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Litigation Lawyer

  • Job reference: JHLLWHC/0109
  • Location: Hertfordshire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
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Job description: An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Litigation Lawyer to join a local authority in Hertfordshire on a temporary basis. They are looking for someone to join their Litigation team to help with their increased workload after taking on the legal work of another district council.
You will be an experienced Litigation Lawyer and join their office on a temporary basis. Within this role, you will be working as part of their busy Litigation team to assist them with matters relating to general Litigation.
Duties and Responsibilities
*Working with an extensive Litigation caseload.
*Assisting with a range of Civil Litigation matters, in particular Housing Litigation.
*You will conduct your own advocacy.
*Providing a high quality of representation to the Council on matters relating to public sector Civil Litigation matters.
*Drafting legal letters and legal agreements to meet tight deadlines.
Experienced Required
*Must be a qualified Solicitor with a current practising certificate.
*Minimum 1 year PQE within Litigation.
*Local Authority experience, however good private practice experience may be considered

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