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Contracts Lawyer

  • Location

    East Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £45 - £55 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Lewis Dainty

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months +

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Contracts and Property Lawyer

East Midlands

£40 - £55 per hour

Full Time or Part Time

A highly reputable Local Authority in the East Midlands is seeking a Commercial Contracts and Property Lawyer to join their friendly team for an initial 3 Month period with the view for extension.

The role is very varied and covers a wide range of commercial contract and property law and my client in the East Midlands is looking for someone who can pick up contractual work for 24 hours of the week and give 13 hours as an additional resource to the property team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced lawyer with experience in both Contracts and property experience to add more variation to their weekly caseload joining a small and supportive team on a full or part time basis.

The Contracts Lawyer would ideally have the following characteristics;

  • Ability to work in a small and cohesive contracts team
  • Able to work autonomously on your own matters
  • To provide legal advice in relation to Inter Authority Agreements and schedule 3's
  • To terminate contracts with sovereign authorities
  • Remote working with the need to attend the office once or twice per month preferably however complete remote working will be considered for the right candidate

Local authority experience is preferable due to the urgent nature of the role however our client is willing to consider contracts and lawyers from other backgrounds with transferable skills.

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 Lewis Dainty in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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