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Senior Solicitor - Employment

Due to the expansion of our commercial client base, we have an exciting new opportunity for a Senior Solicitor within our Employment, Immigration & Pensions team, ideally 2-4 years PQE, based in our Glasgow office.

We’re looking for a Senior Solicitor specialising in employment law to join our Award Winning Team.  You will be working with Chris McDowall, Partner and Musab Hemsi, Director, as well as a team of highly motivated and sociable employment lawyers! Check out our credentials below on our website.

Employment Law Solicitors for Employers in Scotland | Anderson Strathern

And don’t just take our word for it…Legal 500 testimonials

“I work with the employment law team and they always respond quickly to queries. Their advice is pragmatic, solidly based in case law and employment law and they give me options to consider.”

“Excellent customer service which is consistent, reliable and practical to our organisation.”

The role will involve

  • Providing advice and guidance to clients in relation to day to day employment law matters
  • Preparing ET1 and ET3 submissions and other associated correspondence with the Employment Tribunal in relation to litigation
  • Taking and drafting witness statements
  • Conducting legal research
  • Advocacy at Employment Tribunals and Employment Appeal Tribunals
  • Drafting non-contentious documentation such as contracts of employment, handbooks, policies and procedures
  • Developing expertise in the resolution of employment disputes including the use of mediation
  • Supporting other departments in relation to non – contentious matters such as TUPE warranties and indemnities on the sale or transfer of a business
  • Delivery of training and workshops to clients and non-clients
  • Participating in the business development initiatives of the team and the Firm.

What you’ll need to succeed

  • Be a Solicitor with relevant employment law experience, ideally 2-4 years PQE
  • Meet agreed fee earning targets and have an understanding of financial issues relevant to your role
  • Good organisational, prioritisation and interpersonal skills
  • Deliver high quality advice which is concise in both written and verbal communication
  • Ability to develop your client relationship and client care skills
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively as an individual and as part of a team
  • Commercial and solutions orientated in your approach
  • Recognise and manage risk effectively
  • Committed to your personal development and enthusiastic!
  • Technically proficient in Microsoft Office applications

What you need to do now

If you are interested in this role, please complete the form below. Any questions please contact

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