Service Care Solutions Ltd

Lawyer (Police)

Service Care Legal are recruiting on behalf of the legal department of a police force based in the South West of England, who are seeking a Lawyer to join their team on a contract basis.

Please find below further details about this position.

Please note that this role would be fully remote working, and also requires Police vetting.

ROLE: Litigation Lawyer
LOCATION: South West England
RATE: £20.00 to £40.00 per hour
CONTRACT: 3 months ongoing

The Role

  • Investigate and case-manage pre-action and litigated civil claims against the Chief Constable.

  • Provide legal advice and guidance on all civil matters to the Chief Constable identifying legal and reputational risk.

  • To draft pleadings on behalf of the Chief Constable for submission at Court

  • Brief Counsel to attend trial on behalf of the Chief Constable, where appropriate

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with at least 2 years' PQE

  • Previous experienced in dealing with Personal injury and Civil Claims handling would be highly desirable

  • Previous working experience of working in the public sector is highly desirable

If this 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.

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