The Law Society

Help shape the future of the profession

Location
Nationwide
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
10 Apr 2019
Closes
29 Apr 2019
Practice area
Professional support
Sector
In-house
Hours
Part time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

Help shape the future of the profession

We are looking to recruit energetic and enthusiastic solicitors for the Law Society Council. Council sets the strategic direction of our work and our policy on matters that directly affect our members and the public. Council meets seven days each year.

We invite nominations from solicitors from all types of practice. New members will take office on 4 July 2019. The formal notice of the election is here  https://www.lawsociety.org.uk/news/stories/preliminary-notice-council-elections-2019/

For the 15 vacant geographical seats, candidates must be members of the Law Society and have a registered address within the constituency or be members of a local law society in the constituency.

There are also two vacancies for the Junior Lawyers Division, 1 solicitor member role and 1 trainee member role.  Please see link below for full details.

https://www.lawsociety.org.uk/about-us/our-council/jld-message-to-candidates-2019/  

A full list of seats available, role description, guidance and nomination pack are available at www.lawsociety.org.uk/councilelections

The deadline for us to receive completed nominations is 17:00 hours on Monday 29 April 2019.

If you have any further queries, please contact councilelections@lawsociety.org.uk