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Debt Recovery Lawyer

Job Description

Service Care Legal are currently recruiting on behalf of a London Borough Council who are seeking a Debt Recovery Lawyer to join their team on a contract basis. Please find below further details with regards to this position.

ROLE: Debt Recovery Lawyer
RATE: £30-40 per hour
CONTRACT: 3 months with possibility of extension

Please note that this position would be hybrid working.

The Role of the Debt Recovery Lawyer

  • To deal with matters against leaseholders and freeholders for the recovery of both capital and revenue service charge debt
  • Responsible for preparing the council's case for presentation to the first tier tribunal (FTT) and county courts
  • To assist the enforcement manager and senior enforcement officer with issues relating to leasehold and freehold enforcement

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with a current practising certificate
  • Previous experience of dealing with Debt Recovery matters previously would be desirable
  • Previous working experience within a local authority would be highly desirable

The Benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Weekly payroll options

If you are interested in this position of a Debt Recovery Lawyer, please feel free to reach out to Lloyd Stanley on 01772 208969 or We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.