Legal Counsel - Property Litigation - In House

  • Job Reference: 67842IHP
  • Date Posted: 3 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: Kent
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: bens
  • Sector: Commercial Lit, Commercial Property, Environmental Lit, Landlord and Tenant, In House
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

OUR CLIENT

An exciting opportunity for a solicitor 2 + PQE with a litigation background to make an in house career move to a high profile organisation. The role will be based in Kent but has easy access to South London/Essex.

THE ROLE

As a key member of well regarded in house legal team, you will be expected to manage a mainly contentious workload, providing high quality, commercially focused, dispute resolution and public law legal support to the board and stakeholders.

The post-holder will be expected to also handle a general commercial litigation workload including property and landlord and tenant disputes, advising on and managing Judicial Review proceedings, environmental and GDPR work

The post holder will be expected to; manage advocacy and information requests, advise stakeholders and management on governance matters in addition to the management of external counsel

The Candidate

Applicants must be able to demonstrate strong technical and commercial skills, with experience of working in any of the following areas: dispute resolution, property litigation /public law.

The successful candidate will be offered a competitive salary and a generous benefits and work life balance .

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.