£28 - £35 per hour
about 1 month ago
Opportunity for a lawyer with Housing Disrepair experience to join a well-regarded London Borough Council.
A popular London Council are looking for a Housing Disrepair Lawyer to join their Housing Team on a 3-month locum contract with the view to extend. The Housing Disrepair Lawyer will work remotely so can be based anywhere in the UK.
The Housing Disrepair Lawyer will join a friendly and supportive team, working in a busy environment, handling their own caseload of housing law and disrepair matters. Work will include:
- Managing a caseload of housing disrepair matters including
- Negotiating costs
- Pre-action protocol
- Part 36 settlement agreements
- Conducting advocacy in court
- Instructing counsel
- Drafting orders
- Managing a caseload of possession matters
This role is a lovely opportunity to take on a Housing Disrepair Lawyer position within a busy team in a Central London Borough. The contract should be ongoing and will remain remote-working.
- Interesting, varied work
- Ongoing assignment
- Friendly team
- Development opportunities
Previous experience of working within a local authority is preferable but not a requirement. This role could be a great opportunity for someone who's more junior or looking to get into local government as well as more experienced candidates.
The Housing Disrepair Lawyer should be a qualified legal professional.
If interested please get in touch with Mila Casaus in our Manchester Office to discuss.
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