Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Principal Civil Litigation Solicitor

Service Care Legal are recruiting on behalf of a London Borough Council who are seeking a Team Leaader to join their Civil Litigation team on a contract basis.

Please find below further details regarding this position.



ROLE: Principal Litigation Solicitor
LOCATION: North West London / Hybrid working
CONTRACT: 3 months, although realistically going to be extended for long term role
RATE: £50.00 to £55.00 per hour

The Role



  • To oversee a team of 5 professionals within the litigation team, including NQ Lawyers and Legal Assistants

  • To manage a personal workload of matters related to housing, homelessness and licensing, covering multiple clients

  • To act as a senior liaison point for clients and to line manage and to provide professional support

  • To advise on high profile matters, including advising elected members at council meetings



The Person



  • A qualifedied Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with at least 5 years' PQE

  • Previous working experience within a local authroity would be essential for this position

  • Experience of managing or supervising a team within a Civil Litigation envornment is essential

  • Strong interpersonal and management skills are essential


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.