Senior Corporate and Commercial Lawyer

Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per annum DOE

The company

Invicta Law’s Corporate and Commercial group offers leading expertise, commercial acumen and a service that itself represents exceptional value. The team advises on a wide range of corporate, contracts and procurement issues, including company law, academy conversions, information law, construction and state subsidy. We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Lawyer to join our team of experienced professionals.

We are looking for an experienced solicitor with a broad range of good commercial contracts and procurement experience, ideally within a local government context. The post holder must be capable of working under pressure, taking initiative and adopting proactive approaches to deliver a fast and efficient service.

The successful candidate will be undertaking corporate and commercial legal work on behalf of Invicta Law’s clients and will also assist other members of the Corporate & Commercial Group in the effective management of their caseloads and deputise for the Head of Group when required.

A minimum of 6-7 years’ PQE is essential in the following areas: Construction, Procurement, Education law, Pensions and Contracts. Experience of working within the public sector and pursuing business development opportunities is also essential. This role has opportunities for remote/flexible working, with expectation to attend the office or client premises, as and when required for business need.


  • Flexible Working (including opportunities for flexible and home working)
  • Group Pension Plan
  • Enhanced Annual Leave
  • Professional Fee Payment
  • Life Insurance
  • Enhanced Statutory Pay
  • Strong CPD opportunities
  • Enhanced Sick Pay (based on length of service)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Modern offices
  • Free Parking (if office based)

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Conduct of corporate and commercial related legal matters including the drafting of all necessary legal and non-legal documentation involved.
  • Support members of the Corporate & Commercial Group and provide advice to other Groups at Invicta Law, as necessary.
  • Take an active role in the development of the Group’s client base, pursuing business development opportunities and taking part in marketing initiatives.
  • Achieve and maintain a good working relationship with all clients and instructing officers of key clients and other Invicta Law staff.
  • Support with the supervision of Trainee Solicitors, CILEx Trainees and other unqualified staff in accordance with the requirements of their relevant professional bodies and Invicta Law Policies.
  • Participate in such Quality Assurance and other systems as may apply in Invicta Law, including internal and external audits.
  • Carry out such other duties commensurate with the post as the Head of Group and Joint CEO’s may require.
  • Maintain SRA standards and ethics at all times.


If you are interested, we would like to hear from you. Please submit a CV and covering letter (please keep to a maximum of one side of A4) to careers@invicta.lawThe closing date for applications is 14th May 2021.

If you would like any more information about the role including the full job description, please email or call 03000 411100.

If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks of the closing date you have not been successful. For more information on working for Invicta Law, check out our Careers page.

Job Summary

Corporate and Commercial
Maidstone, Kent
£50,000 - £55,000 pa (DOE)
Closing Date:
14th May 2021
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