Litigation Lawyer

Location
England, London
Salary
£25 - £27 per hour
Posted
07 Oct 2016
Closes
04 Nov 2016
Ref
M76012
Contact
Chelsey Newsom
Job Title
Solicitor
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10, NQ
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Litigation Lawyer required to join a Local Authority based in London for an initial 6-9 month period.

 

Take advantage of this exciting opportunity to undertake a varied, interesting Litigation role for an extended period with a popular local authority in London.

 

The workload will be a range of matters, and will involve matters relating to the following types of litigation;

  • Civil
  • Housing
  • Employment
  • Property

 

Legal advice, assistance and support will be provided to clients, including on cases/projects of high complexity.

 

This local authority has recently moved to a new model within their legal department and are looking for a lawyer to compliment the new structure. Advocacy experience is essential.

 

The successful Litigation Lawyer will be an experienced litigator who has a real enthusiasm for undertaking other areas of litigation that is not necessarily their specialism. Applications are welcomed from candidates with a Private Practice or In-House background, although previous Local Authority experience would be beneficial. Our client would really like to hear from Lawyers who are supportive and will maintain the positive atmosphere within the team.

 

This local authority is located desirably for commuters, within walking distance from both an overground and underground station. They are also very accommodating of their staff, offering home-working up to 1 day per week where suitable.

 

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Chelsey Newsom in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

 

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