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Litigation and Licensing Solicitor

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Job ID:

13142

Practice Area(s):

Environmental, Licensing, Litigation/Prosecutions

Location:

Northamptonshire, East Midlands 

Role:

Qualified Lawyer
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Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

09.03.2020

Employer type:

Local Authority
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Job Description:

£38,813 - £43,662

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Legal team for a Litigation and Licensing Solicitor who has extensive knowledge and experience in Licensing Law and Environmental Protection

Northampton Borough Council, Daventry District Council and South Northamptonshire will merge to become West Northamptonshire in April 2021 and this vacancy will form a crucial role moving forward into Unitary.

The Job:

As a member of the Borough Secretary’s departmental team, you will assist the Senior Litigation Solicitor in providing legal advice to members and officers of the Council

The Person:

In this role the successful candidate will be part of the wider team legal team and assist the Borough Secretary and Monitoring Officer in his/her duties.

Duties will include providing advice on the areas below: -

  • Licensing law, (including taxis and private hire, alcohol licensing, entertainment and premises licensing, gambling and gaming licensing). 
  • Community and Environment / Public Protection, including environmental health, environmental protection, public health, food and safety.
  • Commercial / non-residential tenancy enforcement
  • Private sector housing enforcement work (including enforcement relating to Houses in Multiple Occupation)
  • Insurance law (including areas such as personal injury, negligence, defective premises, occupiers’ liability, employers’ liability and public liability). 
  • Planning enforcement
  • Debt recovery
  • Contract disputes
  • Judicial review
  • A mixture of local authority prosecution and litigation matters, general civil and criminal litigation matters including attending and advising decision-making bodies of the Council as required.

For further information or to apply, please click on the Enquire/Apply button below.

Closing date: 6 April 2020 12 Noon

For additional information, please contact James Chadwick (Senior Litigation Solicitor) on 01604 837822
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Northampton Borough Council
Northamptonshire, East Midlands, United Kingdom

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Northampton Borough Council
Northamptonshire, East Midlands, United Kingdom
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Litigation and Licensing Solicitor

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Job ID:

13142

Practice Area(s):

Environmental, Licensing, Litigation/Prosecutions

Location:

Northamptonshire, East Midlands 

Role:

Qualified Lawyer
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Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

09.03.2020

Employer type:

Local Authority
col-wide   

Job Description:

£38,813 - £43,662

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Legal team for a Litigation and Licensing Solicitor who has extensive knowledge and experience in Licensing Law and Environmental Protection

Northampton Borough Council, Daventry District Council and South Northamptonshire will merge to become West Northamptonshire in April 2021 and this vacancy will form a crucial role moving forward into Unitary.

The Job:

As a member of the Borough Secretary’s departmental team, you will assist the Senior Litigation Solicitor in providing legal advice to members and officers of the Council

The Person:

In this role the successful candidate will be part of the wider team legal team and assist the Borough Secretary and Monitoring Officer in his/her duties.

Duties will include providing advice on the areas below: -

  • Licensing law, (including taxis and private hire, alcohol licensing, entertainment and premises licensing, gambling and gaming licensing). 
  • Community and Environment / Public Protection, including environmental health, environmental protection, public health, food and safety.
  • Commercial / non-residential tenancy enforcement
  • Private sector housing enforcement work (including enforcement relating to Houses in Multiple Occupation)
  • Insurance law (including areas such as personal injury, negligence, defective premises, occupiers’ liability, employers’ liability and public liability). 
  • Planning enforcement
  • Debt recovery
  • Contract disputes
  • Judicial review
  • A mixture of local authority prosecution and litigation matters, general civil and criminal litigation matters including attending and advising decision-making bodies of the Council as required.

For further information or to apply, please click on the Enquire/Apply button below.

Closing date: 6 April 2020 12 Noon

For additional information, please contact James Chadwick (Senior Litigation Solicitor) on 01604 837822