Public Sector/ Civil Litigation - Solicitor

Location
Guildford
Salary
£35000 - £49000 per annum
Posted
17 Oct 2016
Closes
14 Nov 2016
Ref
LS 114747
Contact
Loraine Silvester
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Litigation
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A unique opportunity to join a top 50 law firm in their defendant Public Sector team who have extensive experience working with local authorities, police forces, fire authorities and NHS Trusts.

This role is specifically to provide legal advice to the police force in Surrey and East Sussex which has a high-profile as the compliance with the law, regulations and standards of performance are crucially important issues. 

You will be acting on behalf of the police force, their claims handler and insurers protecting their interests. Its a busy caseload managing pre and litigated claims defending actions against the police, including providing legal advice on civil orders such as Anti Social Behaviour Orders, Sexual Offences Prevention Orders, Proceeds of Crime Act applications and Domestic Violence Protection Orders.

Ideal candidates will have experience in the public sector, a defendant background and have strong advocacy skills. 

In return you will be part of one of the leading teams in the UK, have a good salary package in an exciting, fast paced environment. 

For more information or to have a confidential chat please contact Loraine Silvester.