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Senior Prosecutions Lawyer

  • Job reference: JHSPLTH/2508
  • Location: East London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
Job description: An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Prosecutions Lawyer to join a local authority in London on a temporary basis. They are looking for someone to join their Enforcement and Litigation team to help with their increased workload and ever-growing department.
You will be an experienced Prosecutions Lawyer and join their office on a temporary basis. The role will include working within their small but busy Enforcement and Litigation team to help them with matters relating to various enforcement matters and non-routine criminal proceedings that arise in the public sector.
Duties and Responsibilities
*You will have conduct of the magistrate's court cases including advocacy.
*Carrying an extensive Criminal Prosecution caseload of high profile, complex matters.
*Providing a high quality of representation to the Council on matters relating to public sector Criminal Prosecution matters.
*Drafting legal letters and legal agreements to meet tight deadlines.
Experienced Required
*Minimum 1 years PQE of Criminal Prosecutions within a senior role
*Strong experience of enforcement matters and knowledge of the Alcohol Licensing Law would be desirable
*Local Authority experience, however good private practice experience may be considered

If you are interested in applying for this Senior Prosecutions Lawyer role, please do not delay in sending your application to jack.heaton@servicecare.org.uk or calling 01772 208969 to discuss this role in more detail. If you are not interested in this position but would like to know about other opportunities, please visit www.servicecare.org.uk/legal to view our open vacancies.

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