Generalist Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 6993880
  • Date Posted: 27 October 2020
  • Recruiter: London
  • Location: Surrey, England
  • Salary: £35.00 to £40.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Venn Group is seeking to recruit an interim Generalist Locum solicitor or barrister for a Surrey based local authority. This role is for 3 months with room to extend on a rolling basis.
The post holder will be dealing with generalist legal work for the Council. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Contracts and Procurement
  • Litigation
  • Commercial Property Work

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A minimum of 2 years relevant experience with general skills in litigation, planning and property 
  • Qualified Solicitor/ Barrister / Legal Executive Lawyer with UK public sector experience
  • Ability to demonstrate commercial acumen and an ability to think strategically in a fast placed and fluid environment

The successful lawyer will join a small team of legal professionals.
Due to the high number of applicants for this role, if you do not hear back from us regarding this locum opportunity within seven days then you have not been shortlisted for this vacancy.
Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.
If you or anyone you know may be interested in this locum position or other legal positions, then please contact Jade Gorrod on 020 7557 7667 or email