Litigation Lawyer

Location
Kent
Salary
£25 - £36 per hour
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Ref
M74851
Contact
Rayhaneh Tehrani
Practice area
Civil litigation
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

Litigation Lawyer required to join a local authority based in Kent for an initial 3 month period.

The successful candidate will be a litigation lawyer with a wealth of experience across different areas, who is able to hit the ground running with an existing caseload.

You will be responsible for handling a varied caseload of litigation matters on behalf of the local authority, which will include;

- Civil Litigation

- Injunctions

- Housing matters

- Anti-Social Behaviour

- Eviction of tenants in breach of their contract

- Debt recovery

Alongside this, the successful litigation lawyer will manage prosecutions in relation to different issues, including fly-tipping and breaching licence conditions. This will involve advocating in local courts, as well as instructing counsel where suitable.

The office is well located, situated within walking distance from a range of shops and restaurants, as well as public transport links

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Rayhaneh Tehrani in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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