Join the future of Law

Our people are our greatest asset

We're looking for the sharpest legal minds to join our vibrant team of technology disruptors to reshape the future of Scots Law.

An open invitation to the sharpest legal minds.

Join Alston Law, where we work together to pave the way to change how legal services are delivered. Here, you’ll do more than join something — you’ll add something and make a real difference.

Your mindset is just as important as your skillset. Bring your empathy and curiosity, as well as your ability to learn, question the world around you, bounce back from mistakes and stay creative. In an increasingly digital world, we also want your most human qualities.

Benefits

  • Excellent salary and pension scheme
  • Innovative employee benefits scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service benefit
  • Blended working model – great balance of home and office working

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Supervising Solicitor for Litigation Team-associate/senior associate level

The post will initially be largely home based and, in time, from the Glasgow office.

Alston Law is part of the Moray Legal Group and a leading debt recovery brand in Scotland. Clients include high street lenders,  commercial businesses, property and letting agencies and major motor finance providers.

We have a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious litigator with 5 years + PQE to join our growing litigation team as Supervising Solicitor at associate/senior associate level.

You will have significant experience of property litigation and debt recovery, strong client relationship skills, experience of supervising a team of paralegals and trainees and the ability and desire to develop and grow relationships with existing clients and help win new clients. You will also ideally have experience in acting for FCA authorised lender clients.

In this role you will:

  • Act as the main day to day point of contact for clients on a variety of matters but with a major focus on debt recovery and property litigation.
  • Build on existing client relationships and develop new ones.
  • Guide more junior members of the team and act as a mentor for them.
  • Contribute to thought leadership and to raise the profile of the firm externally.
  • Develop professionally and personally.

Required experience and skills for this role includes:

  • Strong experience of commercial litigation in Scotland, with particular experience of property litigation and debt recovery, ideally for lender clients and SMEs
  • Qualified in Scots law (Dual qualification in Scotland and England is desirable but not essential)
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • The ability to work with a significant degree of independence
  • Experience of managing a team of paralegals, lawyers and trainees

 

We’d love to hear from you if you consider yourself to be a team player, with the initiative and drive to solve problems for customers and the business, have a willingness to learn and an interest in IT and technical solutions.  Please send your CV and covering letter to people@moray.group