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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

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