Enviromental Legal Director

Joe Rees Director and Recruiter

+44 (0) 7903 222 898



Manchester, Leeds


£90000-120000 per annum


Private Practice


Permanent Role


21 June 2024



We are seeking a talented individual to join our clients Tier 1-ranked Environment and Sustainability team, where you will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of advisory, contentious, and transactional projects across various sectors.

As a Senior Lawyer in the team, you will have the chance to showcase your expertise in environmental law and policy while providing strategic advice to our diverse client base. You will be responsible for managing complex cases, developing client relationships, and guiding junior team members to success.

What this law firm apart is their deep understanding of their clients operations and their ability to deliver fast, commercial solutions to complex challenges. With a focus on environmental governance, climate change planning, and sustainable product development, you will have the opportunity to make a real impact in the field of environmental law.

To be successful in this role, you will need at least 7 years of environmental PQE at an appropriate level, proven experience in client relationship management, and a desire to work in a team-based environment. In return, you will have the chance to advance your career, assume additional responsibilities, and be involved in a variety of business development activities.

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding role where you can make a difference, then we want to hear from you.

Please apply through the advert or contact Joe Rees at Thornton Legal directly on 07903222898. Stated PQE and salary levels are for guidance only.

Thornton Legal is a specialist legal recruiter, connecting law firms with the best legal talent across the North West, West Yorkshire and West Midlands. We focus on long term relationships built on honesty, trust and communication.

We regularly recruit for international, national, Legal 500, regional and boutique law firms, and our approach is based on quality over quantity. We consult, support and advise but, ultimately, the choice is always yours.

Joe Rees Director and Recruiter

+44 (0) 7903 222 898


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