Locum Civil Litigation Lawyer – 6 months+ - South East England – Remote Working – up to £50 per hour
Venn Group’s specialist legal team are thrilled to be recruiting for a Locum Civil Litigation Lawyer to join an established Local Authority in the South East England region.
The assignment is offered for an initial period of 6 months with the possibility of extension thereafter dependent upon workload. This role will be offered on a fully remote basis for the foreseeable future. Ideally, the client would like someone to take on the position on a full time basis, however candidates with part time availability possessing relevant experience may also be considered.
This role is suitable for a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with professional experience gained within Local Government.
The appointed candidate will have experience dealing with niche matters such as Personal Injury and Highways Negligence claims.
Daily duties may include:
Handling litigious aspects of Highways Negligence claims to include matters concerning vehicle damage
Dealing with cases involving Personal Injury claims including Employer’s liability
Advising on matters concerning flood damage claims
Representing the Council at County Court, Magistrates Court and other tribunals as required
Liaising with senior investigators, management, external Solicitors and counsel
Providing review, legal advice and written comment of committee reports, employment contracts, policy recommendations and other legal documentation
The position offers an hourly rate of £40 - £50 (umbrella) dependent upon levels of experience.
To apply for this position, please contact Tom Hoult or Louise Francis at Venn Group on 0121 616 0660 , alternatively email email@example.com
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