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Lawyer - Litigation

  • Employer: London Borough of Lewisham
  • Reference: RES-18-038
  • Published: Tue 04/09/2018, 15:03 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/09/2018, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week.
  • Salary: £41,601 - £43,503 pa (PO4) / £44,400 - £46,347 pa (PO5) - Career Grade Scheme
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Laurence House, Catford Rd, London

Experienced Local Government Lawyer capable of handling a broad range of litigation and predominantly handle cases involving no recourse to public funds

The role

Litigation Lawyer, preferably qualified solicitor or barrister, with outstanding experience of no recourse to public funds matters and judicial reviews

Location

Laurence House, Catford, London SE6 4RU

What we’re looking for

You will be a lawyer with excellent relevant experience who is keen to support the Council’s handling of legal issues arising mainly from no recourse to public funds and judicial reviews. Capable of supporting more junior staff in these matters, you will be able to work with minimal or no supervision

In return, we’ll offer excellent development opportunities, plus a range of benefits that includes a career average pension scheme, flexible working and the opportunity to make a real difference to our local community.

Salary details

£41,601 - £43,503 pa (PO4) / £44,400 - £46,347 pa (PO5) - Career Grade Scheme

Further information

For an informal discussion, please contact Petra Der Man on Petra.DerMan@lewisham.gov.uk

Lewisham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

For a full job description and person specification, and to apply, please follow this link
https://lewisham.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=RES-18-038&lang=en

The Council reserves the right to close adverts early if there is a large response.

Closing date

Sunday, 14th September 11:59pm

Interview Date: TBC

  • Employer: London Borough of Lewisham
  • Reference: RES-18-038
  • Published: Tue 04/09/2018, 15:03 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/09/2018, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week.
  • Salary: £41,601 - £43,503 pa (PO4) / £44,400 - £46,347 pa (PO5) - Career Grade Scheme
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Laurence House, Catford Rd, London

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