Experienced Local Government Lawyer capable of handling a broad range of litigation and predominantly handle cases involving no recourse to public funds
Litigation Lawyer, preferably qualified solicitor or barrister, with outstanding experience of no recourse to public funds matters and judicial reviews
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.
£41,601 - £43,503 pa (PO4) / £44,400 - £46,347 pa (PO5) - Career Grade Scheme
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.
Sunday, 14th September 11:59pm
Interview Date: TBC