Staff recruitment

Vacancy: Assistant Practice Manager  

Salary circa £28,000 per annum (depending on experience)

South Square is a leading set of chambers whose members practice in commercial law, with an emphasis on insolvency, banking, company, corporate finance, business disputes and arbitration. Chambers has 42 members, including 17 QCs.

South Square now have a vacancy for an Assistant Practice Manager.  The successful candidate will be an ambitious and energetic individual with a minimum of 4 years relevant chambers experience, ready to step up to a junior management role.  They will have a good understanding of diary management, listing and fixing, and general clerking duties and will not be afraid to oversee and guide more junior members of the team.  Experience of fee negotiation and chasing would be a bonus.

A detailed job description, together with an explanation of the team structure and selection criteria is available on request from the Clerking team.  South Square is committed to supporting the London Living Wage.

South Square uses the Meridian (MLC) Diary and Fees system.  Any training would be provided where necessary.

All applications to:

The Clerking Team, 3-4 South Square, Gray’s Inn, London, WC1R 5HP


Telephone enquiries: 020 7696 9900

Closing date for applications: 12 p.m. (noon) on 12 August 2019.


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