitive salary with generous bonus scheme and pension contributions.

Please send a covering letter and CV to: - Kate Hardesty at Kate.hardesty@herrington-carmichael.com

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Corporate & Commercial Dept – Experienced Commercial Law Paralegal / Contract Manager / Contract Advisor

Herrington Carmichael LLP is a full service commercial firm and is growing fast. Our Corporate & Commercial Department is listed in the Legal 500 for the Thames Valley and is at the heart of the firm’s ambitious growth plans. We pride ourselves on being business lawyers offering long term support to our clients.

We’re looking to expand our Corporate & Commercial Department by appointing an experienced commercial law paralegal / contract manager / contract advisor to assist the team.   Our team is a mixed corporate and commercial team and, whilst the role will predominantly be commercial law focused, candidates should be willing to be work in both areas. 

It is envisaged that the role will assist the commercial team in a wide range of matters, with a particular emphasis on contract reviews, preparing contract reports, drafting bespoke contracts and performing due diligence on a wide variety of commercial law documents.

The role will involve the successful candidate assuming a high degree of responsibility from the outset. The successful candidate will be required to hit the ground running, so must have significant demonstrable experience as a commercial law paralegal / contract manager / contract advisor working on a wide range of commercial law matters.

Based in our Camberley office with occasional travel to our Wokingham office, this is an excellent chance for a dedicated individual to develop their career within a flexible environment and join an expanding and successful firm that is supportive and encouraging.

Competitive salaries and generous bonus schemes, pension contributions and holiday entitlements are on offer.

Qualification and experience descriptions are given purely as a guide, and any candidate who is able to demonstrate the required skills and experience will be considered for the role.

To apply, please send a covering letter and CV to: - Kate Hardesty at Kate.hardesty@herrington-carmichael.com by 5pm on 27th April 2018.

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OTHER VACANCIES

Herrington Carmichael do not have any other vacancies at present, however any speculative enquiries can be addressed to Kate Hardesty, HR Manager at Kate.hardesty@herrington-carmichael.com 

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