Lawyer
London

Public and Private Law Lawyer

Ref: 148| Posted: 12th Sep 20172017-09-12

This vacancy is no longer advertised
GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION
 
We are keen to speak to qualified Lawyers with substantial litigation experience who would be available to work on a 9 month (approx.) contract in Central London.
 
ABOUT OUR CLIENT
 
Our client is a leading UK supplier responsible for a number of public sector contracting opportunities.
 
THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT
 
  • Substantial litigation experience (PQE 2 years is essential, PQE 3 years + is desirable)
  • Good legal skills
  • Able to work to deadlines
  • Able to manage a high caseload
  • Build and maintain good working relationships
  • Knowledge of the law relating to injunctions and/or public law would be an advantage, but is not essential
  • Previous employment within the Public Sector/Government would be an advantage but is not essential.
 
JOB DESCRIPTION 
 
  • Conducting a mixed work load of injunctions and other civil litigation which would include private and public law actions.
  • Draft witness statements
  • Liaise with clients
  • Provide legal and policy advice to clients
  • Oversee the conduct of all files taking them through to settlement and or litigation when necessary
 
REMUNERATION PACKAGE ON OFFER 
 
Competitive hourly rate.