Locum Litigation Lawyer – East Midlands – initial 3 months + – Remote Working – up to £40 per hour Umbrella
Venn Group’s specialist legal team are currently working with a reputable Local Authority in the East Midlands area who are recruiting for a Locum Litigation Lawyer to join their department.
Ideally, this assignment will be worked on a full-time basis however candidates with part-time availability possessing relevant experience will also be considered.
This position will be offered for an initial period of 3 months with the possibility of extension and will be worked on a fully remote basis for the foreseeable future.
This opportunity is suitable for an experienced Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive.
The successful applicant will have strong experience across a range of litigation, including Civil Litigation, Prosecutions and Housing Law, within Local Government.
Duties may include:
Handling litigious aspects of Licensing matters to include premises’, vehicles, liquor etc
Prosecuting breaches of community protection notices
Drafting relevant documents both in civil, regulatory and criminal legal proceedings
Dealing with matters regarding judicial review, contractual claims
Dealing with multi-track, fast-track and small claims track Housing Disrepair Claims
Representing the Council at the County Court, Magistrates Court and other tribunals as required
An hourly rate of between £35 - £40 per hour Umbrella is offered for this position dependent on experience.
For further information, please email an up-to-date copy of your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.