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Housing Disrepair Lawyer

Job Description

Service Care Legal are recruiting on behalf of a London Borough Council who are recruiting for a Housing Lawyer on a contract basis. Please find below further details regarding the vacancy and the person specification.

ROLE: Housing Lawyer
LOCATION: North London
RATE: £40.00 to £46.50 per hour
CONTRACT: 3 month ongoing, 36 hours per week

The Role

  • To progress a full caseload of housing law matters through to completion
  • Matters will predominantly be Housing Disrepair matters but may also include other areas such as homelessness, injunctions and possession claims
  • Working closely with internal client department to deliver excellent client care

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with a minimum of 2 years' PQE
  • To have 2 years'+ worth of Housing Disrepair working experience
  • Previous local authority working experience would be highly desirable for this role
  • Good experience of attending court and general litigation experience

If this sounds like an opportunity of interest, please feel free to reach out to Lloyd Stanley on 01772 208969 , or email We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.