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Part time Litigation Lawyer

  • Location

    West Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:

    Locum

  • Salary:

    £40 - £45 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Chelsey Newsom

  • Email:

    chelsey.newsom@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    917709_1590565893

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 Months +

  • Expiry date:

    2020-06-04

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Part time Litigation Lawyer is required to join a local authority which is currently expanding its legal services. This local authority is based in the Midlands and you will be joining for a period of 3 months initially whilst they undergo a permanent recruitment process however there is a strong chance of extension.

You will be an experienced litigator, preferably who has worked within a public sector setting due to the nature of the work and deputising for the Senior Lawyer in their absence. You will be undertaking a caseload of mattes which include;

  • Prosecutions to include Planning enforcement, environmental health, food and safety and housing enforcement
  • Licensing matters such as taxis, entertainment licensing, alocohol licensing and gambling
  • General civil litigation matters

The courts are local to the council and therefore advocacy is expected once the courts are allowing you to do so.

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 Chelsey Newsom in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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