(incorporating John Ford Solicitors)
Recommended national firm practising in Education /Community Care /Public Law
We require another Public Lawyer for our London office.
We are expanding and are seeking another full-time solicitor (preferably with 2-5 years PQE) to handle an interesting caseload of specialisms which are part of our public law practice. Much of the work involves judicial review. The successful candidate will join a successful and growing team which will soon be relocating to Clerkenwell Green EC1. There will be support from at least one paralegal. The appointee will need to undertake some supervision in the field of Actions Against Public Authorities since we now have an LAA contract for this. In the future there will be opportunities for appointment as a supervisor for Public Law or Community care at this branch
Competitive salary (depending on experience)
Starting date: Preferably late February/early March 2019
- Proven relevant experience
- Good IT skills (knowledge of Legal Aid useful)
- Proven ability to manage a profitable caseload of mixed private and legal aid work
- Strong communication skills
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with a CV and covering letter
Closing date Wednesday 6th March 2019, although applications will be considered as they are received; so we encourage any interested applicants to apply promptly.