Legal Counsel- Commercial

An established children’s charity are looking for a Legal counsel with a specialism in commercial law to join their legal team, based in London.

As the Legal Counsel, you will be responsible for providing professional legal advice to the charities group operations, including commercial contracts, data protection, intellectual property, fundraising, charity law, commercial litigation, procurement and contracting with public authorities, regulatory compliance, property and charity/corporate governance.

To be considered, you will be a qualified Solicitor in England and Wales with a minimum of 3 years PQE. Previous experience of working with a wide variety of commercial contracting arrangements including public procurement and a thorough understanding of the Data Protection Act 2018 and UK GDPR is essential. Previous experience of working within the charity sector is desirable.

On offer is a competitive salary and a range of benefits including generous holiday allowance, pension, hybrid working, employee assistance programme as well as a range of shopping and hotel discounts.


Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Louise Fussell

Louise Fussell

Manager - Legal Recruitment Public Sector, Charities & Not for Profits