Civil Litigation Locum

  • Job Reference: LMW/753500
  • Date Posted: 15 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Venn Group Limited
  • Location: North West
  • Salary: £30.00 to £35.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Dependent on experience
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 3 months on-going
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Keywords: Civil Litigation, Housing Law, Locum, Public Sector, Full-time

A busy City Council in the North West of England requires a Locum Civil Litigation Lawyer to join their friendly team on a full-time basis for an initial three month period. There is a strong likelihood of a lengthy extension.

The successful candidate should have previous experience dealing with both civil and criminal litigation.

Day to day duties:

- Handling a caseload of varied civil litigation matters to include; housing law, debt recovery, environmental possession orders and prosecutions
- Advocating as required
- Advising the Council on related matters as required
                        
The ideal candidate will be a Qualified Solicitor or Barrister with a current Practising Certificate. Public Sector experience is desirable but not essential and so all interested candidates are encouraged to apply.

The role equates to 37 hours per-week, based around a standard 9-5 work day with an hour for lunch. Flexi-time is available.

Our client is a friendly, authority and offers a range of employee perks/ benefits. For further information, please contact Emily Kirkpatrick or Liam Wilkinson at Venn Group.

Venn Group aim to deliver the highest standards so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care.

Keywords: Civil Litigation, Housing Law, Locum, Public Sector, Full-time

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.