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Litigation Solicitor – Adult Care

  • Location:

    Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £38 per hour

  • Contact:

    Matthew Crook

  • Contact email:

    mcrook@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    MC-91

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Duration:

    2 Months

  • Expiry date:

    07 Apr 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2020-03-10

JOB DESCRIPTION
 
JOB TITLE:                   Litigation Solicitor – Adult Care
DEPARTMENT:            Legal
 
Akton Recruitment are seeking to employ a Litigation Solicitor for a client based in Wilshire.
 
JOB PURPOSE
 
The purpose of the role is to provide high quality legal advice and to competently manage a caseload of legal work. You will be expected to provide high quality and well researched legal advice to client departments to the agreed timescales. In providing legal advice, managing a case, undertaking advocacy and meeting with clients, to take responsibility for demonstrating through preparation, research and application of rigorous analytical problem-solving methods.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
  • To undertake litigious cases where appropriate.
  • To work effectively with other colleagues and team members in respect of complex work or projects, including the provision of training on legal issues to internal and external persons or agencies.
  • To undertake legal research where necessary and with respect to new legislation
  • To be responsible for preparing reports for and attending committees, working parties and other meetings where legal advice is required.
  • To utilise the legal case management system and assist in the implementation of any new information technology or other systems that may be necessary for the efficient working of the team/department.
 
 
For further information contact Matt on: 01772 428186