Shannon Aldis

Recruitment Consultant Phone: 0203 897 1884

Shannon graduated from university with first-class honours in Law and joined AJ Chambers in January 2021. As part of the London legal team, Shannon focuses on private practice recruitment of professionals into Employment, Pensions and Immigration teams throughout the City of London.

Outside of work, Shannon enjoys spending time with family and friends and is a keen football and F1 fan.

 
 
 
 

SHANNON ALDIS JOBS

 

Employment Law - Employment Solicitor | 8+ PQE | South-London Firm

£50,000 - £80,000

AJ Chambers is currently working with a full-service law firm based in Battersea.

The firm is looking to add an experienced employment solicitor to its practice to join the firm's growing employment team.

This role will suit individuals with at least 8 years of post-qualification experience who have experience advising across a mixed caseload of contentious, non-contentious and transactional employment matters. The ideal person will also be comfortable acting on behalf of claimants and respondents.

The team advise on key matters such as:

  • Assisting with TUPE transfers and other corporate transactions
  • Defending employment tribunal claims
  • Advising on discrimination and whistle-blowing cases
  • Drafting contracts, policies and procedures
  • Handling senior executive severances

A client following would be beneficial but is not a strict requirement. That said a track record of building and maintaining strong client relationships is essential.

Employment Law - Pensions Senior Associate

£110,000 - £135,000

Our client, one of the largest law firms in the world, is seeking applications from talented and ambitious Pensions lawyers to join their growing practice.

The team, ranked tier 3 in the legal 500, acts of private and public companies, pension scheme trustees, government bodies and insolvency practitioners on matters including non-contentious and contentious work, cross-border M&A transactions and regulatory matters.

The successful applicant will lead on a variety of pensions matters including benefits issues and disputes, de-risking, merging, restructuring and pension fund deficits. You will also be a hub of technical expertise and assist with the supervision and mentoring of the more junior members of the team.

Required attributes;

  • England and Wales qualified lawyer with ideally 7 years post-qualification experience gained within a well-respected Pensions team.
  • Ability to build and maintain client relationships.
  • Strong knowledge of pensions law and corporate transactions.
  • Experience of working on public sector matters and pensions de-risking is highly desirable.
  • Excellent academic record.
  • Self-motivated and a team player.

In reward, the successful candidate can expect a salary of £110,000 plus (d.o.e).

Employment Law - Pensions Lawyers

£85,000 - £120,000

Are you an experienced Pensions Lawyer?

AJ Chambers are delighted to be assisting a top-10 law firm, with one of the largest Pensions teams in the UK, in their search for talented and ambitious pensions lawyers to join their team.

The team will support lawyers with experience in other areas of law who wish to specialise in pensions.

The team advises trustees and employers on all types of pensions matters such as pensions de-risking, defined benefit and contributions schemes, longevity products, pensions litigation and public sector matters.

The team works closely with the employment, corporate, banking and insurance teams giving the successful applicants great exposure to wider areas.

Required attributes;

  • England and Wales qualified lawyer with a particular interest in pensions law. If Pensions law is not your current area of practice, some exposure to the area is required.
  • Strong knowledge of pensions law and corporate transactions.
  • For more senior lawyers de-risking expertise is particularly desirable.
  • Excellent academic record.
  • Self-motivated and a team player.
  • Ability and wiliness to engage in business development and build and maintain client relationships.

Our client is open to talking flexibly about working arrangements and can offer a competitive salary and benefits package. The firm offers lots of support, with dedicated professional support lawyers, internal training opportunities and networking events.

Senior Business Immigration Lawyer

£75,000 - £100,000

AJ Chambers are delighted to be working with a leading specialist law firm that is seeking an experienced and technically sound business immigration lawyer to join their busy and expanding practice.

The team features in the Legal 500 and regularly advises multinational clients, SME£s, start-ups and High-Net-Worth Individuals. Their key area of focus is Business Immigration with a particular focus on Tier 2 (Sponsor Licences), Skilled Worker, Global Talent and UK Innovator.

A fantastic opportunity has now arisen for an accomplished business immigration lawyer to join the team. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of PQE gained at a well regarded immigration practice. Applicants should have a strong grounding in business immigration, be commercially minded and technically astute.

The role will have a heavy case working focus and so will suit individuals who enjoy the fee-earning aspect of their role.

The successful applicant can look forward to joining a leading specialist law firm, revered as one of the top Business Immigration teams in the City. You will join a tight-knit and dynamic team at a genuinely progressive and friendly firm.

In addition to a high-quality caseload, my client also offers a competitive salary, generous bonuses (based on performance), 25 days holiday and a whole host of additional benefits.

Employment Law - Employment Partner - Top 200 law firm

£100,000 - £150,000

AJ Chambers are delighted to be working with a top 200 law firm with bases in London, Peterborough and Cambridge, on their search to add a highly experienced employment law partner to their London Team.

My client is highly committed to growth and has identified Employment as one of its core priorities over the next 5 years.

They seek to strengthen their employment team by adding a Senior Lawyer (or small team) at Partner level. This individual would take a lead role in developing this growing practice area.

the ideal candidate will have at least 10 years of PQE and significant experience of acting for larger and private sector employers.

As you will be taking a lead on developing this practice area you will also need to demonstrate the following: -

  • Proven track record of implementing a business development strategy
  • Established connections and a significant client following
  • Ability to win new business and establish referrer relationships

In reward, my client offers an excellent opportunity to join a team that currently punches above its weight, is ranked as a tier 1 firm (regional) and delivers a second to none client service. You can also expect to receive a competitive remuneration package.

Corporate & Commercial - Commercial Law Specialist (4-6 PQE) - Top 100 Legal 500 law firm

£65,000 - £80,000

Are you a commercial lawyer with an interest in Tech and Software?

AJ Chambers are delighted to be working with a Top-100 law firm, ranked in the Legal 500 who are seeking to add an associate or senior associate (dependant on experience) to their well-respected team.

The team comprises an array of 4 partners and 11 fee earners. Every lawyer in the team turns their hand to commercial matters when business needs require but the team now seek to add a commercial specialist.

In the role you can expect to advise start-ups, tech companies, hospitality, and retail clients on a range of commercial matters including but not limited to:

  • Drafting SaaS agreements, service, and distribution agreements
  • Advising start-ups on navigating legal framework
  • Software licencing agreements
  • Advising clients on data protection rules

The successful candidate will join a friendly, tight-knit team that values collaboration and flexibility. Offering unparalleled freedom to develop your own practice and explore niche areas of law, the team provides excellent support and progression prospects.

My client offers flexible working, an interest-free season ticket loan, 2 discretionary bonuses and a competitive base salary.

 
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