Solicitor (Civil Litigation)

Location
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary
£40,719 - £44,787
Posted
21 Feb 2019
Closes
17 Mar 2019
Practice area
Civil litigation
Position
Barrister, Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

SOLICITOR (Civil Litigation)

LEGAL SERVICES, CARBROOK, SHEFFIELD    

37 HOURS

£40,719 - £44,787 plus excellent benefits including 32 days annual leave, flexi time, pension scheme and police staff benefits

This is an excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified solicitor/barrister or FILEX to provide legal advice and representation to the Chief Constable in civil claims involving South Yorkshire Police and Humberside Police.

You will work as part of a team that provides a comprehensive range of legal advice and representation to the Chief Constable but in the main, you will deal with civil claims for predominantly Malfeasance and Personal Injury litigation (RTA/EL/PL) and all other related civil proceedings involving the Chief Constable.

Accordingly, you must demonstrate strong civil litigation skills with the ability to provide supervision and guidance to the civil litigation team.

The post holder will be based at Force HQ at Carbrook, Sheffield but will need to be flexible to travel and attend at other locations.

 If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact either Nasreen Akhtar by telephone number 0114 2523112, by email nasreen.akhtar@southyorks.pnn.police.uk  Or Paula Hughes by telephone number 0114 252 3847, by email Paula.hughes@southyorks.pnn.police.uk.

The closing date for this role is 17 March 2019

For further details on how to apply please visit: www.southyorks.police.uk