Ronald Fletcher Baker LLP is a full-service law firm with an international outlook. We have a vacancy for a full time Solicitor in our Business Crime Department/ CIS Desk at our London office.
Job Description •Junior solicitor in the Business Crime Department •Working across business crime, civil fraud, money laundering and confiscation with emphasis on clients from CIS region •Experience working alongside dispute resolution lawyers in multi-disciplinary teams, including foreign lawyers and professionals •Familiarity with criminal procedure •Familiarity with Civil Procedure Rules based litigation •Keeping up to date with developments in the law and practice of area of specialism and imparting knowledge to other fee earners •Manage and develop client relationships and pursue marketing opportunities •Assist with setting up and participating in marketing initiatives; speaking at conferences; preparing client pitches/capability statements and procuring work from clients and intermediaries.
Essential skills, qualifications and experience •Be qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales •Russian speaker •Fluency in Ukrainian or other CIS region languages is highly preferred •Be fluent in English language (both spoken and written) - a very high level of functioning is required •Be experienced in private legal practice in the UK •Experience in CIS jurisdictions an advantage •Be experienced in advising clients, particularly those from the CIS region in criminal and regulatory investigations as well as money laundering and bribery matters •Have a track record of fee-earning •Ability to bring existing client relationships to the firm an advantage •Typing skills in English (at least 50-60 words per minute) to enable self-servicing
Closing date: 11 October 2020
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Ronald Fletcher Baker LLP is an Equal Opportunity employer.