Associate with 2 to 3 years of experience in a Dispute Resolution department. Excellent knowledge of Dutch and English is required.
Linklaters is a leading global law firm which specialises in advising the world’s leading companies, financial institutions and governments on their most challenging transactions and assignments. With offices in major business and financial centers, they deliver an outstanding service to their clients anywhere in the world.
Linklaters Belgium is seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic lawyer to support the Dispute Resolution practice across a range of initiatives. This position represents a unique opportunity to work with talented, engaged and visionary colleagues and stakeholders in Belgium and abroad.
The Dispute Resolution practice based in Brussels deals with the most sensitive and complex litigation and arbitration cases. As well as offering market-leading advisory in relation to contentious regulatory, investigations, business crime and sanctions work.
They offer a top ranked dispute resolution service globally by focusing on the essential issues to achieve success for their clients, whether through settlement or otherwise, as soon and as cost effectively as possible.
They firmly believe that the business a law firm operates in, is a people business. That is the reason why they will provide you with state-of-the-art training on a practice, local and global levels both on technical legal and on “soft” skills (e.g. presentation skills and business development skills).
Linklaters is looking for a bright confident lawyer with around 2 to 3 years’ experience in dispute resolution (preferably business-related disputes).
You have Dutch as your mother tongue and an excellent command of English and French.
You have a first-class Belgian law degree, possibly combined with additional education abroad or a postgraduate degree in the field.
You have a strong analytical sense, excellent drafting skills, are commercially aware and solution-oriented.
You are a team player and have the ability to operate throughout complexity and ambiguity staying focused on best outcomes and client satisfaction.
You’re curious and have a point of view, and you’re creative enough to challenge what the future looks like, based in a firm which is always striving to be consistently excellent, admired and at the cutting edge of the global legal market.
You will have the opportunity to join a global law firm with an open, dynamic environment and working with motivated, committed people.
Linklaters offers a wide range of benefits, extensive training opportunities (local and international, legal as well as soft skills) in addition to a well-balanced, competitive fee arrangement.