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Glasgow Office

We are seeking a Solicitor with 0 - 3 years' PQE to join our Clean Energy Contracts and Regulation team (Property & Infrastructure division) in Glasgow.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an appropriate range of legal...

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jane.Anderson@shepwedd.com

Edinburgh Office

We are currently recruiting for an Accounts Assistant to join our Accounts Payable Team within our Cashroom. This is a temporary position for an initial 6 month contract and is based in our Edinburgh office. 

The Accounts Payable team is responsible for managing and maintaining the books and records of all Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP group companies to include purchase ledger, general ledger and client ledgers.

The objectives of the Finance Assistant will include, but not be limited to, all duties as noted in this document, whilst at all times ensuring compliance with all...

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Carlyn.Meaney@shepwedd.com

Edinburgh Office

We are currently recruiting for an Accounts Assistant to join our Control & Reconciliations Team within our Cashroom. This role is a permanent position and is based in our Edinburgh office. We may also consider applications for our Glasgow office.

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Carlyn.Meaney@shepwedd.com

Glasgow Office

We are seeking a Solicitor with 0 - 2 years' PQE to join our Commercial Property team (Property & Infrastructure division) in Glasgow.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an appropriate range of legal knowledge within the property and infrastructure sector to join a thriving and growing practice in residential development.

In addition to the technical skills, the successful candidate will be able to work as part of a team, have strong problem-solving skills, and be willing to take an active role in the commercial development of the business.

If you...

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jane.Anderson@shepwedd.com

Edinburgh Office

We currently have an opportunity for a Newly Qualified/1 year PQ intellectual property lawyer based in Scotland (Edinburgh) within our Media and Technology practice group which is part of the firm’s wider Corporate division.

Our Media and Technology team is a busy and diverse practice, acting for a range of UK and international clients across sports, food and drink, technology, financial services and other commercial sectors including clients in alcoholic beverages and confectionery. Services include intellectual property, ICT and technology advice, privacy and data...

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Lucy.Cochrane@shepwedd.com

Edinburgh Office

We currently have an opportunity for a Communications and Marketing Assistant based in our Edinburgh office. The successful candidate will report into the Head of Marketing and Communications and will assist with the execution of multi-channel, integrated communications and marketing campaigns. Full job specification can be found below.

 

If you are interested in applying for this role please submit a current CV and covering letter explaining your interest in the role to Morgan Naples (morgan.naples...

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Kelly.Wade@shepwedd.com

Other

We currently have an opportunity for two Corporate Finance lawyers based in Scotland within our market leading (Chambers #1) Corporate Finance practice group.

Our Corporate Finance team is one of the highest profile in Scotland with a busy and diverse practice, working with leading domestic and international companies, investment banks, fund managers and private equity houses on major transactions throughout the UK and beyond. On the public company side corporate clients range from FTSE 100 blue chips to smaller AIM companies; on the private company side clients range from large...

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Lucy.Cochrane@shepwedd.com

Glasgow Office

We currently have an opportunity within our Restructuring and Business Advisory team for a restructuring and insolvency lawyer based in Glasgow with c. 3-5 years PQE.

Our Restructuring and Business Advisory team is one of the leaders in the market.  We advise companies and all classes of stakeholders on the full spectrum of issues that arise in corporate restructuring, insolvency and turnaround matters and pride our self on our responsive, commercial approach.

The Role

The role is to join our Restructuring and...

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Lucy.Cochrane@shepwedd.com

Edinburgh Office

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Executive Diversity & Inclusion based within our HR Team. This is a permanent role which will be based in our Edinburgh office. Candidates must have the following experience: 

  • A minimum of three years working wholly or mainly in a diversity and inclusion focussed role, preferably in the professional services sector
  • Exposure to working with a busy team and dealing with conflicting priorities;
  • Ability to use your own initiative to resolve problems;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;

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Kelly.Wade@shepwedd.com

Edinburgh Office

We currently have two opportunities within our Property and Infrastructure Disputes practice group for Newly Qualified Contentious Construction lawyers based in Edinburgh.

The roles are to join our Contentious Construction teams located within the firm’s PID group, which is part of the firm’s wider Commercial Disputes and Regulation division. 

The team has a busy and broad practice with a particular focus on the energy sector, and regularly advises on the following areas: infrastructure, civil engineering, utilities, waste-water, transport, oil...

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Lucy.Cochrane@shepwedd.com

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