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Partner, Litigation and Dispute Resolution – British Virgin Islands - US$ low tax package

Job Title: Partner, Litigation and Dispute Resolution – British Virgin Islands - US$ low tax package
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: British Virgin Islands
Industry: Legal
Reference: AM1871
Contact Name: Amanda Mahoney
Job Published: 21 September 2020
Job Description

Partner, Litigation and Dispute Resolution – British Virgin Islands

Our client is a leading offshore law firm with offices around the globe, both in traditional offshore locations alongside newer onshore locations.  Known for offering an enhanced client service, with a reputation for client-focused operations. On their behalf, we are seeking exceptional candidates for the following role.

Job summary

  • Client advisory role: restructuring, dispute resolution and complex cross-border matters
  • Supervision and management of a team of junior attorneys
  • Ensuring strict compliance with multi-jurisdictional regulatory frameworks

Job description

  • Advise and represent clients in connection with a wide range of disputes: cross-border insolvency, commercial litigation and civil law
  • Drive successful growth of the firm’s Dispute Resolution Team through effective Business Development efforts and client onboarding
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, develop a strong culture of active business development within the whole team
  • Provide strategic guidance to clients, meeting client needs and reacting quickly to changing requirements
  • Supervision of associates, ensuring that advice being given to clients is technically sound, compliant with internal policies, and complies with relevant regulatory frameworks
  • Ensuring that service received by clients is of an exceptionally high standard and that a consistent and timely response is always provided
  • Supervision of associates during the fee estimate process in order to ensure accurate and timely quotes
  • Supporting the professional development of junior team members
  • Effectively managing the resources within the team to maximise fee-earning potential and provide each member of the team with the ability to contribute to the non-chargeable activities of the department

Ideal candidate

  • Qualified with at least 7 years PQE, the majority of which gained within the litigation sector
  • Admitted in England and Wales and/or BVI
  • Multi-jurisdictional, cross-border experience in a leading firm
  • Excellent academic and professional credentials
  • Analytical and detail-oriented, with excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Solid, practical trial experience
  • Experience of building a commercially aware team, with every member able to build and develop client relationships

 

How to apply

 

If this sounds like an opportunity not to be missed, apply today by emailing an up to date CV to a.mahoney@grmsearch.com