Commercial Contracts Lawyer

Hybrid Working - Central London

Key Points

🌍 Hybrid working, expected in the office in Central London every Wednesday

⏱️ Full time role

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The Opportunity

Do you want to work for a dynamic, collaborative and innovative legal business? Are you tired of traditional ways of doing law? Do you wonder if it could be done differently? Then join TLB and help us transform the legal profession.

We’re looking for a talented commercial contracts lawyer to join our London-based team to support with our contract review and negotiation  work. We’re after someone that is bright, enthusiastic, spots and solves problems, is comfortable working in a fast paced environment and can hit the ground running. Not just here for the day job. Someone that is keen to learn, develop and innovate. Brave enough to come up with new ideas and initiatives. A business mindset and a desire to help our business grow.

Reporting to our Head of Legal, this role offers a truly unique opportunity to gain exposure to enviable customers and multi-disciplinary areas of ‘new law’ essential to the future lawyer’s skillset.

About TLB

TLB is a design-driven legal consultancy that makes lawyers’ lives better. We maximise the impact of legal teams through outsourced services, legal design and ops solutions.

Since our inception in 2017, we’ve worked with some of the most innovative companies in the world, including Depop, Remitly, Stripe and Toyota. We’ve also spearheaded game-changing industry-wide initiatives, such as oneNDA 🚀.

Key Responsibilities

As a Commercial Contracts Lawyer at TLB, you will:

✳️ Draft, review and negotiate commercial and technology contracts for a range of clients, including MSAs, Consultancy Agreements, SaaS Agreements, NDAs, DPAs and more

✳️ Drive forward complex contract negotiations on behalf of clients 

✳️ Provide timely, concise and accurate advice to our clients on a wide range of matters including commercial contracts and data protection 

✳️ Own and project manage all your work - you need to be very organised and take accountability

About You

We’re looking for a Commercial Contracts Lawyer who can display the below skills and experience throughout our interview process:

✔️ 1-3 years’ experience of drafting and negotiating commercial contracts

✔️ English or foreign qualified 

✔️ Openness, enthusiasm, growth mindset, a strong team player with a can-do attitude

✔️ Tech literate and comfortable with learning new systems and processes

✔️ Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, confident and comfortable working in a client-facing role

✔️ Strong commercial acumen and ability to take a pragmatic, customer-centric approach

✔️ Right to work in the UK

✔️ Fluent English language skills, both written and oral


🌴 25 days holiday + bank holidays + 1 wellbeing day + birthday off + days off between Christmas and New Year

🍕 Flexible working, only required to be in our Central London office every other Wednesday

👵 Employee pension

🩺 Private health insurance

🎨 ‘Just for me’ annual allowance for non-work related training or skills building

🌎 ✈ Round the world trip + one month paid sabbatical for all TLB team members who stay with us for five years

Next Steps

If you think you fit the bill, we’d love to hear from you! Send your CV to with a short paragraph on why you are the person for the job and we'll be in touch 🙏