Dispute Resolution (Reputation & Media) Associate (5-8 PQE)

Closing date: 03/04/2020
Term: Permanent
Working hours: Full-time
Department: Dispute Resolution
Location: London
The firm

Kingsley Napley is an internationally recognised law firm based in Central London. We support individuals and businesses in resolving conflict, safeguarding their futures and maximising opportunities. Our wide range of expertise means that we can provide support for our clients in all areas of their business and private life. Many of our lawyers are leaders in their field and our practice areas are highly ranked by the legal directories.

The department

Disputes are a fact of modern life. Understanding and dealing with a dispute in a professional and commercial way has never been more important. Our Dispute Resolution lawyers act for a broad spectrum of individual and commercial clients in a wide range of complex disputes.

Purpose of job

You will work closely with the fee-earners and partners of this busy department.  You will provide legal services to the firm’s clients and help promote and develop the dispute resolution department. 

Responsibilities

Specific duties:To work, as part of a team, advising the firm’s clients on a wide range of reputation & media matters, ideally with experience and an interest in data protection and data breach related work.

Duties to include:

  • Media and reputation management advice

  • Media crisis management

  • Data Protection and Freedom of Information Act issues

  • Cyber and data privacy

  • Defamation claims

  • Privacy and the Human Rights Act

  • Breach of Confidence and Misuse of Confidential Information

  • Protection from harassment

  • Ad hoc assistance with matters as and when required.