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Senior Housing Lawyer

Job Description

Service Care Legal are currently working alongside a highly reputable London Borough Council who are seeking a Senior Housing Lawyer to join their team on a contract basis. Please find below further details regarding this position.

ROLE: Senior Housing Lawyer
RATE: £50.00 to £55.00 per hour
CONTRACT: 3 months ongoing

Please note that this position would require office attendance 3 days per week.

The Role of the Senior Housing Lawyer

  • To mange and progress a caseload of Housing Litigation matters through to completion
  • Matters will include homelessness & allocations, possession proceedings (all grounds), unauthorised occupier possession proceedings and injunctions
  • To support, supervise and manage more junior legal staff members

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with a minimum of 2 years' PQE
  • Housing Law working experience within a local authority would be essential for this position
  • Experience in supervising of junior staff members would be desirable

If this Senior Housing Lawyer role sounds like an opportunity of interest, please contact Lloyd Stanley on 01772 208969 , or email We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.