Commercial Contracts Lawyer

£20.00 - £30.00 per hour
05 Feb 2021
05 Mar 2021
Job Title
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
Contract Type
Full Time

LAW Absolute is working with a local authority based in Surrey who are seeking a Commercial Contracts Lawyer for three months initially.

Our client is open to considering Lawyers of all PQE levels or Lawyers looking to work a maximum of 32 hours per week.

The local authority would ideally be looking for someone with local government experience or candidates from the private sector who advise public sector clients.

You will be expected to pick up a full caseload from the outset and will need to advise, draft and negotiate a variety of contracts alongside assist with EU Procurement matters. It is essential commercial contracts lawyers applying for the role have a current practising certificate.

Due to the urgent nature of the role, the local authority is only able to consider commercial contracts lawyers available on no more than two weeks’ notice. Interviews will take place via MS Teams and at present the role involves complete remote working.


Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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