In House Solicitor - Aerospace

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  • Location:

    Leicester, Leicestershire

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  • Salary:

    £449 - £451 per day

  • Contact:

    Jamie Kenward

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months +

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In House Solicitor - Aerospace

Defence Company


6 Months

£450 a day

A well respected defence company are looking for an Solicitor to join them and take on a varied and challenging in-house role.


  • Providing timely advice to senior management, commercial, project management and procurement teams on a variety of legal topics.
  • Evaluating risks regarding business decisions and operations.
  • Identifying compliance and governance issues.
  • Drafting and negotiating high value commercial contracts and advising on flow down of terms to subcontractors.
  • Assessing multiple inputs and impacts with a variety of stakeholders.


  • PQE solicitor or barrister (English law or dual qualified).
  • Proven counselling experience in a business environment. Well-versed in how businesses operate.
  • In-depth knowledge of commercial law and commercial contracts.
  • Desirable but not essential are:
  • Exposure to DEFCONS and public procurement rules.
  • Reviewing agreements for the provision of satellite services and advising on issues arising.
  • Drafting skills.
  • Ability to identify legal issues and risks and propose pragmatic solutions that will eliminate or mitigate risks.
  • Ability to make good judgments and apply analytical skills.
  • First class communication skills.
  • Ability to achieve SC clearance.

Apply now and I will call to discuss this role and your experience in more depth