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Litigation Solicitor

Job Description

Litigation Solicitor

Job Description

The Scottish Government Legal Directorate within the Litigation division is currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Litigation Solicitor to join their team. The successful candidate will be working on a range of interesting and high-profile commercial litigation cases, ensuring that the company's clients receive clear and high-quality legal advice.


  • Manage and interpret a large volume of information and data to make sound decisions
  • Provide clear and high-quality legal advice to clients
  • Build collaborative working relationships with colleagues and stakeholders
  • Communicate complex issues effectively
  • Organise workload in a flexible way to manage risk and respond to competing priorities


  • Previous litigation experience is required for this role
  • Scottish practising Solicitor, from 1-2year + PQE
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent ability to communicate complex issues effectively
  • Ability to organise workload in a flexible way to manage risk and respond to competing priorities


  • Qualified Solicitor with relevant experience
  • Member of the Law Society of Scotland
  • Require a BPSS

Additional Information

  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Job Duration: 12 months possibility of extension
  • Occasional travel to the Court Of Session, Edinburgh

How to Apply

If you are interested in this Litigation Solicitor role, please submit your CV

to Beth Kirby via email: or call 01772208969 for more information. We do also have a referral bonus of up to £250 so please pass on this information if you know someone else looking for work.