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Trainee Solicitor
  • Employer: North West Leicestershire District Council
  • Reference: NWLDC/19/104655
  • Published: Mon 22/07/2019, 13:30 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 12/08/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.25 hours per week
  • Salary: Band D, £21,589 - £24,799 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: North West Leicestershire District Council, Leicestershire

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Trainee Solicitor

Trainee Solicitor

Band D, £21,589 - £24,799 per annum, 2 year fixed term trainee contract

plus flexi-time, generous holiday entitlement and good pension scheme


Our friendly, proactive and Lexcel accredited Legal Services Team has an excellent opportunity for a Trainee Solicitor to join them. This trainee post will provide the opportunity to work with both our internal and external clients alongside more senior members of staff covering the council’s contentious and non-contentious work. Areas of practice will include regulatory enforcement, planning, commercial contracts, property, information governance and local government law. You will be responsible for managing a variety of tasks, working under pressure and managing a caseload of your own with supervision from the Legal Services Team. 

In order to be considered for this role you must hold a law degree (or equivalent) and be on track to have successfully completed the Legal Practice Course by 1 September 2019. 


For an informal discussion about this opportunity please contact Louis Sebastian, Legal Services Team Manager on 01530 454 770 or by email 

You can apply for any of our posts online at

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

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:   12 August 2019

Trainee Assessment Centre Date: 5 September 2019

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