Professional Discipline and Regulatory Barrister

  • Job Reference: 71239
  • Date Posted: 28 August 2020
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Market
  • Sector: Healthcare, Professional Negligence, Regulatory, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marian Lloyd-Jones
  • Email: marian@ll-j.com
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description

THE FIRM

One of the leading providers of legal services within health and social care, professional discipline and social housing.

THE ROLE

Within a top tier ranked professional discipline team which acts for a significant number of regulatory bodies, primarily in the health sector but, increasingly, more widely across a number of professional disciplines.

They are now seeking ambitious individuals ideally to help build and develop their practice in the North of England, servicing clients both locally and nationally.

The work largely involves presenting cases but also requires managing an investigatory caseload where it is alleged that the registrant's fitness to practise is impaired through misconduct, competence or health issues and preparing those cases for hearings before panels and committees of the relevant regulators. Advocacy typically involves interim and substantive hearings.

ABOUT YOU

A Barrister with previous experience in the field of regulation and professional discipline is strongly preferred, although this is not essential.

This is a great opportunity to join a friendly, dynamic and expanding team in a market leading firm with the opportunity to influence and shape the ways the dispute advocacy service evolves moving forwards.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.