Principal Litigation Lawyer

  • Category
    Legal - Civil Practice
  • Location
    Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
  • Salary
    23.39 £ - 29 £ / Hour
  • External Reference

Principal Litigation Lawyer
*A Local Authority in Hertfordshire is looking for a Principal Litigation Lawyer to join their team on a three month

Purpose of the job:
*To be responsible to the Legal Services Manager for an effective provision of litigation and common law legal services and management of the Council's Litigation Team whilst carrying a complex case and legal advice workload

Your duties will include:
*You will be managing the provision of a comprehensive and effective litigation legal services protecting the Council's interests in all contentious cases
*You will be undertaking a workload of the most complex contentious cases representing the Council at tribunals, Magistrate's Court, County Court, High Court and appellate courts whenever appropriate including the advocacy
*You will be representing the Council at Planning Public Inquiries and any other public tribunal or Body exercising quasi-judicial functions whenever
*You will be instructing and liaising with Counsel and outside professional experts and agents in respect of the matters above
*You will be drafting all types of documents necessary and to and to assess all evidence necessary to enable cases to proceed

Please apply as soon as possible for immediate consideration
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