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Lawyer - Litigation

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Job ID:

21147

Practice Area(s):

Litigation

Location:

Warwickshire, West Midlands 

Role:

Qualified Lawyer
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Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

26.04.2022

Employer type:

Local Authority
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Job Description:

£41,591 - £44,624

Stratford on Avon and Warwick District Councils have recently joined forces to create a shared Legal Team for South Warwickshire providing a full range of legal services to both authorities.

We have a vacancy in the team for a lawyer specialising in the broad range of litigation matters dealt with by District Councils. It is an exciting time to join an expanding legal team that is friendly and supportive with a strong team ethic. We support two progressive, ambitious local authorities involved in a range of exciting projects in a great part of the country. You will be directly involved in varied and high-quality legal work and make a positive difference to our communities.  

 Whilst applications from experienced litigation lawyers are welcomed, we also encourage applications from lawyers with less experience of litigation but with an enthusiasm to develop and grow your experience. Most importantly, we seek applications from enthusiastic and adaptable people who are motivated to use their research and analytical skills to provide practical, solution-focused legal advice to our internal clients.

Local government experience is desirable, but we welcome applications from people from all parts of the legal sector. We will accept applications from qualified solicitors, barristers and fellows of the Institute of Legal Executives.

Applications for part-time working will be accepted.

We have offices in the centre of historic Stratford upon Avon and Leamington Spa. We also embrace flexible, agile working arrangements including home working.

For a confidential discussion about this role, please contact Ross Chambers, Legal Services Manager, on 01789 260471 or email ross.chambers@stratford-dc.gov.uk

Staff benefits include:
  • Bupa health cash plan
  • Local Government pension scheme
The Council supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people with disabilities.

Closing date: 19 May 2022

Interviews: Week commencing 23 May 2022

For more information on this role and/or to apply for this role please click on the 'Enquire/Apply' button below.
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Stratford-on-Avon District Council and Warwick District Council Elizabeth House, Church Street
Warwickshire, West Midlands, United Kingdom

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Stratford-on-Avon District Council and Warwick District Council
Elizabeth House, Church Street
Warwickshire, West Midlands, United Kingdom
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Lawyer - Litigation

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Job ID:

21147

Practice Area(s):

Litigation

Location:

Warwickshire, West Midlands 

Role:

Qualified Lawyer
col-narrow-right   

Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

26.04.2022

Employer type:

Local Authority
col-wide   

Job Description:

£41,591 - £44,624

Stratford on Avon and Warwick District Councils have recently joined forces to create a shared Legal Team for South Warwickshire providing a full range of legal services to both authorities.

We have a vacancy in the team for a lawyer specialising in the broad range of litigation matters dealt with by District Councils. It is an exciting time to join an expanding legal team that is friendly and supportive with a strong team ethic. We support two progressive, ambitious local authorities involved in a range of exciting projects in a great part of the country. You will be directly involved in varied and high-quality legal work and make a positive difference to our communities.  

 Whilst applications from experienced litigation lawyers are welcomed, we also encourage applications from lawyers with less experience of litigation but with an enthusiasm to develop and grow your experience. Most importantly, we seek applications from enthusiastic and adaptable people who are motivated to use their research and analytical skills to provide practical, solution-focused legal advice to our internal clients.

Local government experience is desirable, but we welcome applications from people from all parts of the legal sector. We will accept applications from qualified solicitors, barristers and fellows of the Institute of Legal Executives.

Applications for part-time working will be accepted.

We have offices in the centre of historic Stratford upon Avon and Leamington Spa. We also embrace flexible, agile working arrangements including home working.

For a confidential discussion about this role, please contact Ross Chambers, Legal Services Manager, on 01789 260471 or email ross.chambers@stratford-dc.gov.uk

Staff benefits include:
  • Bupa health cash plan
  • Local Government pension scheme
The Council supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people with disabilities.

Closing date: 19 May 2022

Interviews: Week commencing 23 May 2022

For more information on this role and/or to apply for this role please click on the 'Enquire/Apply' button below.