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 Lloyd.stanley@servicecare.org.uk.

We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.




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