Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Litigation Solicitor

Rotherham, South Yorkshire
£37,306 - £40,057, temporary – fixed term
29 Mar 2018
29 Apr 2018
Full time
Contract type


Now is the time to join our committed and forward thinking Legal Team at Rotherham Borough Council.  Building on the success of our current team, and in recognition of the resources required to provide an outstanding service, we are seeking a motivated and driven solicitor to work with us.

We are looking for an experienced, versatile Litigation Solicitor to provide accurate legal advice on a range of litigation matters.

This is an ideal time for a serious litigation legal professional to join us. Not only do we have the ambition to be the best but also the resources to make it a reality.  We are fortunate to have a great starting point, with our existing highly committed and focussed Legal Team who consistently demonstrate a flexible ‘one team’ approach. We are committed to providing career opportunities and are developing our structure to enable this to happen.

You’ll have our full support throughout your work and an environment in which you can thrive.  The team is based at our modern head office which is situated in a well-placed location close to the railway station and motorway network and provides the very latest technology to ensure we create a productive work environment for you to perform to your very best. 

Are you looking for a job which provides a work life balance along with a wide and varied workload, is well rewarded, challenging and gives you the opportunity to work on contentious matters, in particular supporting a transformed and robust licensing regime, civil, employment and other litigation related issues. 

In this role you will be providing high quality litigation services, of which licensing plays a key role, advising at Committees and acting as an advocate in various other forums.

Open evening: 10th April 2018 from 6.00pm – 7.30 pm

To find out more about this role and speak to the people working in and leading the team please come and join us for an open evening at our head office in Riverside House, Main Street, Rotherham S60 1AE on Tuesday 10th April 2018 from 6.00 to 7.30 pm. We welcome the chance to meet you and show you around the office. If you want to attend please contact