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Public Law Lawyer

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    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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    Natalie Atherall

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    12months +

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Our client is seeking a number of experienced Public Law Lawyers to join their team on a fixed-term basis of up to 2 years on a remote basis. As Public Law Lawyer you will be expected to provide legal advice and drafting services on important and impactful matters. You will work in a wider team of around 130 lawyers covering a number of departmental responsibilities.

As Public Law Lawyers you will be responsible for:

  • Providing and contributing to the provision of legal advice within a team portfolio
  • Preparing, or assisting in the production of, full instructions for primary legislation
  • Drafting, or assisting in the drafting, of a range of subordinate legislation and other documentation within the team portfolio and to monitor its passage through assembly procedures as necessary
  • Undertaking critical work on the response, and recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic

Required Skills and experience of the Public Law Lawyer:

  • Experience in Public Law and Administrative Law is required.
  • Some experience of advising public bodies is desirable.
  • Some experience in drafting legislation is desirable.
  • Government law experience is desirable, but not essential

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established team that prides itself in the first-class service it offers to clients. If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for the Public Law Lawyer role, please apply now. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The interview process will be conducted through video call. If you have any questions, please contact Natalie Atherall at Sellick Partnership.

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