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Housing Litigation Solicitor

  • Job reference: JBHIS/2306
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
Job description: *JBHIS/2306
*Location: London
*Job type: Temporary
*Area of Expertise: Housing Litigation


I currently have an opportunity for a Solicitor to join the Housing Litigation department a Local Authority in London. The role is a temporary contract for 6 months but is likely to be ongoing after the initial period.


The day to day role will include handling a caseload of Housing Litigation and Commercial matters. Which will include possession action, housing fraud, ASB, nuisance, squatters and tenancy fraud. The role will include attending court and working closely with other departments in the Council.


The ideal candidate will:
*Be a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with a current practising certificate
*Have at least 3 years' experience working in Housing Litigation
*Preferable experience includes commercial landlord and tenant and general litigation
*Ideally you will have the above experience with a Local Authority, however candidates with public sector, private practice or in house experience will be considered


Should you wish to discuss this role before applying please contact Joel Baron:
Telephone: 01772 208969
Email: joel.baron@servicecare.org.uk.
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Service Care Legal is a specialist recruitment agency supplying temporary and permanent professionals to Private Practices, Local Authorities and In-house Legal Departments nationwide. We have in-depth experience of recruiting at all levels within the legal industry and consultants who specialise in specific markets to ensure you have a dedicated point of contact who's an expert in your area.


We also offer a £250 referral bonus if you know of anyone who may be interested in this role. Please contact Joel on 01772 208969 with any referrals.