East of England, England
Up to £45 per annum
about 2 months ago
3 Months +
Housing Litigation Lawyer
3-5 days per week
£45 per hour
Are you a housing lawyer wanting to work in a local authority setting? An Exciting opportunity has arisen for housing litigation solicitors to join an established local authority in East Anglia on a locum basis for 3 months+ and on a full time or part time basis.
As a Housing Litigation Solicitor there will be a variety of matters to handle including housing disrepair, homelessness, planning Enforcement, judicial Reviews, breach of injunction, anti-social behaviour and licensing.
For the most part as a locum housing litigation lawyer you will be expected to:
- Support the litigation team including advocacy in court once per week
- Have a strong understanding and experience in a civil caseload
- Work autonomously on housing matters, in particular; possession claims, injunctions and some disrepair matters
Candidates from Private Practise and Housing associations are encouraged to apply as the client is open and flexible in their recruitment process.
Our Client will consider newly qualified solicitors although it is beneficial but not entirely necessary to have an experienced background in a local authority setting.
Benefits of the role:
- Competitive hourly rate
- A stable/ supportive team
- Flexible work opportunities- flexible hours and a generous working from home arrangement when not required in court
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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