Head of General Dispute Resolution


Job type: Fee earning

Location: Exeter

Type: Permanent

Salary: Competitive / Negotiable

Hours: 36.25 per week (full time)


We are currently looking to recruit an experienced dispute resolution lawyer to head our general dispute resolution department.

We are seeking applications from candidates who:

  • Are experienced general dispute resolution lawyers with broad experience and strong technical ability
  • Have a proven track record for being responsible for their own team, including allocating work, undertaking day to day supervisory duties, coaching/mentoring team members and ensuring training needs are met

The successful candidate will:

  • Have broad experience and strong technical ability
  • Be responsible for the day to day management of the team including acting as an escalation point for junior or non-qualified members of the team
  • Manage their own day to day caseload effectively
  • Perform work accurately, reliably and in accordance with the firms risk management procedures
  • Keep up to date with changes and developments in areas of law
  • Build and maintain a network of contacts and referrers

Desirable areas of experience:

  • Employment
  • Inheritance Act and Contentious Probate
  • Contract disputes
  • Civil procedure
  • Shareholder and Partnership disputes
  • Debt collection
  • Construction disputes
  • Housing/landlord and tenant disputes
  • Boundary disputes

Dunn & Baker Solicitors are offering excellent prospects for career development and also a competitive salary for the right individual.

How to apply

For further details or to apply for the position please contact / send your CV to hr@dunnandbaker.co.uk.

Please note:

DBS check is required for this post.

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