5 months ago
Senior Civil Litigation Lawyer to join a diverse London based Local Authority on a locum contract.
The successful Civil Litigation Lawyer will be a qualified Solicitor, Barrister or Filex with relevant experience to take up this position. The successful candidate will be expected to:
- Provide high quality legal advice and support to the Council and external clients and be able to conduct a range of general civil litigation matters
- Manage a case load including possession claims, anti-social behaviour, homelessness and disrepair
- Experience of providing ad hoc advice to clients at meetings, in writing or on the telephone and possess strong advocacy and drafting skills
- Experience of conducting advocacy in the County Court
- Supervise and support junior members of the team
The successful candidate should be competent, self-motivated, a good team player and possess excellent organisational and time management skills.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a strong legal team and get involved in some fantastic work. In return, you will be offered a good level of flexibility/home working.
If you feel you have the necessary experience for this post and are available on short notice, then please do send across your most recent CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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