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Prosecutions Lawyer

Job Description

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

ROLE: Prosecutions Lawyer
LOCATION: South London
RATE: £50.00 to £60.00 per hour umbrella
CONTRACT: Initial 3 months with potential for extension

Please note that this role would be a hybrid working position.

The Role of the Prosecutions Lawyer

  • To assist the Senior Prosecutions Lawyer in progressing full caseloads of Prosecutions work to completion
  • The caseload will be a mixture of Criminal Litigation work including licensing matters
  • To attend court when required to do so

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with a minimum of 2 years' PQE
  • Recent experience of working in a similar position within a local government (or public sector) environment would be required
  • Experience of dealing with the Licensing Act 2003 would be essential for this role

The Benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Weekly payroll opportunities

If this Prosecutions Lawyer role 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.