Prosecutions Litigation Locum

Location
Plymouth
Salary
£30 - £35 Per Hour
Posted
26 Jul 2017
Closes
23 Aug 2017
Ref
6342660
Contact
Chris Jenkinson
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

Locum Prosecutions Solicitor/Barrister Opportunity


Venn Group is managing the recruitment of a Prosecutions Solicitor/Barrister on behalf of a Local Authority based in Devon. The organisation immediately requires a solicitor or barrister with particular experience and knowledge of prosecution and litigation matters to join their busy team.

The day to day duties will include:

  • Handling a caseload of general prosecution litigation matters for the Local Authority to include Environmental Health, Trading Standards, Licensing and Information Law
  • Drafting all appropriate legal documentation, liaising with clients, external lawyers and other professionals
  • Dealing with DP and FOI requests
  • Advising on planning enforcement and health and safety matters

The successful candidate must have strong experience of working within a local government prosecutions department and be 2+ years PQE. This position will be on an on-going basis, with competitive rates of pay.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity in more detail or know of someone that would be interested, please contact Eleanor Thornhill or Chris Jenkinson on 0117 930 8760 or e-mail an up to date CV to cjenkinson@venngroup.com.