06 Feb 2020
Britvic’s legal team are set to celebrate their success later this month, when they collect a top legal award.
Led by General Counsel Clare Thomas, the team is the winner of best in-house legal team in the Fast- Moving Consumer Goods category at The Legal 500 UK Awards for 2020.
This prestigious award recognises the best in-house and private practice teams over the last 12 months.
The Legal 500 conducted more than 70,000 interviews before Britvic and other winners were selected to ensure only the most capable, expert practitioners and firms were recognised.
Clare Thomas, General Counsel at Britvic, said: “I’m absolutely delighted and proud that the Britvic Legal Team has won this award – it’s a reflection of how hard everyone in the team has worked over the past 12 months to really drive and protect value in the business. This award shows we live our values and bring our best selves to work in order to achieve the highest standard.”
Following their success, the award-winning team is looking for a commercial lawyer to join them as a new legal counsel and work with familiar brands including Tango, J2O, Fruit Shoot and Robinsons
Anyone interested in the role can apply via Britvic’s careers website https://careers.britvic.com/job/Hemel-Hempstead-Breakspear-P-Legal-Counsel-Commercial/568050201/
If you have curiosity, passion, enthusiasm, drive, commercial nous and are interested in developing legal practice experience, then this is the career for you.
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Britvic is one of the leading branded soft drinks businesses in Europe. The company combines its own leading brand portfolio including Fruit Shoot, Robinsons, Tango, J2O, Teisseire and MiWadi with PepsiCo brands such as Pepsi, 7UP, Arto LIFEWTR and Lipton Ice Tea which Britvic produces and sells in GB and Ireland under exclusive PepsiCo agreements.
Britvic is the largest supplier of branded still soft drinks in Great Britain (“GB”) and the number two supplier of branded carbonated soft drinks in GB. Britvic is an industry leader in the island of Ireland with brands such as MiWadi and Ballygowan, in France with brands such as Teisseire, Pressade and Moulin De Valdonne and in Brazil with Maguary, Bela Ischia and Dafruta. Britvic is growing its reach into other territories through franchising, export and licensing. Britvic’s management team has successfully developed the business through a clear strategy of organic growth and international expansion based on creating and building scale brands. Britvic is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the code BVIC and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 index.