Defence Litigation Solicitor

Defence Litigation Solicitor (NQ – 3 years PQE)


Artemis Human Capital is delighted to be working in partnership with a top tier, commercial law firm as they seek to appoint a Defence Litigation Solicitor to their growing team. With a focus on excellence, collaboration, and innovation, our client is a market leading firm with a prestigious reputation.

Responsibilities: As a Defence Litigation Solicitor, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing a diverse caseload of defence litigation matters from inception to resolution.
  • Conducting legal research, drafting pleadings, and preparing court documents.
  • Attending court proceedings, hearings, and negotiations on behalf of clients.
  • Providing legal advice and guidance to clients on various litigation matters.
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with clients, colleagues, and external stakeholders.
  • Keeping abreast of legal developments and industry trends.


  • Qualified Solicitor with a minimum of 2 years post-qualification experience in defence litigation.
  • Strong litigation and case management skills.
  • Excellent research, analytical, and drafting abilities.
  • Effective communication and negotiation skills.
  • Proven ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team.


  • Demonstrated experience in handling defence litigation cases independently.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines effectively.
  • A commitment to providing high-quality legal services and client satisfaction.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in work.
  • Knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, and procedures in defence litigation.


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Opportunities for professional development and continued learning.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including 25 days annual leave, bonus structure plus more.
  • Supportive and inclusive work environment.

For a confidential chat about this role or any others, please contact Ciara O’Connor at Artemis Human Capital.

  • Full Time
  • Belfast
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