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

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