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The Lead Lawyer will be based within PLP’s casework team, supervising other lawyers and caseworkers, and assisting with the delivery of the organisation’s strategy and goals. PLP delivers its strategy adopting a multidisciplinary approach combining casework, research, publications and training and events. Within our current 5-year strategic plan, we have adopted five ‘focus areas’ for our work: benefit sanctions; Brexit and the rule of law; the online court; legal aid; and access to judicial review. The Lead Lawyer will need to be confident in developing and delivering casework strategies in two or more of our Focus Areas, working with a multidisciplinary team from across our organisation, and liaising with the Lead Lawyer: Legal aid and members of the Senior Management team. The successful candidate will be a confident and creative lawyer, able to communicate at many levels and have experience and excellent skills of building and leading teams.