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Associate - Public and Regulatory Law


Job Length:Permanent


Firm:Fieldfisher LLP

Job Type:Full Time

Email Address:HR.Ireland@fieldfisher.com


Practice Area:Corporate Practice

Web Address:https://www.fieldfisher.com/en-ie/locations/ireland

Fieldfisher is a European law firm with market leading practices in many of the world's most dynamic sectors. Fieldfisher growing network has over 1,700 people across 25 offices throughout Europe, China and Silicon Valley (USA). Some of their clients include social media giants, high street chains, pharmaceutical, life sciences and medical device companies as well as energy suppliers, banks and technology leaders. Fieldfisher  is renowned for its commercial and practical approach in delivering pragmatic and innovative solutions through its exceptional legal expertise and experience, on time and on budget, to its domestic and international clients.

Fieldfisher have a vacancy for an Associate Solicitor or Barrister to join their busy Public and Regulatory Law department. This role offers interesting and rewarding work in an innovative and progressive environment. The successful candidate will work in a team which provides advice to public and regulatory bodies across different sectors including education, charities, financial, health and social care. The advice provided covers areas including investigations, discipline (including fitness to practise), enforcement, regulatory prosecutions, statutory interpretation, administrative law, competition law and procurement law.

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years' post qualification experience as a solicitor or barrister in this jurisdiction;
  • Experience in some of the areas outlined above in which the team advises the public and regulatory clients;
  • A team player with strong communication skills;
  • A good work ethic with a positive can do attitude and approach to work;
  • Ability to foster trusted relationships with the clients;
  • Excellent drafting skills and attention to detail.

Competitive salary and benefits package offered, some include:

  • Healthcare contribution;
  • Pension contribution;
  • Medical benefits through the provider webdoctor;
  • Paid maternity and paternity contributions;
  • Group Life Assurance Scheme;
  • Income Protection Insurance.

Fieldfisher is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply for the role please submit your CV to HR.Ireland@fieldfisher.com or if you have any questions or would like to discuss the role confidentially please contact Karen Dempsey, Human Resource Director on 01 8280600.

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