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Senior Solicitor - Litigation
  • Employer: North West Leicestershire District Council
  • Reference: NWLDC/20/121026
  • Published: Thu 06/02/2020, 13:30 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 23/02/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.25 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary up to £42,683
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: North West Leicestershire District Council, Leicestershire

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Senior Solicitor - Litigation

Senior Solicitor, Litigation

Salary up to £42,683

plus flexitime, generous holiday entitlement and 20+% pension contribution

lease car scheme and relocation expenses available 

Our friendly, entrepreneurial and Lexcel accredited Legal Services Team is looking for a Senior Solicitor with a litigation specialism. This post will provide the opportunity to work with both internal and external clients across a varied and interesting range of contentious disciplines. We are looking for a lawyer who is keen to grow and develop their wider skillset including management and marketing responsibilities. 

In order to be considered for this exciting role, you must be a qualified Solicitor who holds or is eligible to hold a Solicitor’s practising certificate. You should also have recent experience in at least one (1) of the following areas:

  • Local authority enforcement/prosecutions (planning, food hygiene, H&S, HMOs, etc)
  • Housing management
  • Licensing including taxi and private hire, Licensing Act 2003 and Gambling Act 2005
  • Anti-social behaviour (Injunctions, PSPOs, etc)
  • Commercial dispute resolution

For an informal discussion about this post please contact Elizabeth Warhurst on 01530 454762. 

You can apply for any of our posts online at https://www.nwleics.gov.uk/pages/jobs_and_careers

Applications must be made using the on-line application process. 

**Previous applicants need not apply** 

Disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the job will be guaranteed an interview.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

 

Closing date: 23 February 2020