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Senior Civil Litigation Lawyer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:

    Locum

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Consultant:

    Leah Edgar

  • Email:

    leah.edgar@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    918929_1606813866

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 month+

  • Expiry date:

    2020-12-07

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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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 leah.edgar@sellickpartnership.co.uk.

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